The Transformational Link

The Transformational Link

The Transformational Link on the Allendale Campus was completed by Detroit artist Gary Kulak and represents a student's educational journey at GVSU.

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Mid Michigan Community College

Program Guide: International Relations

First Year

First Semester
ENG 111 3
MAT 124 5
Elective 3
Science Lab elective 4
15
Second Semester
ENG 222 3
Elective 3
Science elective 4
Foreign Language I 3
ECO 201 3
16
 

Second Year

First Semester
Foreign Language II 3
Elective 3
POL 250 3
ECO 202 3
Elective 3
15
Second Semester
Humanities elective 3
U.S. Diversity elective 3
Foreign Language III 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
15
 

NOTES:

  • Degree offered: B.A.  This major requires a fourth semester of a modern spoken foreign language.
  • Students should consider transferring after one year of basic courses.
  • This guide fulfills the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA).  Humanities elective must be a non-foreign language course.  Science electives must be selected from different disciplines.  Please check with your community college advisor for additional associate degree requirements.  GVSU will still honor the MACRAO agreement.
  • U.S. Diversity electives:  HIS 211, HIS 212, SOC 200, SOC 250

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Career opportunities in the field of international relations haveexpanded as interaction among nations has increased. Many international relations majors will pursue careers with multinational corporations in fields of international marketing, finance, and business. International careers in the public sector include opportunities in the Department of State, Department of Defense, Department of Commerce, and the Central Intelligence Agency, among others. Some graduates of the international relations program will pursue careers with international civic and nonprofit organizations. In addition, there is an increasing demand for professionals with international relations backgrounds in the fields of journalism, teaching, information technology, and research.

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