The mission of the Scholars of Global Distinction program is to develop engaged global citizens who are prepared to be successful in our increasingly interdependent world.
Scholar of Global Distinction Award
Students who complete the following requirements will be eligible to receive the Scholar of Global Distinction Award which will be documented on their transcript. A Global Scholars Coordinator will assist students in planning and documenting that all requirements are met.
1. Globally Intensive Courses: Completion of 15 credits with a grade of A or B in courses designated as having globally intensive content.
2. International Activities: Attendance at eight international events, two per semester unless otherwise authorized.
3. Global Experience: Participation in 30 hours of global experience through travel abroad or domestic intercultural experience/service.
4. Capstone Presentation: 10 -15 minute capstone presentation related to the student’s participation in global learning opportunities .