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Mission and Vision

Our Mission

International Special Programs at Pace University provides high-quality custom English language and content-based educational experiences for groups, organizations, international institutions, and grant-funded programs. We create a diverse and inclusive community of learners who are prepared to navigate the complexities of the world and become global citizens. 

We partner with Pace University departments to design and deliver innovative programming that offers our students a comprehensive and interdisciplinary approach to global learning. We offer essential services and support for customized, non-traditional programs that enable Pace schools and external partners to achieve their goals.

Our Vision

To be a leader in global education and a successful, self-supporting department that is an integral part of Pace University's centralized international strategy.

To create a vibrant and dynamic learning environment that fosters intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, and a deep appreciation for cultural diversity. We provide dynamic, market-driven programs and experiences with high degrees of satisfaction that encourage students to pursue additional opportunities at Pace.

To be the go-to department for Pace schools to assist in offering customized, non-traditional programming that spans multiple disciplines and meets specific needs.

To attain global reach through intentional marketing and recruitment efforts, constantly expanding to new markets. We inspire students to become global citizens who can address complex challenges in the world and make positive impacts in their communities and beyond.