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Multicultural Competency Intensive

In collaboration with the Cross-Cultural Center, the TLC's "Multicultural Competency" Intensive (MCI) demonstrates our campus' value of diversity and is a skill most employers seek in CSUSM graduates. MCI students have graduated from the TLC and are looking to delve more deeply into scocial justice and diversity through a leadership lens. 


MCI graduates will be invited to the annual TLC reception where they will receive their certificate(s) signed by the University President and Associate Director of Multicultural Programs. 

Leadership & Multicultural Competency Intensive Criteria: 

  1. TLC Certificate was already earned a prior term
  2. Attend the "Inclusive Leadership" TLC workshop 
  3. Attend 2 Civility Events - must RSVP
  4. Attend 4 mimimum hours with any of the designated TLC "diversity themed" workshops marked with * on the TLC schedule OR 4 hours at Social Justice Center events
  5. Interview a leader either on campus or at a non-profit who serves marginalized groups
  6. Write a reflection paper about social justice and leadership and why inclusion matters to you, and what you learned from the leader that you interviewed 
  7. Apply for TLC MCI graduation
  8. Complete a TLC panel exit interview