The Peace Corps Prep program is open at any time to students of any major. Although completion of the program does not guarantee acceptance as a Peace Corps volunteer, the specialized curriculum and experience through Peace Corps Prep will greatly increase your chances. You do not need to be a U.S. citizen to participate in the Missouri State University Peace Corps Prep … [Read more...] about Peace Corps Prep at Missouri State connects students to Public Affairs
Julia Wilks is an Early Childhood Education major who hopes to one day serve as a Peace Corps Volunteer, working with children in primary grades. Julia joined Missouri State's Peace Corps Prep program in 2019! Building core competencies Peace Corps Prep participants build four core competencies through through interrelated coursework, hands-on experience, and … [Read more...] about Connecting to Public Affairs through leadership and Peace Corps Prep
Missouri State University is beginning its second year in partnership with the Peace Corps through a program called Peace Corps Prep. This program provides an opportunity for MSU students to highlight their work on campus and in the community through four core objectives: Training and experience in a work sector Foreign language skills Intercultural competence … [Read more...] about Peace Corps Prep kicks off its second year at Missouri State
In 2019, Missouri State University launched the Peace Corps Prep program. This official partnership with the Peace Corps provides an opportunity for MSU students to highlight their work on campus and in the community. Peace Corps Prep is available to any undergraduate at Missouri State, and students can join at any time. Going Global As a Peace Corps Prep institution, … [Read more...] about Highlight your work in Public Affairs. Earn a certificate from the Peace Corps.
By Lucy Beeler The Center for Community Engagement is excited to establish the Peace Corps Prep program at Missouri State University. The official partnership between the Peace Corps and the university is designed to prepare students for international development fieldwork and potential Peace Corps Service. What is Peace Corps? The Peace Corps was founded in 1961 by … [Read more...] about Peace Corps Prep program arrives at Missouri State University