Washington State University

International Programs

Global Leadership Certificate

Be a Global Coug at Home and Abroad

Photo Credit: Kim Hollins, Ghana

Enhance your WSU degree and workforce marketability with a Global Leadership Certificate.












International Programs offers the Global Leadership Certificate in partnership with the Office of Undergraduate Education. The certificate is structured around coursework and co-curricular experiences that empower students to analyze, adapt, communicate, problem-solve and empathize in a variety of professional and personal networks.

The Global Leadership Certificate program provides you with the opportunity to engage in courses and activities dedicated to intercultural learning and leadership skills.
  • 12 credits of academic coursework with global perspectives. 
  • Leadership in a Global Context UNIV 497 (one credit)
    • Learn the foundations of leadership, engage others in the community and understand intercultural group dynamics.
  • Global Leadership Experience UNIV 490 (one credit)
    • This can be fulfilled at home or abroad by participating in globally related study, research, or engagement.
  • Global Leadership Capstone UNIV 491 (one credit)
    • Enables you to integrate your global knowledge, experience and leadership skills into a project to take the next step toward fulfilling your global leadership goals

Office of International Programs

International Programs, PO Box 645121, Washington State University, Pullman WA 99164-5121, 509-335-2541, Contact Us