Academic Programs


  • DGA Program

    Distinguished Global Ambassadors Program

    The Distinguished Global Ambassadors (DGA) Program is a selective international leadership program administered under the auspices of the United Nations and offered through the Division of Global Affairs and our newly established CIFAL Atlanta Center at KSU.

  • Fulbright Gateway Orientation

    Fulbright Gateway Orientation

    Kennesaw State University hosts orientations for international Fulbright scholars on behalf of the U.S. Department of State. The students learn about U.S. culture and the educational system before embarking on graduate degree programs arount the country.

  • Global Engagement Certification

    Global Engagement Certification

    Global Engagement Certification recognizes student achievement in global learning, honoring their education abroad experiences, community service, and foreign language skills.

  • Global Learning Scholarship

    Global Learning Scholarship

    Kennesaw State's Global Learning Scholarship makes funds available for education abroad programs to most KSU students in good academic standing.

  • Peace Corps

    Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Fellows Program

    Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (RPCVs) are eligible to apply for the KSU Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Program for the position of graduate research assistant (GRA) in select Kennesaw State programs. This program is now administered by the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies.

  • Strategic Internationalization Grant

    Strategic Internationalization Grants

    Strategic Internationalization Grants are awarded to projects that advance the goals established by the University's Strategic Plan for Internationalization.


    YSEALI Institute

    President Obama launched the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) in 2013 to enhance the United States’ relations with future leaders of Southeast Asia and to foster an ASEAN community.