The Micah Certificate

A Micah Certificate in Global Studies can be obtained in conjunction with any 3- or 4-year degree at The King’s University by focusing electives in related courses. The Micah Certificate offers excellent education and experience towards preparing students for work in the area of justice and international development as well as other careers related to Christian ministry or justice issues.

A student wishing to receive this certificate as well as a degree much satisfy the certificate requirements and complete at least 9 additional credits beyond those of the degree requirements. The program consists of a total of 18 credits:

9 credits of:

BUSI 343   Managing Public, Non-Profit and Voluntary Organizations
BUSI/ECON 461   Opportunities and Issues in Globalization
ECON 325   The Economics of Development
POLI 380   World Politics
SOCI 360  Social Inequality in a Global Age
SOCI 361  Sociology of Development
SOCI 433  Theories of Social Justice
SSCI 300   Field Course in International Development   (Honduras Water Project or Quest Mexico)
SSCI 302 or 303  Internship in International Development
THEO 371  Theology of Christian Mission

3 credits of SSCI 302 or 303

(Internship in International Development) or another King’s Internship course approved by the Director of The Micah Centre.

3 credits of Independent Studies
3 credits from Theo 374  – Micah’s Challenge

*A student transferring from another institution must complete at least 9 credits at The Kings University to be eligible for this certificate.

For more information

9125 – 50 Street  • Edmonton, Alberta, Canada • T6B 2H3
Telephone (780) 465-3500  • Fax (780) 465-3534
Roy Berkenbosch, Director, 780.465.3500 (8070)