Global Credit-Bearing

Current Offerings

Below are the global cross-cultural courses that will be offered during May-Term 2024! These courses are one exciting way to fulfill your general education/QuEST cross-cultural requirement during your time at Messiah University!  Complete your application soon to avoid being wait-listed for your first choice program.  Your faculty course leader may choose to conduct interviews for acceptance. Once notified of your acceptance from the faculty course leader a non-refundable deposit of $200 will be required to confirm your spot.   

If you considering a cross-cultural course to graduate, please be sure to explore other options as well, as students are not guaranteed spots on a cross-cultural course.

Click on the course name below for more information and to apply. 

May Term 2024

Faculty Leaders


Israel, Jordan, and Turkey

Sharon Putt, Keith Putt, Dan Schmidt



Fabrizio Cilento & Charlene Lane



Paul Johns, Jocelyn ClippingerNeville Tomlinson

Accepting Applications

BIOL 301 Healthcare in the Developing World-Zambia

Larry Mylin, Sarah Jones, John Harms


BIOL 304 Tropical Biology-Costa Rica

Erik Lindquist & Molly Lindquist

Accepting Applications


















Important Information for Cross-Cultural Trips