Program Overview

Students pursuing the Intercultural Studies Skills Certificate gain the knowledge and skills necessary for increasing cultural sensitivity, cultural competence, and social equity. This certificate is designed for anyone wanting to interact more effectively with people from a variety of cultural and linguistic backgrounds. The goals of the program are to facilitate awareness and understanding of a multi-ethnic society and to develop critical thinking frameworks for addressing societal inequities.

Upon completion of this program students will be able to: critically analyze social and political phenomena based on social constructs of race, class, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, and identity to express cultural competence in local and global contexts, as well as articulate the values, experiences and contributions of historically marginalized populations.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Certificate

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

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    Accreditation & Licensing

    Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

    School Overview

    Lee University is a four-year private school located in Cleveland, Tennessee. The school was established in 1918 as a Bible Training School until 1947 when the name was changed to Lee College. The school was granted university status in 1997. Lee has become one of the largest Christ-centered private institutions in Tennessee and the largest in the Appalachian College Association.

    Lee University offers bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, and post-master certificates. Academic programs are made up of four colleges and schools:

    • College of Arts & Sciences
    • Helen DeVos College of Education
    • School of Music
    • School of Religion

    Online classes are offered through the division of Adult Learning using a program called Moodle. Courses are offered fully online, in an intensive format (hybrid online and onsite mix), or fully onsite at Lee education centers. Several undergraduate and graduate degrees are offered completely online, as well as certificates in ministry.

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