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The Global Competency certificate will provide you with a multidisciplinary education that will augment your major field of study with introductory background knowledge to be a contributing member of globally diversified teams, and to understand the global diversity and the cultural, social, historical and international context of your professional activities.

Employers need employees who can work in global teams with members from different cultures, speaking different languages, following different religions, and living in different countries. Completion of this certificate program will allow you to acquire a basic understanding of global perspectives and cultures to meet this need.

Additional Programs of Interest

International Studies is a multi-disciplinary degree.  You can select courses from a variety of departments that fit your specific areas of interest.  All of the departments below contribute courses to the International Studies major.