Global Education Is in Our Fabric
Global competence is a prerequisite for citizenship and successful careers in the 21st century. Students need to be able to communicate across different cultural frames of references and understand the challenges of globalization from a comparative perspective. Global learning at Mount Holyoke encourages students to C H A N G E.
While other institutions talk of going global, Mount Holyoke has long set the standard. MHC students experience the world in countless ways, both inside and outside the classroom. Our rich curricular offerings on global issues, the exceptional international diversity of our community, and broad possibilities for study, internships and research abroad provide plentiful opportunities for students to become globally competent.
To recognize the work that Mount Holyoke has accomplished in this arena, NAFSA awarded the College the prestigious Senator Paul Simon Award for Comprehensive Internationalization.
The McCulloch Center for Global Initiatives is the hub and catalyst for comprehensive international education at Mount Holyoke, offering four core programs:
The Alumnae Association of Mount Holyoke College helps connect our 38,200 alumnae (3,200 international alums) to one another through all phases of life. Find an alumnae club near you.