Bachelor of Arts in International Affairs
This degree requires 120 completed credit hours, and is
designed to provide you with:
- Political Theory
- Political Principles
- Government Practices
Bachelor/Juris Doctor 3+3 Program
This plan is eligible for NAU's 3+3 program offered in conjunction with the University of Arizona's James E. Rogers College of Law. This programs allows outstanding students to substitute their final year of undergraduate studies with their first year of law school and earn an undergraduate (BS or BA) and law (JD) degree in six instead of seven years. Please refer to the Bachelor/Juris Doctor 3+3 Program catalog page for more information.
You must complete 120 units of coursework as outlined below:
- At least 35 units of liberal studies
- At least 54 units of major requirements - 18 core + 16 POS component + 15 elective + 6 language
- At least 16 units of language requirements - 6 must be 300/400 level
- Elective courses, if needed, to reach an overall
total of at least 120 units
Be aware that some courses required for your degree may have
pre-requisites that you must also take. Check the courses in the appropriate
You must complete Northern Arizona University’s diversity
requirements by taking two 3-unit courses:
- One in U.S. ethnic diversity
- One in global diversity awareness
These courses may be used to meet other requirements within
your academic plan if you choose them carefully.
Northern Arizona University requires that at least 30 units
of the courses you take for your degree be upper-division courses (those
numbered 300 and above).
Finally, please note that you may be able to use some
courses to meet more than one requirement; however, you must still meet the
total of at least 120 units to graduate. Contact your adviser for details.
- Policy Analyst
- Business Executive
- Foreign Service
- Global Strategist
- Civil Servant