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School or college:School of Public AffairsClassroom Type:On campusThe Accelerated MPA prepares you to manage and lead in government and nonprofit organizations. The one-year program provides opportunities to focus on your interests through classroom assignments, an internship, a capstone course, tailored extracurricular activities and professional networking.
Degree Earned:Undergraduate CertificateSchool or college:College of Liberal Arts and SciencesClassroom Type:On campusA certificate in American Indian Studies acknowledges students who have made a significant effort to learn about American Indian cultures. It is designed to appeal to undergraduate students with a background in any major. The certificate is also targeted to non-degree seeking professionals who seek to increase their skill sets.
Degree Earned:N/ASchool or college:College of Liberal Arts and SciencesClassroom Type:On campusCompleting a minor in anthropology will give you an excellent introduction to the field. You will be exposed to the basic concepts of the field-for example, evolution, adaptation and cultural diversity-and will have an opportunity to take advanced courses with some of our internationally known faculty. The logic of the minor is straightforward: all students must complete a core of...
Degree Earned:MinorSchool or college:College of Arts & MediaClassroom Type:On campusThe art history minor familiarizes students with the principal traditions of art history and includes a selection of lecture courses in advanced studies. This program provides a strong introduction to historical developments while developing analytical skills in research, writing and visual culture.
Degree Earned:N/ASchool or college:College of Liberal Arts and SciencesClassroom Type:On campusAstrophysics is an important and well-represented sub discipline in physics. It includes the study of the solar system, galactic and extragalactic astrophysics, as well as cosmology. A minor in this field combines a theoretical approach with observational analysis. There is opportunity to do research in this field as well. The physics department offers minors in physics, biophysics, and astrophysics. However,...
School or college:College of Liberal Arts and SciencesClassroom Type:On campusThe 4+1 accelerated Master’s program in Philosophy is an expedited program of study that allows students to complete a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy and a Master’s degree in Humanities in as few as 5 years.
School or college:College of Liberal Arts and SciencesClassroom Type:On campusOffers undergraduates a rich overview of human life and introduces a variety of skills and practical research methods. Students learn to apply these skills in laboratory and field studies focused on the problems and circumstances related to the maintenance of healthy, productive human action in the world today and understanding our past.
School or college:College of Liberal Arts and SciencesClassroom Type:On campusProduces culturally sensitive leaders who use a flexible, timely, and in-demand skill set to create effective, engaging, and ethical communication that inspires positive change in workplaces and communities. Communication opens doors in many fields, including advertising, business, international relations, education, public service, government and politics, health care, and public relations.
School or college:College of Liberal Arts and SciencesClassroom Type:Fully OnlineDevelops skills in writing, speaking, interpersonal relationships, critical thinking, analysis, and teamwork, increasing students' ability to communicate clearly and effectively for a variety of communication or business career paths.
School or college:College of Engineering, Design and ComputingClassroom Type:On campusAllows students to combine a computer science degree with a specialization in other academic disciplines. The CS+ program can be combined with almost any minor and, in some cases, double degrees or double majors with only a few extra courses. The program prepares graduates to apply their computer science expertise to a wide variety of career fields.
School or college:School of Public AffairsClassroom Type:Online and on campus classesThe BA in Criminal Justice prepares you to advance in a career in criminology or criminal justice. Explore the complex nature of crime, criminal justice organizations, implications of public policies, capital punishment, victimology, race and crime, community corrections, and more.