International studies as defined by the Institute of International Studies allow as many disciplines as possible to become involved in the internationalizing of the University. In its conception, the Institute believes international implies the wholeness, the complexity, and the interdependence of all nations of the world. The Institute proposes five dimensions to global learning:
The Political Science program’s mission includes an emphasis on opportunities to engage in the broader world, consistent with the University’s international mission.
Dr. Chad Stebbins
Department Head, International Studies
3950 E. Newman Rd.
Joplin, MO 64801