Bringing together anthropology, geography, and global studies, the School of Global Integrative Studies prepares students to excel in an increasingly connected, complex, and ever-changing world—and change it for the better.

Our alumni are well-rounded global citizens capable of investigating, navigating, translating, doing business, and improving conditions across borders, oceans, and cultures.


Anthropology studies what it is to be human holistically from the interconnected perspectives of biology, behavior, and society.

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Why study anthropology?


Geography, the science of the spatial dimensions of societies and the environment, is critical to understanding the complexities of global change.

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Why study geography?


Global Studies majors gain unique perspective and broad knowledge of peoples, places and practices—and experience them firsthand.


Why study global studies?

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School of Global Integrative Studies Strategic Plan

Mission, Vision, Values, Directions, and Strategies

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How to Apply

Let curiosity move you to the College of Arts and Sciences. With specialized programs of study to match any interest area, hands-on research experience, and a campus at the heart of an innovative college city community, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln offers the ideal Big Ten experience at an affordable cost.

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