International and Comparative Education Major

Description: A program that focuses on the educational phenomena, practices and institutions within different societies and states in comparative perspective, and the study of international educational issues. Includes instruction in comparative research methods, country- or area-specific studies, crossnational studies of learning and teaching styles, international educational policy and development, and analyses of educational migration patterns and experiences. Is International and Comparative Education the right major for you?
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International and Comparative Education Major

What Courses Do International and Comparative Education Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for International and Comparative Education majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Anthropology
  • Comparative Education
  • Computer Applications
  • Literacy and Development
  • Urban Education
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