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Become a Global Scholar

UW Oshkosh Global Scholar Option

The Global Scholar Option is a 12-credit self-directed course of study open to all UWO students who wish to distinguish themselves as emerging global citizens prepared to navigate an increasingly complex and interdependent world.

Complete the Global Scholar Option with flexible course options and reflect on your experience in your ePortfolio:

  • Begin with a 3-credit Global Citizenship (GC) course (part of USP),
  • Complete 9 credits of Global Scholar (GS) courses at the 300/400 level, in at least two different departments, and
  • Deepen your learning and engagement with global issues with a significant hands-on experience such as service learning, alternative spring break, a clinical placement, faculty-student collaborative research or study abroad.

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