The Peace Corps Prep program will prepare you for international development fieldwork and potential Peace Corps service. To accomplish this, you’ll build four core competencies through interrelated coursework, hands-on experience, and professional development support. These four competencies are the following:
Students in the Peace Corps Prep Program will work with the program coordinator to choose their service sector and design a plan for completing requirements.
Peace Corps Volunteers serve within six different sectors. Participation in the program requires students to complete at least three courses and 50 hours of related experience in their chosen service sector.
Download our Student Guide to learn more about program requirements by sector.
All undergraduate students in good standing are welcome to apply to the Peace Corps Prep Program.
Ready to apply? We look forward to helping you along the way! Meet with Jesse McClanahan Peace Corps Prep Coordinator, to map out your application.