College for Women | School of Humanities, Arts and Sciences

International Studies

what can I do with a degree in International Studies?

With an international studies degree, St. Paul students are prepared for careers in:

  • Politics
  • Government
  • International affairs or foreign service
  • Law
  • Nonprofits
  • Business
  • Journalism
  • Broadcasting
  • Education or teaching
  • Non-governmental organizations

what will I study?

St. Kate’s international studies major provides a solid academic foundation, with courses drawn from the disciplines of economics, history and political science.

You must complete at least one semester of study abroad in your junior year and take two foreign language courses beyond the intermediate level. (If you plan to work in foreign service, we encourage four courses in the same language.)

Did you know?

  • International Studies is offered as a major and minor.

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why St. Kate’s?

At St. Catherine University, you will grow as a leader who engages with intention, acts with justice and serves with compassion. You will build personal relationships with faculty and students alike, while you become immersed in active and collaborative methods of learning to achieve your goals.


Major Course Requirements

Major Course Requirements

Explore the required, supporting and recommended courses.

Core Curriculum

Core Curriculum

The path to a baccalaureate degree at St. Kate’s begins with a core curriculum that emphasizes intellectual inquiry and social teaching; challenging students to transformational leadership.

Faculty

Faculty

Our faculty are global minded and dedicated researchers who are active in professional associations. Most of all, they’re passionate, caring teachers.

The St. Kate’s Experience

The St. Kate’s Experience

This unique program brings together resources, activities and personal support to help you achieve your goals.