2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Apr 17, 2021  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Diplomacy Certificate

College of Sciences
College of Arts and Humanities
Department of Political Science, Howard Phillips Hall, Room: 302
Department of History, Colbourn Hall, Room: 551


Dr. R. Handberg, Roger.Handberg@ucf.edu, (407) 823-2608
Dr. Peter Larson, History@ucf.edu, (407) 823-2225 

In an increasingly shrinking, interdependent world, an understanding of diplomacy and diplomatic processes is critical for work in global business, international organizations and government. Students who complete this certificate program will have gained experience in diplomatic history, concepts, theories, methods, protocol and practice. For degree-seeking students, certificates will be awarded only at the time of degree completion.

Certificate Admission Requirements

  • None

Certificate Requirements

  • A minimum overall GPA of 2.0 is required in courses used to satisfy the certificate.
  • At least 12 hours used in the certificate must be earned at UCF within the participating departments.

Prerequisite Courses

  • Students must satisfy each course’s prerequisites before enrolling in the class.

Required Courses (6 Credit Hours)

Restricted Electives (9 Credit Hours)

Foreign Language Requirements

  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 15

Other Requirements

  • No credit by exam (TSD, Military credit) may be used.
  • Internships, independent study and substitute courses/new courses are allowed at the director’s discretion.