2018-2019 Graduate Catalog 
    Nov 12, 2019  
2018-2019 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Global, International and Comparative Education Graduate Certificate

College: Education and Human Performance Degree: CRT
Department: School of Teaching, Learning and Leadership Option: N/A
Program Websites: http://education.ucf.edu/gce/

Program Description

The Graduate Certificate in Global, International and Comparative Education prepares teachers for PK-12 classrooms and other professionals who wish to work in international and cross-cultural settings, NGOs, bilateral and multilateral organizations, and/or state and federal government departments.

The certificate is comprised of five graduate courses addressing the theoretical, methodological, critical and practical issues associated with education around the world, through both macro and micro cultural perspectives.


Students in the Graduate Certificate in Global, International and Comparative Education program must complete five courses (15 credit hours total), four required courses and one elective. Courses may be taken out of sequence.

Total Credit Hours Required: 15 Credit Hours Minimum beyond the Bachelor’s Degree

Elective Courses: 3 Credit Hours

Choose one elective course from the list below.

Application Requirements

Admission is open to those with a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution. An application to the graduate certificate program and official transcripts must be submitted. Applicants must apply online. All requested materials must be submitted by the established deadline.

Application Deadlines

Global, International and Comparative Education Graduate Certificate *Fall Priority Fall Spring Summer
Domestic Applicants - Jul 1 Dec 1 Apr 1
International Applicants - - - -
*Applicants who plan to enroll full time in a degree program and who wish to be considered for university fellowships or assistantships should apply by the Fall Priority date.

Contact Info

Graduate Program

Karen Biraimah PhD
Telephone: 407-823-2428
ED 209B

Graduate Admissions

Christina Dabrowski
Telephone: 407-823-2766
Millican Hall 230
Online Application
Graduate Admissions

Mailing Address

UCF College of Graduate Studies
Millican Hall 230
PO Box 160112
Orlando, FL 32816-0112

Institution Codes
GRE: 5233
TOEFL: 5233
ETS PPI: 5233