12 months
1188 USD/credit 22572 USD/year
1188 USD/credit 22572 USD/year
516 USD/credit 9804 USD/year
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This Intercultural Communication program at University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) is intended for students who wish to combine the study of intercultural communication with advanced foreign language study.

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A competence in intercultural communication is indispensable for functioning effectively in an era of economic, social and cultural globalization. Language study together with instruction in issues of communication across cultures helps students acquire useful knowledge and skills in their careers and in their lives as citizens. Join the Intercultural Communication program at University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) .

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Intercultural Communication: Issues Confronting Immigrant and Heritage Communities
  • Intermediate Arabic
  • Intermediate Chinese
  • Intermediate French
  • Gateway to Advanced German Studies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


19 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • If you have or are currently earning your high school/secondary school diploma or equivalent but have not earned college credits at the university level AFTER earning your diploma, you should apply to UMBC as a first-year student.
    • We weigh a number of factors in making admission decisions. In addition to grade point average and standardized test scores, the strength of your curriculum, class rank, and other achievements as well as your essay will be considered. We expect applicants to have completed a strong college preparatory program of study from an accredited high school/secondary school.
    • If you have attended a postsecondary institution, such as a college or university, outside the United States, submit course by course credentials evaluated through one of the following evaluation services. 
    • Documents in languages other than English must be accompanied by a certified English translation.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    22572 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1188 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    22572 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1188 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9804 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 516 USD per credit during 12 months.


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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