Certificate in International Relations
This certificate program is designed to provide students with the knowledge essential for professional endeavors in the field of international relations, as well as generate a base for further academic study. The content includes knowledge pertaining to international actors and institutions, as well as their perspectives and affairs.
Certificates may be earned by regularly matriculated or extended learning students and denote successful completion of a prescribed program of study designed to:
- impart specified professional/vocational/career competencies; or
- produce mastery of the content of a sub-field of an academic major (discipline); or
- provide exposure to the range of materials in a traditional or emerging interdisciplinary field.
Certain certificate programs contain 6000-level courses as requirements and/or electives. These 6000-level courses may not be taken by undergraduate students. Candidates must receive two-thirds of their certificate-applicable credit from the university. The transferring of credit or the substitution of courses may occur only after application to the appropriate campus authority.
Certificate Requirements (18 units)
|Twelve units chosen from:||12|
|Western Political Systems|
|East European Political Systems|
|East Asian Politics|
|Latin American Politics|
|Government and Politics of the Middle East|
|American Foreign Policy|
|National Security Policy|
|Seminar in Comparative Politics|
|Seminar in International Relations|
|Six units chosen from:||6|
|Europe Since 1945|
|Foreign Relations of the United States|
|Managing Across Borders|
|Global Issues and Perspectives|