The major in Global Studies introduces students to the variety and complexity of cultures around the world. Students are taught to understand people of other cultures, worldviews, and religions and to interact with them winsomely. Those majoring in Global Studies will be well equipped to communicate the gospel in various contexts and prepared for continued studies in seminary or graduate school.

  • Fully Online

  • On-Campus

At a Glance

  • 49

    Core Hours

  • 6

    Language Hours

  • 24

    Christian Studies Minor Hours

  • 30

    Global Studies Hours

  • 18

    Elective Hours

  • 127

    Total Hours

Program Courses


Below is a sample of the required courses. To see a complete list, view the academic catalog.

  • MIS 3500 – History of Christian Missions
  • MIS 4510 – Christian Missions: Principles & Practice
  • MIS 4520 – Anthropology for Cross-cultural Understanding
  • MIS 4610 – International Linguistics

What stood out to me was how Southeastern emphasized that we as students should not wait until we finish our education to go or to pursue ministry but that we should be reaching neighbors and friends with the gospel even while we are learning as students.

Kilby Helms

Bachelor of Arts in Global Studies and a certificate in TESL

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