Mission of International Education

Global Education and Engagement at Harford Community College promotes global awareness through initiatives that link the College to the world community of peoples, cultures, and nations.

The Global Education and Engagement Initiatives:

  • Expand student global awareness.
  • Provide travel opportunities for students to experience other countries and cultures.
  • Enhance interaction among local and foreign students.
  • Sponsor seminars, workshops, forums, and presentations on international issues and events.
  • Integrate global perspectives into the curriculum.
  • Develop new courses on international issues where appropriate.
  • Incorporate international issues and awareness into current courses where appropriate.
  • Develop travel/study courses.
  • Expand global awareness among faculty, staff, and administration.
  • Provide contact with foreign colleges and faculty.
  • Encourage membership in international organizations.
  • Encourage attendance at international conferences.
  • Provide workshops to faculty on how to incorporate international perspectives into courses.
  • Support efforts to obtain external funding to sponsor international partnerships and projects.