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Global Studies

Global studies are designed for both domestic and international students and help to incorporate global perspectives into professional interactions and decision-making. You’ll receive training to be more effective when working with people from other cultures and doing business internationally. Whether you’re in management, finance, marketing, product development, logistics or services, global studies prepares you to excel in today’s business environment.

Programs


English Language Competency Academic (C)

15 Credits Location: Appleton

Online learning to fit your schedule. This program is for English language learners who need advanced academic level skills in grammar, writing, listening and speaking. You will receive personalized attention and support, learning the fundamentals to communicate and interact with English speakers.

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English Language Competency Development (C)

15 Credits Location: Appleton

If you are an English language learner with basic English skills and you want to continue building your grammar, writing, listening and speaking skills, this certificate can help you get there. Your training includes personal attention and support from your instructors. Cultural field trips can help you learn about the community. After you successfully complete this program, you can enroll in the advanced level certificate.

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English Language Competency Foundations (C)

15 Credits Locations: Appleton, Oshkosh

This program is perfect for English language learners who need basic skills in grammar, writing and listening and speaking. You'll receive personalized attention and support, the option to partake in cultural field trips, and the basics to communicate and interact with English speakers. After successful completion of this certificate, you will advance to the intermediate level.

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Intensive Academic English (C) New

9 Credits Location: Online

Online learning to fit your schedule. This program is for English language learners who need advanced academic level skills in grammar, writing, listening and speaking. You will receive personalized attention and support, learning the fundamentals to communicate and interact with English speakers.

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Intensive English Development (C) New

9 Credits Location: Online

Study online anywhere, anytime! This program is for English language learners who need basic academic level skills in grammar, writing, listening and speaking. You will receive personalized attention and support, learning the fundamentals to communicate and interact with English speakers. After successful completion of this certificate, you can move on to the Advanced Level Intensive English - Academic English.

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Intensive English Foundations (C) New

9 Credits Location: Online

This program is perfect for English language learners who need basic skills in grammar, writing, listening and speaking. You will receive personalized attention and support, the option to partake in cultural field trips and the basics to communicate and interact with English speakers. After successful completion of this certificate, you will advance to the intermediate level.

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Intercultural Foundations (C) New

6 Credits Locations: Appleton, Chilton, Clintonville, Online, Oshkosh, Waupaca

In today's increasingly diverse and competitive global economy, employers are seeking employees with the technical skills to perform their duties, as well as the ability to work well with others who have been shaped differently. Differentiate yourself from others in your field by adding this certificate to your technical area of expertise. You’ll develop intercultural competence through training and experience that emphasizes the insight and skills necessary to confidently interact effectively and appropriately with people from diverse backgrounds.

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Intercultural Relations (C)

12 Credits Location: Appleton

The ability to effectively interact across cultures is a highly sought after skill in today’s global business environment. The Intercultural Relations certificate introduces principles in international relationships, explores the impact of culture on work behavior, and advances knowledge and understanding of other cultures. As a result, you’ll be equipped to incorporate global perspectives into professional interactions and decision making, in order to excel in today’s competitive business environment.

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Spanish (C)

15 Credits Location: Appleton

Boost your resume and set yourself apart from the crowd in a competitive job market with language and culture training. You’ll learn to effectively communicate and interact with Spanish speaking clients, customers and colleagues. Or you can use your communication skills for travel. Your training includes traveling to another country for a two-week immersion experience to live among Spanish speakers and practice your skills. Will supplement any profession.

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Spanish Health Care (C)

15 Credits Location: Appleton

If you are a current or future health care professional who wants to effectively communicate and interact with Spanish speaking patients or clients, this certificate will help you develop specialized health care Spanish language skills. To enhance your learning experience, you will travel to another country on a two-week language and culture immersion program where you will live among Spanish speakers and practice your skills. Add Spanish language skills to your resume with this certificate. Will supplement any health care job.

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Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language (C)

9 Credits Location: Online

Learn to teach English as a second or foreign language in the U.S. or abroad with this certificate. You will learn the theories of second language acquisition, along with English language teaching methods. This certificate can also help enhance your skills and understanding for working with international students. Your training includes observation of English Language Learning (ELL) instruction, with opportunities to practice teaching in an ELL classroom. You will have the skills you need to get started.

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Types of Offerings



AAS - Associate Degree
TD - Technical Diploma
C - Certificate
A - Apprenticeship