Global Education

Global Education (GLE)

Many of today’s best jobs are at companies and organizations that operate globally. Even if those jobs aren’t your goal, you’re still a citizen of an interconnected world that’s constantly changing and impacting you.

Issues like the coronavirus pandemic, global warming, poverty, human rights, social justice, and women’s rights don’t respect national boundaries. The result? Having at least a basic understanding of the world and its people isn’t optional anymore.

Global Education program

Can help you acquire that knowledge through:

We also encourage you to broaden your global skills and perspective by taking foreign language classes. OCC offers classes in the following languages:

Global education is so important that OCC offers an Associate in Arts degree in Global Studies. The interdisciplinary program should be especially appealing if you want to work in government, international organizations, journalism, international consulting, community development, or related areas.