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International Minors

At Wake Forest University, we recognize that our students live, learn, and work in an increasingly interconnected and global society.  By pursing an internationally-focused minor, students will acquire a global understanding of issues and become empowered to apply their knowledge within specific regional and thematic contexts.

Students may choose to study from the following interdisciplinary minors:

African Studies
Coordinator: Senior Lecturer in Political Science Yomi Durotoye

East Asian Studies
Coordinator: Associate Professor of History Robert Hellyer

Global Trade and Commerce Studies
Coordinator: Associate Provost and Kemper Professor of Business J. Kline Harrison

International Studies
Coordinator: Professor of Sociology Ian Taplin
For general inquiries, contact Jessica Francis

Latin American Studies
Director: Associate Professor of Political Science Peter Siavelis

Middle East and South Asia Studies
Coordinator: Professor of Political Science Charles Kennedy

Russian and East European Studies
Coordinator: Associate Professor of History Susan Rupp