International Migration Studies

Curriculum & Schedule

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During the Summer & Fall semesters, professional development and certificate classes will be offered in two formats: Live Online and Online. Live Online classes are taught in real-time by Georgetown instructors using Zoom video conferencing. Online classes are taught using Canvas, our learning management system, and can be completed at your own pace. Both formats are designed to provide our professional learners with a high-quality, engaging educational experience. For more information on which format is best for you, please contact Program Support at pdcprograms@georgetown.edu.

You are strongly encouraged to take Global Trends in International Migration first. You must complete the four required courses and any two electives for a total of 15.20 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), which is equivalent to 152.0 contact hours. All six courses must be completed within a two-year period.

  1. Global Trends in International Migration (Required; 3.2 CEUs)
  2. Newcomers to Citizens: Immigrant Integration (Required; 2.4 CEUs)
  3. Labor Migration (Required; 2.4 CEUs)
  4. Refugees and Displaced Persons (Required; 2.4 CEUs)
  5. Elective 1 (2.4 CEUs)
  6. Elective 2 (2.4 CEUs)

Course Schedule

Course Name Semester and Section
Required Courses  Fall 2021Spring 2022
Labor Migration: Permanent Settlers, Temporary Workers, and Unauthorized Migrants
   
Section 201Status: Open
Format: Live Online
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Jan 26 to Jan 28, 2022
Required Fall 2021Spring 2022
Newcomers to Citizens: Immigrant Integration
   
Section 201Status: Open
Format: Live Online
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Feb 28 to Mar 2, 2022
Required Fall 2021Spring 2022
Refugees and Displaced Persons
   
Required Fall 2021Spring 2022
Global Trends in International Migration
 
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Nov 1 to Dec 3, 2021
 
Elective Courses  Fall 2021Spring 2022
Environmental Displacement and Migration
   
Section 201Status: Open
Format: Class
Wed/Thu/Fri 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Mar 30 to Apr 1, 2022
Elective Fall 2021Spring 2022
Immigration Policy
   
Elective Fall 2021Spring 2022
Humanitarian Emergencies & Global Migration
   
Elective Fall 2021Spring 2022
Human Trafficking
 
Section 001Status: Open
Format: Live Online
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Dec 8 to Dec 10, 2021