Certificate Admissions

Fall 2017 GCC Cohort Applications Open Now

If you are an educator looking to bring global issues into your classroom in a way that is meaningful and transformative for students; interested in further enhancing your teaching practice; or ready to take leadership for a change at your school or district, then the GCC program is for you.

“I came into teaching with a sense of mission and then it became a job. The GCC has re-ignited my sense of purpose.” – GCC Graduate

Applications are open now for the next certificate cohort, starting August 2017. Participants who complete all three components of the 16-month program will earn a Certificate in Global Competence from World Savvy and may opt to earn up to 54 CEUs from San Diego State University.

Application Process

  • Submit application online through the July 23 deadline to start the program in August 2017.
  • Application consists of an online application form and resume upload. Click here to preview the application short answer questions and selection criteria.
  • The cohort is limited to 20 participants and applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Applicants will be notified as decisions are made.

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Program Fees

Enrollment deposit Due: Upon acceptance $500
1st payment Due: September 15, 2017 $3,850
2nd payment Due: January 31, 2018 $3,850
Total Fees: $8,200

Program fees cover all three GCC program components, excluding international travel for the fieldwork. Fees will be prorated for those who have completed prior GCC coursework. Please note that all deposit and fee payments are non-refundable.

Participants may opt to receive CEUs from San Diego State University for an additional cost of $35/CEU.

Learn more about GCC course registration.

Questions? Contact admissions@globalcompetencecertificate.org