European Studies/Civilization is a program that focuses on the history, society, politics, culture, and economics of one or more of the peoples of the European Continent, including the study of European migration patterns and colonial empires.
European Studies/Civilization majors and degree programs generally include courses in historical and modern European politics, culture, economics, and society.
Search for colleges that offer a degree in European Studies (use the College Search feature and enter " European Studies " in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.
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What can you do with a major/degree in European Studies/Civilization?
A degree in this field offers students the opportunity to prepare for careers in education as secondary or postsecondary teachers. As well, careers in law, journalism, international business, and government.
Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in European Studies/Civilization:
Professional associations are groups of specialists dedicated to topics in particular fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.
- Center for European Policy Studies
- European Free Trade Association
- European Trade Promotion Organizations’ Association
Publications/Magazines in European Studies/Civilization: