The Global Option is a curriculum enhancement program through which Ohio State students may acquire documented international expertise. Global-Option Knowlton (or GO-KNOW) is the Knowlton-specific enhancement.
- Combines globally-themed courses, experiences, and culture and language training to enhance global competencies and prepare students for planning in a global environment
- Strengthens global perspectives and allows students to gain global skills to help them perform at a higher level of cultural awareness
- Integrated into BSCRP major so it can be completed without adding time to graduation
- Many existing CRP courses and activities meet the requirements described below
Complete coursework and activities in each of the 4 categories for at least 15 credit hours:
- Education Abroad (3 credit hours): Participate in a CRP study abroad program
- International Elements (3 credit hours): Take a CRP course with international elements
- World Culture or Language (6 credit hours): Take 2 world language or culture classes (CRP or GE courses)
- International Design (3 credit hours): Take a CRP studio with an international focus
How do I apply?
- Submit a completed GO-KNOW Registration Form to Student Services
- Review the program requirements with Student Services
- Earn at least a C- in all GO-KNOW coursework
- Maintain a record of completed courses/activities using the GO-KNOW Tracking Form
- Upon completion of requirements, students will receive a Global Option designation on their transcripts