Academic Catalog 2021-2022

Slippery Rock University

Global and Intercultural Communication, Certificate

Please click on “Curriculum Guide” to see certificate requirements.

As issues of diversity and cross-cultural exchanges become a larger part of our personal and professional interactions, there is an increasing need to expand our knowledge and understanding of global communication practices. The Certificate in Global and Intercultural Communication will help students in all majors become ethical and inclusive communicators in the workplace and beyond.

The certificate consists of 12 credits with 6-9 credits in communication and 3-6 credits in selected courses from the fields of marketing, political science, history, cultural studies, or languages to complement students’ professional aspirations or other academic interests.

The Certificate in Global and Intercultural Communication is available to students in all majors.

The Certificate in Global and Intercultural Communication is available to students in all majorsRelated Links

Global and Intercultural Communication, certificate Page

Strategic Communication and Media Department Page

Professional Licensure/Certification Page

CURRICULUM GUIDE

GPA REQUIREMENT

Overall GPA: 2.0 or higher

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS

Required
Choose two or three courses (6-9 credits):6-9
Intercultural Communication
Topics in Global and Intercultural Communication
Global Media
Subtotal6-9
Electives
Choose one or two courses (3-6 credits):3-6
ARAB XXX
Any Arabic Course
CHIN XXX
Any Chinese Course
FREN XXX
Any French Course
Contemporary World History
The Contemporary Middle East
Israel-History, State and Society
JAPN XXX
Any Japanese Course
KORN XXX
Any Korean Course
Issues in Global Business
International Marketing
World Religions
International Relations
Foreign Policy
SPAN XXX
Any Spanish Course
Subtotal3-6
Total Hours12

ADDITIONAL CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENT

Students must complete at least 12 credit hours from SRU

Important Curriculum Guide Notes

This Curriculum Guide is provided to help SRU students and prospective students better understand their intended major curriculum. Enrolled SRU students should note that the My Rock Audit may place already-earned and/or in progress courses in different, yet valid, curriculum categories. Enrolled SRU students should use the My Rock Audit Report and materials and information provided by their faculty advisers to ensure accurate progress towards degree completion. The information on this guide is current as of the date listed. Students are responsible for curriculum requirements at the time of enrollment at the University.

PASSHE - Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Institutions

Certificate in Global and Intercultural Communication (2GIC)
Effective Summer 2021
Revised 11.04.2021
UCC 03.30.2021