In pursuing a BA in Global Affairs UB students will study and answer important questions related to international politics, covering issues of power, global policies, international law, and economics.
Students interested in international relations, global economic development, human rights, conflict, international law, political economy and international organizations are well-suited for a BA in Global Affairs. This degree will help students prepare for a career working with non-governmental organizations, international organizations, government service, graduate school or law school among other alternatives. 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, Linguistics, History, Sociology, and Communication among others.