Advanced Certificate in International Studies

(12 hours – excluding prerequisites)

The Advanced Certificate in International Studies is a 12-hour certificate program designed to equip leaders for service in a broad array of cross-cultural contexts by investigating how cultures affect commerce, government, religion, diplomatic relations, and other facets of society. Students who successfully complete the program will be equipped with the requisite knowledge and soft-skills to lead effectively in an ever-globalizing world in culturally-sensitive ways.

REQUIRED COURSES (excluding prerequisites)


DISC 5302 - Biblical Servant Leadership

MAIS 5302 - Geopolitics Through the Lens of Geography

MAIS 5303 - Christian Perspectives on Global Religions and Worldview (S-L)

MAIS 6306 - Cross-Cultural and Global Leadership

(S-L)= This course contains a field-based service-learning component.

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