The Global Studies & Service semester includes enrollment in internationally acclaimed universities in five diverse locations. Upon arrival, students are welcomed by a mission mentor, join a Christian community of domestic and international believers, and participate in culturally-immersive ministry opportunities.
As a part of a well-rounded classical liberal arts education, GSS helps students to improve communication skills, apply critical thinking skills, develop a heart of gratitude, and better understand what it means to be human.
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All GSS students must meet minimum eligibility requirements, including 45 earned PHC credits, minimum GPA requirements, and they must be in good standing with the Offices of Student Life and Student Billing. All coursework must be pre-approved. Interested students should submit the PHC GSS Application to the Office of the Registrar by the deadline:
Program costs include tuition at the host university, comprehensive advising and support, visa support, orientation, housing, comprehensive health, safety, and security support, international medical insurance, excursions and cultural activities, and more.