Internationalization of Higher Education - Graduate Certificate

College of Education, Health and Human Services
School of Foundations, Leadership and Administration
300 White Hall
Kent Campus
330-672-2012
www.kent.edu/ehhs/fla


Description

The Internationalization of Higher Education graduate certificate meets the needs in higher education for administrative leaders, staff and faculty to have a comprehensive understanding of internationalization, along with well-articulated skills, knowledge and dispositions to improve institutional capacity for internationalization. Internationalization is one of the profound and transformational changes occurring in contemporary colleges and universities. Institution-wide commitment is needed if all students are to achieve learning outcomes with international and intercultural content. The certificate is designed to strengthen students’ skills for working in college and university settings.

Fully Offered At:

  • Kent Campus

Admission Requirements

 
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Bachelor's degree (master's degree preferred)
  • Minimum 3.000 GPA1
  • Goal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Résumé or curriculum vita

For more information about graduate admission, please visit the Graduate Studies website.

1

Post-baccalaureate work will be taken into consideration when interpreting GPA for admission.

Gainful Employment Disclosure

Disclosure statement for this certificate.

Program Requirements

Certificate Requirements

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Certificate Requirements
HIED 66492INTERNSHIP IN HIGHER EDUCATION ADMINISTRATION 3
HIED 66670INTERNATIONALIZATION OF HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS 3
Certificate Electives, choose from the following:9
THE ADMINISTRATION OF MULTICULTURALISM AND DIVERSITY IN HIGHER EDUCATION
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS AND AMERICAN COLLEGES
RESEARCH IN ADMINISTRATION OF INTERNATIONAL HIGHER EDUCATION
COMPARATIVE HIGHER EDUCATION
DESIGN AND DELIVERY OF EDUCATION ABROAD PROGRAMS
INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION FOR INTERNATIONAL EDUCATORS
Additional elective as approved by certification advisor
Minimum Total Credit Hours:15

Graduation Requirements

Minimum Certificate GPA
3.000
  • Students declared in a doctoral degree should enroll in the doctoral level version of these courses, if offered.