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Graduate Certificate On Campus Blended

Intercultural Competence For The Workplace

Portland State University

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In an increasingly global community, the ability to communicate in culturally diverse contexts and show empathy and cultural adaptability are skills that are more necessary than ever. Certificate in Intercultural Competence For The Workplace at Portland State University prepares you for success in interculturally diverse and complex workplace environments.

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Overview

Through language classes, you're invited to step into the shoes of another person, from another culture, in another language, and as such, practice and develop empathy and respect.

 The Certificate in Intercultural Competence For The Workplace at Portland State University  core courses will help you cultivate a greater capacity for collaboratively engaging with diversity and communicating across differences in a culturally responsive manner, while the electives will help you better understand international and intercultural issues in your major or chosen career path.

Career

Employers are increasingly looking for global talent: professionals who are proficient in a foreign language in addition to possessing other valuable skills for the job market. This certificate positions you for success by enhancing your intercultural competence in professional and workplace settings.

With this certificate, you can find positions in a variety of fields, including human resources, education (teaching diverse students, leadership and student services), humanitarian and social work, and work in non-governmental organizations that involve community outreach, health and other services.

The certificate can also be a strong element of a graduate school application.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Global Citizenship in Professional Contexts
  • Understanding the International Experience
  • Latinos in the Economy and Politics
  • Global Health
  • Intercultural Leadership and Change
  • International Business

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

16 alternative credits

16-27

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

To enroll as a freshman (first year), you must have completed secondary school or high school. Your education must be equivalent to United States secondary school or high school education.  

  • You must have a cumulative (overall) grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 when converted to the U.S. 4.0 grading scale.
  • Meet the English Language Proficiency Requirement. You may be admitted to Portland State University and an Intensive English Language Program (IELP) pathway if you do not meet PSU's English Language Proficiency Requirement. Learn more about PSU’s English language programs.

Tuition Fee

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  • In-State

    10081 USD/year
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Living costs for Portland

1271 - 2262 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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