Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Professional Development

We offer professional development and certificate programs for professionals, business executives, students and community members.

Business & Entrepreneurship

Frontier Market Scouts
The career launchpad for social enterprise and impact investing.


For: Professionals, Graduate Students

Continuing Education Credits Available.

International Development

Certificate in International Development and Social Change
Leadership certificate in design, partnering, management and innovation.


For: Professionals, Graduate Students

Continuing Education Credits Available.


Summer Peacebuilding Program
A three-week summer course on building peace in communities emerging from conflict.


For: Undergraduates, Young Professionals

DPMI Summer 2011

Intercultural Competence

Intercultural Competence (ICC) Specialization

16-unit curriculum is designed for those interested in leadership careers in diverse international contexts.


For: Graduate Students



Language Program Administration
17-credit program for managing language education programs, with online and on-site courses.


For: Professionals, Graduate Students


Teacher Training
Group training programs for language teachers.


For: Organizations, Professional Groups

ESL Class

Translation & Interpretation Professional Programs
Short-term, customized, and certificate programs for professional development of interpreters, translators, and localizers.


For: Professionals, Groups


Custom Language Services
Customized on-site or off-site language programs and curriculum and in-house program development services.


For: Professionals, Students, Groups

Conflict Resolution

Ocean & Coastal

Center for Conflic Studies

Conflict Resolution

For: Professionals, Graduate Students

Local Catch Monterey

Ocean & Coastal Resource 
Management Certificate

For: Professionals, Eligible Graduate Students


Terrorism Studies


Nonproliferation Certificate

For: Professionals, Eligible Graduate Students

Terrorism Studies Certificate

Terrorism Studies Certificate

For: Professionals, Eligible Graduate Students

Weekend Workshops

Looking to build your resume or learn a new skill set? Every semester we offer weekend workshops on a wide variety of topics from "Grant Writing" to "International and Corporate Venture Capital" to "Counterterrorism." Space may be available in these workshops for interested professionals, students from other schools, or community members. Apply online or contact us at professional.dev@miis.edu to learn more.

DLC Fall 2011 Workshop