International Minor for Engineers


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As globalization of engineering increases, the ability to interact effectively across cultures and around the globe is a critical skill to enhance your Michigan Engineering experience. Obtaining international experience is a fun and rewarding complement to your personal and professional development at Michigan. The International Minor provides an outstanding way to develop these skills and is one of the most popular minors in engineering.  

We welcome the opportunity to meet with you to discuss the minor and to develop your academic plans for the International Minor."

- Professor Greg Hulbert, ME Faculty, Faculty Advisor for the International Minor for Engineers

The International Minor for Engineers seeks to develop 4 core skills:

  • Foreign language proficiency
  • Knowledge of non-U.S. cultures/societies
  • Intercultural communication skills
  • Awareness of global trends in engineering/business


International Minor Advising for Spring/Summer 2014:

Elizabeth Mekaru, Staff Advisor: by appointment only
emekaru@umich.edu

Professor Greg Hulbert, Faculty Advisor: by appointment only
hulbert@umich.edu

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