Credits earned at Lone Star College transfer to any public college or university in Texas. Start smart with 2+2 (2 years at LSC and 2 years at the University of your choice) and get the first two years of your Bachelor's degree without the high-cost. Students save an average of $16,000 over two years.
Before you make your decision, be sure to:
Meet with an advisor to choose the right degree plan
To earn an Area of Concentration in IS, students must take at least 15 credit hours in IS-designated courses.
International Financial Reporting*
Introduction to International Business and Trade*
Survey of World Literature - Ancient World through the 16th Century
Survey of World Literature - 17th Century through Present
World Regional Geography
World History to 1492
World History from 1492
Introduction to World Religions
A student may also include one (1) foreign language course (3-4 credit hours). In addition, many core courses have been internationalized-from English to History to Art and Sciences.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Be sure to consult with your academic advisor regarding these courses' impact on your degree plan and transferability.
Area of Concentration in International Studies Program Total
Area of Concentration in International Studies Degree Program Total
1Communication component must include ENGL 1301 and one Speech course. 2Specifically designed for elementary and middle school teachers.3This course satisfies the mathematics core requirement of three semester hours; however, the fourth hour is not a part of the transfer core curriculum and may be transferred as an elective hour. 4Select two HIST courses.