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Peace Corps Prep Program

the shippensburg university peace corps prep program prepares students for international development careers and service. to accomplish this, students must build four core competencies through interrelated coursework, hands-on experience, and professional development support. these four competencies are the following:

  1. Training and experience in a specific work sector
  2. Foreign language skills
  3. Intercultural competence
  4. Professional and leadership development

2020欧洲杯体育娱乐官网the peace corps prep program is open to all undergraduate students on campus. while only united states citizens are eligible to apply to the peace corps, the prep program is open to students who are permanent residents, non-resident aliens, and undocumented.

2020欧洲杯体育娱乐官网participation in the peace corps prep program does not guarantee selection into the peace corps, but applicants with prep certification are twice as likely to be hired.

Peace Corps Prep Personnel

Ms. Victoria Kerr, Director of Career Development

Co-Director of PC Prep
Program Coordinator
(717) 477-1484
2020欧洲杯体育娱乐官网Career Center (CUB 108)

Dr. Jonathan Skaff, Director of International Studies

Co-Director of PC Prep
(717) 477-1907
Mowrey Hall 208

Ms. Javita Thompson, Director of First Year Experience and Community Engagement

Assistant Director of PC Prep – Community Engagement/Volunteer Opportunities
(717) 477-1484
Office of Community Engagement (CUB 221)