Intercultural Study develops understanding and skills for communicating and working across cultures and encourages the international competence important to succeed in the global community.
The Certificate in Intercultural Study enhances many majors and is a great credential for employment in many fields, from business to education to health care. The program is available to all Duquesne University students. For students in the McAnulty College of Liberal Arts the certificate serves as a College minor.
Admission to earn the certificate is by application.
In connection with the certificate the College sponsors:
- Study abroad in many countries through the Office of International Programs
- Internships with international organizations locally and in Washington, DC
- Intercultural Competency: Becoming Global Citizens, a course that gives students returning from study abroad or an international internship the opportunity to share and reflect on their experiences.