The graduate program in Intercultural Communication allows students to develop advanced foreign language proficiency, to train them to function comfortably and effectively in intercultural situations, and to prepare them for specific career goals through individual courses of study and internships. Students and faculty come from various parts of the world, and participation in the program is itself a significant intercultural experience.
Degrees Offered: M.A.
U.S. Culture (non-native English speakers)
Department: Modern Languages, Linguistics, and Intercultural Communication
Part-Time or Full-Time: Full-time, Part-time
Online or On Campus: On Campus
Advanced competency of the language of their specialty; at least one letter of recommendation attesting to that language skill; applicant’s self-evaluation regarding language competency; grounding in a complementary field such as anthropology, history, psychology, sociology
Term of Admission: Fall, Spring
Application Deadline: Fall: January 31 (domestic), January 1 (international)
Spring: January 1
Main Contact Info: 410-455-2109 (UMBC)
Interim Graduate Program Director:
Irina Golubeva, firstname.lastname@example.org
Graduate Program Coordinator:
Fontella Bateman, 410-455-2109, email@example.com