Minor is for students interested in learning about the global environment,
food and nutrition, world health, economic development, literacy, foreign
aid, world trade, women-in-development, non-governmental organizations,
international careers and more. The Minor is available to undergraduates
interested in employment overseas or in domestic enterprises with international
Internships, independent study and study-abroad offer experiences in
traveling, overseas employment, writing grant proposals, developing foreign
language skills, project planning and program development. Studying
in areas of personal interest is encouraged.
All University of Rhode Island students are welcome to participate in
the URI Minor in International Development or take individual courses.
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