International Studies Advising

IS Cadet Handbook 2011-2012 

Institute Core Curriculum: Note that EN 101 and 102 must be passed with a grade of C or better. The fourth class math requirement may be filled by other math courses with the approval of the head of the International Studies Department.

International Studies Core Curriculum: IS majors must complete the following courses with a grade of C or better: HI 103-104, 205-206, PO 201, 314, 325, 331, 333, 389, 434, HI 324 or 325, and EC 306.

Political Science (PO) electives should be filled with any PO course offered by the Department of International Studies and Political Science.

History electives may be filled from the following courses: HI 307,308, 319, 324, 325, 330, 333, 334, 344, 346, 335, 348, 350, 356, 361, 365, 368, 373, 374, 375, 382, 435, 451, 452, 453, 454, and 474.

Economics electives may be filled from the following courses: EC 401, 404, 410, and BU 306.

English electives should be filled with any literature course at VMI, as well as EN 330, EN 332, EN 340, EN 345.

The science elective may be filled from the following courses: AT 201, 204, BI 215, 311, 312, EL 201, 402, GE 201, 202, 204, PY 201, 202, 322, and 323.

The minimum foreign language requirement for majors is one foreign language through the 300 level, or two foreign languages, each through the 200 level.

Minors in other disciplines and double majors are permitted. Consult with the Head of the International Studies Department.