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Student Outcomes

Upon completion of the International Studies major students will:

  • Develop critical thinking skills that would allow them to see the intellectual connections between disciplinary fields in their area of concentration.
  • Develop an awareness of diverse peoples, cultures, and ideas, and appreciate the importance of engaging in ongoing interdisciplinary learning to become informed, engaged, and responsible global citizens.
  • Learn to develop linkages between their interdisciplinary intellectual inquiries and their own ethical posi

Student Success: Natalie Bowman '16

Natalie Bowman

While at Iona, Natalie was inspired to pursue service-oriented projects and make impactful contributions to local and international communities. Most notably, she served as president for the Red Cross Club and participated in mission trips to the Dominican Republic and Scotland.

Natalie’s experiences at Iona not only helped her find her calling in life but also help others across the world.

Read more on Natalie's success at Iona.

Why choose Iona for International Studies?

In addition to exciting study abroad opportunities and our thriving internship program, you will have a chance to participate in Model United Nations and other leadership programs as well as independent research and writing projects.