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Undergraduate Certificate in Global Studies

Program Details

The Undergraduate Certificate in Global Studies offered by Liberty University is structured to provide students with the skills mandatory in interacting and building relationships with other cultures. Students will also learn how these skills may be beneficial while attempting to build a career in a similar setting. This program focuses on the importance of workplace cultural dynamics and international engagement. 

Over the duration of this program, students will need to fulfill a total of 18 credit hours. The courses needed to complete this requirement are: Introduction to Global Studies, Intercultural Communication & Engagement, Cultural Anthropology, Career Preparation for Global Workers, Global Studies Internship, and Theology Survey I.

By the end of this course, students should understand the effort required to live and work in a global community, as well as other internally-focused activities. Students should also have gained awareness of global issues, connections, and cultures. Liberty places focus on commitment, service, and learning through collaboration of students, faculty, and God. This school intends to challenge students to serve each other, strive towards excellence, and effectively prepare for their future career or position.


Students need to complete this program with a minimum of a 2.0 GPA

Accreditation & Licensing

Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. This is the regional accrediting body for southern states.


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