Catalog 2021-2022

GIS - Global Issues

GIS 099 Certificate in International Studies

Participation in the CIS program is tracked through official enrollment in GIS 099-1 each semester. This course is conducted on a Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory (S/U) basis.  Final grades in GIS 099 each semester depend on the successful completion of the CIS program requirements as outlined in the catalog.
Credit Hours: 0

GIS 499 Global Senior Capstone

The Global Senior Capstone Course is graded and serves to integrate and synthesize all the international/intercultural experiences of students enrolled in the Certificate of International Studies. This course is reflection/based, and will serve to focus upon the transformative aspects of the student’s entire CIS experience. (i.e. achieving intermediate level proficiency in a second language, completing 12-16 credit hours of courses with substantive global dimensions, experiencing education-abroad, participating in international activities and events and assembling a portfolio.) In this course, students will present their assembled and completed portfolios and the student and CIS advisor will link the content to an appropriate career strategy for the student.
Credit Hours: 0-1