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Detailed information about this program is shown below.
  • Locations: Ann Arbor, United States; Various Cities, Abroad
  • Program Terms: Fall, Winter
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: UM applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications, please see Dates & Deadlines or contact the sponsoring office for more information.
Fact Sheet:
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Foreign Language Required: No Class Standing: 2nd Year (Sophomore), 3rd Year (Junior), 4th Year + (Senior)
Experience Type: On-campus Activity, Volunteer/Community Service
Program Description:
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Peace Corps Prep Program

Overview                                                                                                                          
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Peace Corps Prep (PC Prep) at the University of Michigan will prepare you for international development fieldwork and potential Peace Corps service. To accomplish this, you’ll build four core competencies through interrelated coursework, hands-on experience, and professional development support.

These four competencies are:

  1. Training and experience in a work sector
  2. Foreign language skills
  3. Intercultural competence
  4. Professional and leadership development
Upon completion of the program, students will receive a certificate from Peace Corps. Please visit our website for more detailed information on the program requirements.

Eligibility

All undergraduate students are eligible to apply, as long as they have Sophomore standing. Interested students who don't yet have sophomore standing are welcome to review the certificate requirements and begin planning how they'll fulfill them prior to applying.

Costs

There is no cost to participate in this program.

Dates & Deadlines

The Peace Corps Prep Program is completed on campus during the Academic Year. The 2018-2019 Academic Year deadline will be on Sunday, October 28th, 2018. The application will open during the 2018 Spring/Summer term.

For accepted participants, Peace Corps Prep orientation will take place the week of November 5th. An exact date will be announced at a later date.

Contact Information

International Center
1500 Student Activities Building (SAB)
515 E. Jefferson Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
734-764-9310
peacecorpsprep@umich.edu



Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2017 09/30/2017
10/04/2017 TBA TBA
Winter 2018 01/31/2018
02/07/2018 TBA TBA

Indicates that deadline has passed

This program is currently not accepting applications, please see Dates & Deadlines or contact the sponsoring office for more information.