Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Area Studies
International Area Studies (IAS) General Information
International Area Studies (IAS) at Drexel University is an interdisciplinary, intercultural, and interactive major, linking language study with other academic disciplines such as politics, history, economics, sociology, anthropology, literature, and philosophy. It provides a critical foundation for understanding global political, social, and economic trends and developing intercultural awareness. It also offers an innovative framework for preparing responsible citizens who are aware of larger world issues and local concerns and are able to draw on a broad base of knowledge and skills when considering these challenges. The four concentrations - International Business and Economics; Justice and Human Rights; Global Science, Sustainability and Health, and Literature, Culture and the Arts - provide academic grounding, specialized knowledge, and language skills. They prepare students for study abroad, internships, and co-operative education, as well as life beyond graduation.
International Area Studies Concentrations
- International Business and Economics
- Justice and Human Rights
- Global Science, Sustainability and Health
- Literature, Culture and Arts