Program Number: 97-890-1
School Year: 2018-2019
Campus: Beaver Dam, Fond du Lac, West Bend
The Global Studies Certificate integrates student learning across disciplines, fostering connections between interdisciplinary learning and study abroad experiences. Completion of the certificate includes both study abroad participation and student coursework with global and/or cultural competencies. Students will tailor their course of study within the certificate by selecting from a variety of courses with global and/or cultural competencies. For the education abroad component, students can participate in short-term study abroad options or semester-long study abroad offerings.
Students will enhance their workplace skills and employment opportunities through: (1) the ability to apply global perspectives to the workplace; (2) the use of appropriate technology for international communication; (3) the ability to collaborate with diverse co-workers; and (4) the recognition of the impact of the global economy on various occupations and professions.
- $134.20 per credit (resident)
- $201.30 per credit (out-of-state resident)
- Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
- Fees shown are 2017-2018 fees; 2018-2019 fees will be available as soon as they are approved.
- Please refer to the MPTC Student Handbook for additional enrollment fee information.
- Prepares students to interact with people who hold different world views.
- Prepares students for a workforce where companies have offices in other countries.
- Prepares students for a career where you need to be flexible and react independently to changing circumstances or environments.
- Identify and relate to differences in the workplace.
- Gain knowledge of other cultures while seeing one's home culture differently.
- Adapt to change and new systems, from transportation to markets, menus and customs.
- Submit the college admission application.
- Submit the $30 one-time fee.
- Meet with Academic Advisor to discuss order of courses and prerequisites (strongly encouraged).
Please visit the Admissions page for general information.
|Component 1: Completion of a study abroad program|
|- AND -|
|Component 2: Choose a minimum of 9 credits from the following courses:|
|102-120||Principles of Management||3|
|104-140||Integrated Marketing Communications||3|
|106-135||Business Technology and Innovation||3|
|196-134||Legal Issues in the Workplace||3|
|196-169||Diversity and Change Management||3|
|307-179||ECE: Child Development||3|
|307-195||ECE: Family and Community Relationships||3|
|504-181||Culture Competence in Criminal Justice||3|
|543-104||Nursing: Introduction to Clinical Practice||2|
|543-110||Nursing: Mental Health and Community Concepts||2|
|550-135||Diversity in Counseling||3|
|801-141||Introduction to Mass Communications||3|
|801-196||Oral and Interpersonal Communication||3|
|806-122||Natural Sciences in Society||3|
|809-166||Introduction to Ethics: Theory and Application||3|
|809-172||Introduction to Diversity Studies||3|
|809-196||Introduction to Sociology||3|
|809-300||Occupational Success Strategies||2|
|Total||10 credits minimum|