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Cultural understanding, contextual knowledge, collaborative skills, and innovative thinking are some of the competencies essential to navigate our complex and interdependent world. The Minor in Global Engagement offers an interdisciplinary curriculum that integrates theory with practice and that connects students to the places and communities they are studying through its community-engaged seminars. Benefits of the Minor in Global Engagement include full Global Honors credentials and transcription.
Global Honors Pathways resulting in certification are available for those not pursuing the minor.
See the Global Honors Mission and Learning Outcomes page for more information about the benefits of the Minor in Global Engagement.
The Minor in Global Engagement requires 25-28 credits:
- 17 credits from Global Honors courses, including 2-5 from the introductory TGH 203 or TGH 300, plus 15 from the core courses TGH 301, TGH 302, and TGH 303.
- 8 credits from Global Honors capstone courses including 3 from the preparatory TGH 490 and TGH 491, plus 5 from TGH 494, TGH 495, or TGH 496.
NOTE: As per the honors cohort model, Global Honors courses are intended to be taken sequentially over the course of two years. Flexible alternatives may be available on a case-by-case basis for students with limited schedule availability.
Admission Requirements / How to Declare
NOTE: Admission to the Minor in Global Engagement is limited to students admitted to the Global Honors Program. Find out more about eligibility on the Admissions page.
You can declare a minor by using the same request to declare/change major form and submitting it to the Office of the Registrar. You must have earned a minimum of 45 credits and declared a major before declaring a minor. If you have any questions about this process, please see your advisor.