The International Studies program at UAA prepares students to be global citizens in an interdependent world.  International and intercultural understanding and competency are essential in all aspects of life and work, and this program seeks to prepare students to be contributing members of the international community.

Program Outcomes


Students will:

  • Demonstrate cross-cultural understanding through language study.
  • Demonstrate critical thinking about values, attitudes, and practices in an international context.
  • Demonstrate a multi-perspective understanding of a specific area (Canada, Europe, Russia, Northeast Asia).
  • Demonstrate effective written communication.