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Graduate as a NC Scholar of Global Distinction

Expand your intercultural awareness and understanding of the global relevance of your college studies. With a NC Scholar of Global Distinction, you earn a unique résumé-building credential and leadership skills that will set you apart in today’s competitive job market.

Program Requirements

Students who complete the following requirements will be eligible to receive the Scholar of Global Distinction Designation, which will be documented on their transcript. The Scholars of Global Distinction contact will assist students in planning and documenting that all requirements are met.

  1. Globally Intensive Courses: Completion of 15 credits with a grade of A or B.
  2. Intercultural Events: Attendance at eight intercultural/international “passport” events (ideally two per semester).
  3. Global Experience: Participation in 30 hours of global experience through travel abroad or domestic intercultural experience/service.
  4. Capstone Presentation: 10-15 minute capstone presentation related to the student’s participation in global learning opportunities.

Globalized Courses


Inherently Globalized Courses


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