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International Studies (without World Language Skills)

Advanced Certificate

Program Overview

Would you like to travel around the world? Do new cultures and international experiences interest you? An additional certificate in international studies with language skills may be the perfect addition to your degree!

Our International Studies without World Language Skills certificate is designed to provide students a wider and deeper range of international awareness and knowledge; to cultivate an interest in other cultures and places; to promote an interest in foreign languages; to enhance employment opportunities; and to lay the groundwork for future international learning options for you as a Delta graduate.

Earning Potential

If you choose to transfer on, you'll have more job opportunities and could have higher earning potential. Plus, job growth is expected to increase by 27% over the next 10 years.

In this field, it is estimated you could earn $48,100 a year.

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About Delta's Program

  • Delta's International Studies faculty are from diverse backgrounds and experiences.
  • Our faculty are passionate about International Studies.
  • Regular opportunities to get involved outside of class.
  • Course credits you already have may be applicable towards the certificate requirements.

Why you should choose Delta


Life is busy. But that shouldn't get in the way of your education. Delta offers classes at night, on weekends and online to make taking classes and getting that degree easier. Plus, Delta has learning centers so you can take classes even closer to home.  


Co-op opportunities

You can get hands-on experience in your field while you're working toward that degree. I know. It's awesome! Plus, you'll even get paid. That's co-op! Check it out.


Free tutoring

At the Teaching Learning Center, located in the Library, we offer tutoring on a wide variety of subjects, and help with developing study and learning skills. Most tutoring is on a walk-in basis but we do have some online tutoring options.

Best of all, it's free for currently enrolled Delta students. Just another way we demonstrate our commitment to helping students succeed.


Honors Program

The specially-designed courses emphasize creative and critical thinking, providing a unique learning experience. You have more exploration of the subject area with increased faculty and student interaction. Make the most of your Delta experience. Join Honors!


 Study abroad
Want to travel and see the world? You can do that at Delta. And get college credit while you do. Every year Delta offers study abroad opportunities.

Why study abroad?

  • Experience a new culture
  • Improve your foreign language skills
  • Make lifelong friends
  • Find new interests
  • Looks good on job applications
  • Personal growth


Facts & Figures

One in eight

1 in 8 people in our community age 17-70 have taken a class at Delta.


With over 900 faculty and staff members, Delta is the 4th largest employer in the area.

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Delta College offers over 150 degree, certificate and training options. Continue exploring and advancing your education with these related programs: