Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the department located?

The Institute for Global Interdisciplinary Studies is located in 36 Garey. The general office number is 610.519.6302. (Directions to campus).

What can I do with a major in Global Interdisciplinary Studies?

The major in global interdisciplinary studies is a reiteration of theAugustinian vision of an engaged community of learners within theglobal context. The purpose of the institute centers on the College’sservice to the broader University community in the humanization andglobalization of the professions and disciplines.

Are there internships available?

Yes, there are. The Institute is affiliated with quite a few agenciesthat enable eligible students to complete a fulltime internshiptailored to their individual interests, take an academic course oftheir choice, and receive academic credit for their work.

Excellent placements are available in the government, nonprofit organizations and corporations - as well as numerous international organizations.