University Catalog 2023-2024

U.S. Culture and Cooperative Education (Certificate) (GTC)

To see more about what you will learn in this program, visit the Learning Outcomes website!

Intensive one or two semester study abroad program designed for international students to further their overseas academic program, increase understanding of American culture and improve English language skills.

Contact Information

The North Carolina Global Training Initiative (GTI)
Michael Bustle
Campus Box 7573, NC State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-7573
Phone: 919-515-2961
Fax: 919-515-1402
Global Training Initiative website

Academic Structure

Term Effective: 1/2007, 1/2010-new title
Plan Code: 02GTCCTU
CIP Code: 30.2001
Description: Undergraduate Certificate in US Culture and Cooperative Education
Offered on-campus only

Plan Requirements

Required Courses
GTI 401US Culture and Education Colloquium3
COP 101Co-Op Work lst Par0
or COP 501 Co-Op Work Graduate PAR
Elective Courses
Elective Courses 16
Total Hours9

The certificate student will consult with the sponsoring faculty member and/or the coordinator of advising and will (no later than the close of the course registration period) develop a plan of work depending on the interest and ability of student, availability of seats, and schedule. No new courses need to be developed – students will enroll in existing courses as appropriate and upon recommendation from academic advisor.