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School of International Studies
George Wilson Hall
Kathleen Hastings
School of International Studies
George Wilson Hall
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, California 95211

School of International Studies

The School of International Studies (SIS) is Pacific's window to the world. Through international, interdisciplinary and intercultural immersion, we prepare students to succeed in a variety of professions in industry, government, not-for-profit organizations and educational institutions. <<Careers>> <<View our Graduation Outcomes>> View our entire course catalog here >>

Khatijah Corey, '13, Foreign Service Officer with the U.S. Department of State
Khatijah Corey, '13 Foreign Service Officer with the U.S. Department of State

"This is a rewarding public service career that takes you around the world! I served my first tour overseas in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and now I'm training for my next post in Mexico City."

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Learn more about the School of International Studies

Here's a glimpse at the education you will receive at Pacific's School of International Studies, and how it prepares you for personal and professional success in an increasingly integrated world.

Dr. Daniel O'Neill
Dr. Daniel O'Neill's book published by Hong Kong University Press

Dividing ASEAN and Conquering the South China Sea: China's Financial Power Projection analyzes how China uses its influence to divide ASEAN countries in order to prevent them from acting collectively to resolve their territorial disputes with China in the South China Sea


The Fall Alumni Career Forum featured four successful SIS graduates who returned to campus to share their stories and career paths with current studlents and faculty. The panel included: Hans Carnice, '08, Captain, US Marine Corps, Jaycee Davis de Pilpe, '07 ESL Instructor, The Mercy Center; Deanne Machado, '05, Support Services Manager, City of Davis Police Department; Kiyomi Urbas '05, Exceutive Director, Real Estate Division, Goldman Sachs <PICTURES>

Then-student Thani Ahmed Al Zeyoudi was greeted with tolerance, understanding and assurances in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. He shared his story and his career with students in SIS-International Research Methods class.  <MORE>

Fellowships open new worlds for SIS students

Fulfilling research, travel abroad, life-altering reflection and a chance to help people around the world are just some of the rewards for SIS students who apply for national fellowships. <MORE>  

Downtown Stockton

Guide to Stockton

Find the best places to eat, shop and have fun in our interactive guide.

Why I chose SIS

Maya Campbell Unsoeld (2012) - Why I chose SIS at Pacific

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