Candidates for the Ignatian Global Scholars distinction may choose to fulfill the Curriculum component of the program requirements. IGS candidates take 4 courses with a global dimension. The Global Perspectives semester elective is required of all candidates and is taken during the sophomore or junior year. The remaining 3 courses may be selected from this list:

Religious Studies

  • World Religions

  • Faith in the Wild

  • Walking the Way

  • The Gospel According to Pop Culture

World Language

  • A 4th year of language study


  • World Literature

  • Other Voices in American Literature

  • AP English Language & Composition

Social Studies

  • AP European History

  • AP Human Geography

  • 20th Century World Wars


  • Environmental Science

  • AP Environmental Science

  • Marine Biology