Skip to main content
Belmont University logo
Globe

What You'll Study

GLOBAL LEADERSHIP STUDIES MAJOR COURSES

GLOBAL LEADERSHIP STUDIES CORE COURSES

  • GLS 1100: Introduction to Global Leadership ( 3 hours)
  • GLS 3100: Leadership Across Cultures (3 hours)
  • GLS 4015: Global Leadership Studies Capstone (3 hours)

TOOL REQUIREMENT

Participation in an approved Study Abroad program earning at least 3 hours of credit

AREA EMPHASIS

Choose 7 courses, at least one from each area

  • Communication and Psychology
  • Political Science
  • Religion
  • Business
  • History and Humanities

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

Total Credits Needed for Graduation: 128
Breakdown of Credits:
  • Global Leadership Studies Courses: 30 credit hours (minimum)
  • BELL Core/General Education: 53 credit hours (minimum)
    Minor: 18 credit hours
  • General Electives: 27 credit hours (minimum)
  • Students who earn a degree at Belmont must take their last 32 hours of credit at Belmont. 64 hours must have been earned from a senior college or university.

BELL Core/General Education Courses

Part 1 BELL Core: Signature Courses (for all students pursuing Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Liberal Studies)
  • BEL 1015: First Year Seminar (3 hours) **
  • Interdisciplinary Learning Community: (one course)
  • Junior Cornerstone: (0 or 3 hours - hours may be combined in another category) **
  • ENG 1010: First Year Writing (3 hours)
  • ENG 3010: Third Year Writing (3 hours) **
  • Religion: (6 hours)
** Non-transferable courses/must be taken at Belmont
Part 2 BELL Core: Foundation Courses: You will only take courses for one degree path listed below (Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science), but not both

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Global Leadership Studies

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Global Leadership Studies
Part 3 BELL Core: Degree Cognates: You will only take courses for one degree path listed below (Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science), but not both

According to the academic catalog, students should choose Degree Cognates in a different subject than the courses applying to the Foundations Courses (choose from 2 different prefixes).

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Global Leadership Studies

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in GLobal Leadership Studies