In pursuing a BA in Global Affairs UB students will study and answer important questions related to international politics, international power, global policies, international law, and international economics.
Students interested in international relations, international development, human rights, international conflict, international law, international political economy and international organizations are well-suited for a BA in Global Affairs. This new degree will help students prepare for a career working with non-governmental organizations, international organizations, government service, graduate school or law among other fields. Within the degree, students may take courses from the Political Science, Economics, Communication, and Sociology departments. The degree also allows students flexibility in designing a curriculum to meet individual needs.
A BA in Global Affairs is an excellent complement to other BA degrees including Political Science, Economics, Language, History, Sociology, and Communication among others.