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Global Studies

Globally relevant

integrating academics and cross-cultural experiences

Preparing Christian students to respond to key problems of global concern in culturally relevant ways that follow Kingdom principles.

Environmental Studies Major

Intercultural Studies Major

International Development Major

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Global Studies

Preparing you for the challenge of today’s multicultural world

Do you want to follow God’s leading to make a difference in an intercultural setting around the globe or in the United States? If so, a major or minor in the Department of Global Studies is for you! Prepare academically and experientialy to join the many Houghton Global Studies graduates serving around the world.


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