Academics

WMU students practicing calligraphy in Japan.The global and international studies major in the College of Arts and Sciences at Western Michigan University offers a broad, integrative approach to the study of global and international issues, supported by the methods and theories of several disciplines, language study and regional case studies.

As a global and international studies major, you will work with the program advisor to customize a set of courses most appropriate to your interests and career aspirations. The degree may include a study abroad experience, international internships or other related experiences and opportunities.