Jul 19, 2024  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2024-25 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2024-25

European Studies Certificate Program

Certificate code CTEURO

Center for International Studies    
Ohio University
Yamada International House, First Floor
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 740.593.1840

Dr. Joshua Hill, certificate director/contact person

Program Overview

The European studies certificate is open to students from any major. The program is designed to prepare students to understand the changing nature of European economies, culture and politics. Europe maintains vital cultural and political influence on a global scale. The certificate will provide undergraduates with a broad understanding of Europe. The curriculum involves courses from many disciplines and encourages students to study abroad. The interdisciplinary coursework and language skills of the European Studies Certificate are applicable to a wide variety of professions. 

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

Graduates with this certificate find opportunities in their chosen fields of education, the nonprofit world, public policy, the business sector and more.


Certificate Hours Requirements

The European studies certificate program requires a minimum of 23 hours and maintaining a 2.5 or higher GPA incertificate courses.

Core Requirements

Complete the following course:

Certificate Electives

Complete 9 hours from two departments from the following courses:

Language Requirement

Complete a total of 2 years (4 semesters) or equivalent in one European language. Choose from the following languages: