Portland-State-University 2014-2015 Bulletin

International Studies

341 East Hall (EH)



  • B.A.
  • Minor
  • Certificate in Asian Studies
  • Certificate in European Studies
  • Certificate in Latin American Studies
  • Certificate in Middle East Studies
  • Certificate in Contemporary Turkish Studies

The International Studies program offers a B.A. degree based on an interdisciplinary curriculum that provides both a global perspective and a comprehensive view of a selected geographic region of the world. Students can select a regional studies or an international development focus for the degree. This degree affords an excellent foundation for careers in which an understanding of international economic, political, social, and cultural affairs is of importance; it also provides a solid foundation for graduate work in the field.