About the Peace Corps Prep Certificate Program
- Preparation for service in international careers and volunteer work
- Interdisciplinary studies in the humanities, social sciences and sciences
- Concentrations ranging from area studies to business to public health
At Arcadia University, we see the advantage of the Peace Corps Prep Program for students in all majors, many of which already incorporate global service learning into their required curricula. The Prep Program Certificate prepares students for international careers and volunteer work, providing a global perspective along with disciplinary focus on international fieldwork and exploration.
Program Structure: Students in the Peace Corps Prep certificate program engage in a wide range of learning experiences, including courses, research, and co- and extra-curricular activities. The program is interdisciplinary and global, preparing students for future experiences in complex international settings. Students may use the credits earned to develop a minor in Education, Business, Public Health, International Studies, or Political Science.
Admission Requirements: Any student in any discipline is eligible to apply for the Peace Corps Prep certificate. Application for the certificate is made to the Office of International Affairs.
Please see www.arcadia.edu/peacecorps for full application materials.
Academic Advising: Students in the Peace Corps Prep certificate program will be advised by the Peace Corps Prep Program Coordinator