JMU is proud to offer the Peace Corps Prep program, which prepares current students for international development fieldwork and potential Peace Corps service.

Whether you are interested in future Peace Corps service or any career in international development, public service, or diplomacy, you can meet the Intercultural Competence requirement for the Peace Corps Prep certificate by studying abroad or completing an internship in a country that has hosted Peace Corps Volunteers. On the following JMU programs, you can study abroad, develop intercultural skills and experiences, and meet requirements for Peace Corps Prep certificate!

JMU Programs

Identity and Conflict in Austria, Croatia, Bosnia, and Kosovo - Summer

JMU Global Supply Chain in Panama and Colombia - Summer

Place-based Education and Critical Inquiry in Costa Rica - Summer

Nursing and Health Care in Costa Rica: An Interprofessional Perspective - Summer

Honors Seminar: Dominican Republic - Summer

JMU Summer in Ghana and Internship - Summer

East Africa Field School - Summer

Interprofessional Field Study of U.S. and Rwandan Services to At Risk Infants - Summer

International Health: A Tanzanian Perspective - Summer

Interdisciplinary Engagement at Madison Camp--Kenya - Summer

Ecology and Conservation in Madagascar - Summer

The History and Politics of East Asia - Summer

Health Communication & Development in Nepal - Summer

CISE Energy and Environmental Projects - Summer

A Cross-Cultural Experience of Teaching English as a Foreign Language in Costa Rica - Summer

Intercultural Studies and Tourism in Peru - Summer

JMU Exchange Programs

Kookmin University - South Korea

Kyung Hee University - South Korea

Yonsei University - South Korea

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