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34 BA Degrees in Area studies

Students who are serious about entering the job market can often pursue a university degree. The BA or Bachelor of Arts is a three-to-four-year undergraduate degree. It usually concentrates on the arts or sciences. What is a BA in Area Studies? This program helps students to strengthen their knowledge of culture, society and the politics of a specific geological or cultural area. Usually, they can… Read more

Students who are serious about entering the job market can often pursue a university degree. The BA or Bachelor of Arts is a three-to-four-year undergraduate degree. It usually concentrates on the arts or sciences.

What is a BA in Area Studies? This program helps students to strengthen their knowledge of culture, society and the politics of a specific geological or cultural area. Usually, they can take courses analyzing complex political and social structures. Some curriculum may also include current event courses. In addition to traditional lectures, there may be seminars and professional speakers who can help degree-seeking students gain a better understanding of how smaller areas of the world fit into the global framework.

Students may develop political insight, analysis of current events and communication skills after achieving a BA in Area Studies. These skills lend themselves to new careers and may help students become more aware of the world around them.

It is important to remember that not all universities have the same tuition costs. A school may cost less or more depending on the specific institution, program length, and country of study.

With a bachelor’s degree in area studies, prospective employees may be able to search for jobs in many industries. For instance, some graduates may gravitate towards careers as human resource assistants for federal government agencies, program directors for disaster services or as assistant teachers for cultural exchange programs. Many of these careers can highlight the vast cultural knowledge that these individuals may have gained. For employees of government agencies, knowledge of politics and social structure is important. Similarly, to work for a disaster service or as a teacher, you may have to analyze complex social structures.

If a prospective student is interested in area studies, then he or she may find a degree plan online or at campuses around the world. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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European College for Liberal Studies
Barcelona, Spain +5 More

BA - Bachelor of Arts in Asian Studies (180 credits) (choose optional minor)

BA - Bachelor of Arts in Asian Studies (180 credits) (choose optional minor) -
BA
Full-time
3 - 4 years
English
Campus
 
The John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin
Lublin, Poland

Studying the phenomenon of European integration with the strong focus on legal aspects of the process of “creating an ever closer union among the peoples of Europe” our gradua ... +

Studying the phenomenon of European integration with the strong focus on legal aspects of the process of “creating an ever closer union among the peoples of Europe” our graduates obtain qualifications of Specialist for European Affairs. The graduates are fluent in areas that are a key part of European legal regulations. They become specialists in the scope of European problems and acquire professional skills that are demanded on the European labor market. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Carleton University Undergraduate
Ottawa, Canada

At Carleton, you can structure your BA according to what you want to achieve. You can pursue an intensive four-year Honors degree or a three-year General program. You can choo ... +

At Carleton, you can structure your BA according to what you want to achieve. You can pursue an intensive four-year Honors degree or a three-year General program. You can choose a minor subject to complement your major subject and you can, in certain cases, pursue a concentration or a specialization—a set of courses directed towards a designated area of expertise, such as African studies, anthropology, linguistics, etc. -
BA
Full-time
3 - 4 years
English (Canada)
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of Lincoln
Lincoln, United Kingdom

BA (Hons) American Studies at the University of Lincoln offers students a distinctive interdisciplinary degree drawing on expertise across the University of Lincoln in America ... +

BA (Hons) American Studies at the University of Lincoln offers students a distinctive interdisciplinary degree drawing on expertise across the University of Lincoln in American history, literature, film, music, theatre, visual arts, foreign policy and politics. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Leiden University
Leiden, Netherlands +9 More

The English-taught bachelor’s programme in South and Southeast Asian Studies offers you a wide range of options for studying this region in all its diversity.

The English-taught bachelor’s programme in South and Southeast Asian Studies offers you a wide range of options for studying this region in all its diversity. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of Stirling
Stirling, United Kingdom

Multilingual graduates with a firm grasp of business and marketing are highly sought-after in the global job market. Bringing together these valuable skills, our course in Int ... +

Multilingual graduates with a firm grasp of business and marketing are highly sought-after in the global job market. Bringing together these valuable skills, our course in International Management Studies with European Languages and Society is perfect preparation for a range of exciting career opportunities. -
BA
Full-time
Part-time
48 months
English
Campus
 
SOAS University of London
London, United Kingdom

This 4-year degree focuses on the languages and cultures of sub-Saharan Africa. It includes the study of an African language and a wide choice of modules in the related cultur ... +

This 4-year degree focuses on the languages and cultures of sub-Saharan Africa. It includes the study of an African language and a wide choice of modules in the related cultural fields of Literature, Art, Performance and Religion-Philosophy. It includes a year studying in Africa. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
28 Sep 2020
Campus
 
National Research Tomsk State University
Tomsk, Russia

The Bachelor Program “Siberia: Russian Area Studies and Business Communication” is a full-time program with a focus on Siberia as a vital area both in Russia and in the world. ... +

The Bachelor Program “Siberia: Russian Area Studies and Business Communication” is a full-time program with a focus on Siberia as a vital area both in Russia and in the world. There is a possibility to study in distant mode! We believe that the best way to study the region is to be deeply involved in its everyday life, communication, and culture. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
01 Sep 2020
10 Jul 2020
Campus
Online
 
Eötvös Loránd University
Budapest, Hungary

The program is offered by the School of English and American Studies. The program can be completed either as a major or a minor program, the latter is only available for stude ... +

The program is offered by the School of English and American Studies. The program can be completed either as a major or a minor program, the latter is only available for students who study in other major programs at ELTE. Students taking the program as a major opt for either the English or the American track at the end of the first term. The three-year-long program does not provide teaching qualifications. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Centre for European Studies at Jagiellonian University
Kraków, Poland

3-year BA programme taught in English offers you a great opportunity to gain excellent academic experience studying in one of the best Polish universities multiplied by practi ... +

3-year BA programme taught in English offers you a great opportunity to gain excellent academic experience studying in one of the best Polish universities multiplied by practical knowledge and innovative approach to education. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
University of Bucharest
Bucharest, Romania

A three-year undergraduate program dedicated to training future experts and leadership in European affairs and international relations.

A three-year undergraduate program dedicated to training future experts and leadership in European affairs and international relations. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of Johannesburg
Johannesburg, South Africa

The programme consists of compulsory and elective modules regarding humanities and human sciences in African studies.

The programme consists of compulsory and elective modules regarding humanities and human sciences in African studies. -
BA
Full-time
12 - 18 months
English
Jan 2021
Campus
 
The University of Nottingham Ningbo China
Ningbo, China

The first year comprises a special programme of English for Academic Purposes designed by highly experienced staff from the acclaimed Centre for English Language Learning (CEL ... +

The first year comprises a special programme of English for Academic Purposes designed by highly experienced staff from the acclaimed Centre for English Language Learning (CELE) at the University of Nottingham. -
BA
Full-time
3 - 4 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College
New Town, USA +1 More

The N.A.S. program is an interdisciplinary program focused on the Indigenous peoples of the Americas with an emphasis on the Plains Indians, particularly the Mandan, Hidatsa, ... +

The N.A.S. program is an interdisciplinary program focused on the Indigenous peoples of the Americas with an emphasis on the Plains Indians, particularly the Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara. The curriculum provides an interdisciplinary and scholarly approach to Native American Studies from a Native perspective. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
Campus
 
The Catholic University In Ružomberok
Ružomberok, Slovakia

The BA program in English and American Studies takes 3 years and it allows students to improve their English language and get acquainted with English and American history, lit ... +

The BA program in English and American Studies takes 3 years and it allows students to improve their English language and get acquainted with English and American history, literature, and culture. Graduates may continue in their MA studies or find interesting positions requiring knowledge of the English language and English-speaking countries. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English, Slovak
Campus
 

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