The International and Area Studies Academic Program has provided information for students who plan to study abroad. Review your department’s responses to the Major Advising Questionnaires below, then contact the department directly with any additional questions
Berkeley Programs Questionnaire
Political Economy students may take a maximum of three (3) classes from outside the College of Letters and Science. Courses must be worth a minimum of 3 UC semester units.
Yes, but it is a limited list. Students are encouraged to connect with the major advisers to discuss how to best fit study abroad into your academic plan.
No. Students should talk to advisers to work out individual plans.
Students submit petitions. We usually respond within a week.
Yes, so long as that is the fall semester of their senior year.
The undergraduate adviser.
If possible, it is best to have completed all major requirements or at least all concentration courses before their last semester abroad.
Independent Programs Questionnaire
Students submit petitions for faculty review. We usually respond within a week.