Graduates from Georgia State’s University’s global studies program are trained to think critically about the connections between global and local issues, gaining the interdisciplinary tools and perspectives to work toward solutions. Graduates may work in corporate, government, health care, education or nonprofit sectors.

Upon graduation, our majors have taken the following next steps toward their career:

  • Entry level positions in business, politics and government
  • Graduate studies in many different fields including urban planning, business, and higher education administration
  • Service work including Peace Corps and Teach for America
  • Teaching English abroad
  • Professional studies such as law, medical or culinary school

Career Advising

GSU office of Career Service is your partner for career development, offering one-on-one help in exploring career options. It is a great first stop for global studies majors and approaching graduation.

Whether you’re just starting to think about what careers you’re interested in or you’re graduating and about to begin the job search, this office has the tools, tips and tricks you need to be successful.

The global studies program also offers advising relating to careers. Whether you are a first-year student exploring the major, a junior searching for an internship or a recent graduate looking for opportunities, our office looks forward to working with you.