Global Studies and International Relations

Degree:
  • Certificate
Location: Anywhere

Why Global Studies and International Relations?

The Graduate Certificate in Global Studies and International Relations is designed to provide students with the skills and training necessary to analyze, research, and evaluate a topic of interest in a global location.

This graduate certificate program allows students to gain exposure to the diverse field of global studies and issues facing the international community of today. Overall, the program curriculum focuses on the themes of transition and development in the global world. Lectures, tests, and assignments are delivered and executed entirely online. This format not only allows for heightened flexibility and interaction, but also participation from a truly international assortment of students.


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Unique Features

  • Online program provides flexibility and heightened interaction for working professionals and international students learning remotely
  • Option to choose regional area on which to focus specialized attention
  • Courses from this certificate may be applied toward the Master of Science in Global Studies and International Relations

What you'll study

General Requirements

Graduate Certificate in Global Studies and International Relations Core Requirements
GST 6100 - Globalization and Global Politics and Economics
4.00
GST 6101 - Global Literacy, Culture, and Community
4.00
GST 6320 - Peace and Conflict
4.00

Elective

Complete one of the following:

GST 6501 - Regional Studies: East Asia
4.00
GST 6502 - Regional Studies: Middle East
4.00
GST 6503 - Regional Studies: Sub-Saharan Africa
4.00
GST 6504 - Regional Studies: Europe
4.00
GST 6505 - Regional Studies: Southwest and Central Asia
4.00
GST 6506 - Regional Studies: Latin America
4.00

Stackable Certificate:

This certificate can stack into the Master's in Global Studies and International Relations.

Did You Know?

Graduate certificate holders earn on average a 25% salary increase. 

Average Time to Completion

6- 12 months

Commitment

Full-Time
Part-Time

Entry Terms

Fall
Spring
Summer
Winter

Meets F-1 Visa Requirements

No