European Union Studies Certificate

Certificate Requirements:  15 Credit Hours

The European Union Studies Certificate provides an in-depth study of the European Union (EU) and its relationship with the United States and other nations. It is a collaborative program of Georgia Southern University and the European Union Studies Program of the University System of Georgia. The program offers a common curriculum open to all university system institutions.

Note: A 3.0 GPA in certificate courses is required.

Credit Hours
Select one of the following:3
Introduction to the European Union
Introduction to the European Union
Select nine credit hours from the following multidisciplinary list9
Each course must have at least a 25% EU component. One course must have the European Union (EURO) prefix.
People and the Environment
Multinational Econ Enterprises
International Trade
Environmental Economics
Contemporary Europe
Modern Britain: 1485 to the Present
Modern Germany
Modern European Thought
Modern East Central Europe
Women and Gender in Europe
Britain and the World
Modern France and French Society in Global Context
Economic Rivals: US-UK-Japan
Pol & Ideol/Contemporary Euro
Topics In European Union Studies
European Law and Legal Systems
Federalism and Multilevel Governance in the EU
Doing Business in the European Union and United States
European Monetary Union
Science and Technology Policy
EU Environmental Policy
European Social Policy
EU Communications and Media
EU Foreign Policy
US-EU Relations
Capstone Seminar:3
Seminar in Euro Union Studies
EU Studies Capstone Course
Total Credit Hours15

Admission Requirements 

A certificate in EU Studies can be taken in tandem with a formal degree program. Students from all academic majors are eligible to participate as long as they possess a minimum 2.75 cumulative GPA. A student may formally apply to enroll in the program after successful completion of the following:


Undergraduate Academic Advisement at Georgia Southern is provided to all degree-seeking undergraduate students by professional advisors. Academic Advisors are located on all three Georgia Southern University campuses. Students are required to meet with their assigned Academic Advisor at least once a semester. For more information visit the Academic Advisement catalog page.