International Studies

International Studies degree is a double degree offered in addition to a primary degree.

The international studies degree is OSU-Cascades unique dual degree program. It allows any interested undergraduate student the opportunity to explore the international dimensions of any primary major. International studies degree students complete advanced proficiency in a second language, four additional baccalaureate core courses in international studies, an international experience, and a senior thesis.

As an international studies degree participant, you will earn two degrees. The first degree, the primary degree, will be your chosen major in any department on campus. The international studies degree, or concurrent degree, will be in international studies in your primary degree department.

For example, if your primary degree is a B.S. in Liberal Studies, then the international studies degree would be a B.A. in International Studies in Liberal Studies.

B.A. in International Studies Curriculum

Students will complete both their primary degree major requirements and the international studies double degree major requirements to graduate. See the international studies guide for details about the degree at OSU-Cascades. 

It is advised that students who are interested in the international studies double degree to work with their academic advisor early to incorporate the requirements into their academic plan.

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