Global KEY Certificate Program
The KEY Global Competence Certificate is a hands-on approach to acquiring cross-cultural skills during your time at KU Business. Start the journey during your first semester by attending the Level 1: Key Symposium. As a benefit of opting into Level 2: Global Experience & Education, gain access to additional study abroad scholarships. In Level 3: Capstone in Global Collaboration, earn the chance to work closely with International Business faculty while completing a global collaboration activity.
LEVEL 1: KEY Symposium
LEVEL 2: Global Experience & Education
Academic Requirement. Complete 4 approved courses, including 3 advanced International Business courses and one regionally focused course, with a ‘B’ or better:
- Required courses: IBUS 410; IBUS 462
- Choice of MKTG 440—Global Marketing, FIN 420—International Finance, IBUS 480—International Management
- Choice of IBUS 425—Business in China, IBUS 415—Business in Latin America, short term SA program with IBUS credit, or approved cultural course from a KU Area Studies department
Co-Curricular Requirement. Complete two of multiple options, including activities such as attending the KEY Global Business Conference or participating as a mentor in a future KEY Symposium.
LEVEL 3: Capstone in Global Collaboration
Already attended a KEY Symposium? Opt in to Level 2.
Questions? Email Nichole Valliere, email@example.com, or call (785) 864-3125.