An International Studies major provides you with solid academic foundations, transformative international experiences, and sharp professional skills that qualify you for a variety of careers at home and abroad. You take engaging courses with expert professors dedicated to your personal, intellectual, and professional growth. You develop lasting friendships with fellow students committed to making the broader world a better place.

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The International Studies Program embraces diversity in all its forms. We welcome students from all ethnic, national, and racial backgrounds, sexual and gender identities, and religious and cultural traditions. We strive to create a collaborative environment where we learn from one another through respectful dialogue and informed discussion....

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Career readiness/Career pathways: David Green, INST; Space Needle & Kerry Park: Seattle University

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"Volunteering internationally and my internship in Seattle reinforced my desire to dedicate my professional life in service of others." Olivia Mejia-Martinez '17

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