Global Learning: Engagement and Excellence

About Global Learning at UAlbany

Global Learning flourishes within UAlbany’s schools and colleges, transforming classrooms and degree outcomes. The Center for International Education and Global Strategy partners with faculty and students to expand SUNY’s Global Learning for All imperative via innovative curriculum and collaborative action.

Global Learning includes curricular and co-curricular initiatives, most notably in essential language, linguistic and culture area studies across all disciplines and degrees.

Contact the Director, Dr. Annette Richie, for more information.


Our Programs & Initiatives

Appropriate for All Courses, Disciplines & Levels


Open to All Undergraduate Students

  • International Studies Minor: Choose from the International Development and Social & Cultural Area Studies concentrations to prepare for a career in international affairs and/or to highlight your study abroad experience.

  • Global Distinction Transcript Milestone: Attain global career readiness in your major and add value to your time at UAlbany and beyond.

  • Peace Corps Prep Certificate: Prepare to become the best Peace Corps volunteer that you can be and/or to chart your path to global citizenship.