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European Union Studies Certificate - Embedded

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Elsa Nystrom, Coordinator
Department of History and Philosophy
(770) 423-6294

The European Union Studies Certificate will provide students with in-depth multi-disciplinary knowledge of the European Union. The program is also designed to provide applied knowledge of the EU in a professional context outside the classroom. Students enrolled in the certificate program choose from a menu of courses available at KSU from a variety of disciplines, as well as on-line classes team taught by faculty from the University System of Georgia and Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich. The program is directed towards preparing students to move into business/professional occupations and/or graduate study related to the European Union.

To earn the certificate, students must take a total of six courses including the Introduction to the European Union (HIST 3307), four courses from an extensive menu of EU courses either online or in the classroom, and a capstone seminar. Students must maintain a GPA of 3.0 in required courses. In addition, students must complete a practicum: a visit to an EU country or an internship with an EU company.

Required Course (3 Credit Hours)

European Union Course Menu (Four discipline-specific courses, only 2 may be chosen from the same discipline) (12 Credit Hours)

Online classes now offered

Team taught by Georgia University System and University of Munich faculty:

  • US-EU Relations
  • The European Monetary Union
  • Health and Welfare
  • Law and Legal Systems
  • Democracy and the EU
  • History of Integration
  • Science and Technology Policy
  • Communications and Media
  • Foreign Policy of the EU
  • Social Policy of the EU
  • Doing Business in the EU
  • Environmental Policy
  • For schedule of online classes and applications, visit http://www.eustudies.program.org

Capstone Seminar (3 Credit Hours)

Program Total (18 Credit Hours)

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