International Studies at BHSU


Broaden your horizons with an International Studies Minor at Black Hills State University. Prepare yourself for your future by expanding your knowledge in cultures around the world. Learn about business from an international perspective.

International Studies Minor Requirements

21 Semester Hours

  • BADM 407 - International Business
  • GEOG 210 - World Regional Geography
  • POLS 250 - Introduction to International Relations
  • SOC 350 - Race and Ethnic Relations

Take three courses from the following, no more than two courses from any single prefix.

  • ANTH 210 - Cultural Anthropology
  • ECON 405 - Comparative Economic Systems
  • ENGL 211 - World Lit I
  • GEOG 459 - Political Geography
  • HIST 313 - History of the Middle East
  • HIST 412 - History of the Far East
  • HIST 418 - History of Latin America
  • HIST 444 - History of Modern Russia
  • HIST 447 - History of Modern Germany
  • HUM 388 - Readings in Nonwestern Religions
  • POLS 341 - Europe Democratic Government
  • POLS 349 - Politics of Nonwestern Nations
  • POLS 411 - International Political Economy


NOTE Students will be required to pass a test demonstrating intermediate college level proficiency in any foreign language. This test may be passed at any time prior to graduation.

*Current students, please refer to the DegreeWorks Dashboard in MyBHSU to confirm your major requirements.


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