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Certificate Requirements

Communications Certificate

Credit Hours Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credits
COM 1010 Graphic Core 3
COM 1020 Digital Core 3
COM 1030 Mass Communications and Society 3
COM 1040 News Gathering and Reporting 3
COM 2010 Visual Theory 3
Grand Total: 15

Diversity and Inclusion Certificate

Credit Hours Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credits
ORG/BUS 4000 Organization Diversity and Inclusion 3
BUS 3900 Employment and Labor Law 3
PSY 4515 Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination 3

Choose two from the following:

Choose Two Courses
Prefix Number Course Credits
ORG 3800 Leadership across Generations 3
HIS 3630 African American History 3
PSY 3205 Psychology of Gender 3
REL 2350 Philosophies of World Religions 3
SPN 1010 Introduction to Spanish 3
Grand Total: 15

Emergency Management Certificate

Credit Hours Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credits
EMG 3000 Introduction to Emergency Management 3
EMG 3001 Disaster Mitigation and Preparedness 3
EMG 3002 Disaster Response and Recovery 3
EMG 3100 Terrorism in Emergency Management 3
EMG 4001 Interagency Disaster Management 3
Grand Total: 15

Global Leadership Certificate

Credit Hours Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credits
ORG/BUS 4000 Organization Diversity and Inclusion 3
ORG 4800 Leading Virtual Teams 3
BUS 4426 International Management 3

Choose two from the following:

Choose Two Courses
Prefix Number Course Credits
BUS 4751 Business Ethics 3
BUS 4951 Business Policy and Strategic Management 3
HIS 1710 Contemporary World 3
SOC 2010 Survey of Global Societies and Cultural Geography 3
SPN 1010 Introduction to Spanish 3
Grand Total: 15

Health Care Management Certificate

Credit Hours Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credits
HCM 3002 Introduction to Health Care Management 3
HCM 3801 Issues and Trends in Health Care 3
HCM 4201 Health Care Law 3
HCM 4053 Financial Management of Health Care Organizations 3
BUS 3602 Principles of Management 3
Grand Total: 15

Homeland Security Certificate

Homeland Security - Terrorism

Estimated time to complete this certificate program is six to twelve months.

Credit Hours Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credits
HLS 2050 Introduction to Terrorism 3
HLS 3000 American Homeland Security 3
HLS 3304 Ethical and Legal Issues in Homeland Security 3
EMG 3100 Terrorism in Emergency Management 3
FSC 4753 Terrorism Incident Management and Emergency Procedures 3
Grand Total: 15

* NOTE: Courses are not allowed to be transferred between certificate programs.

Homeland Security - Weapons of Mass Destruction

Estimated time to complete this certificate program is six to twelve months.

Credit Hours Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credits
HLS 3050 Terrorism Response Operations 3
HLS 3500 Weapons of Mass Destruction 3
OSH 3640 Interactions of Hazardous Materials 3
EMG 3100 Terrorism in Emergency Management 3
FSC 4753 Terrorism Incident Management and Emergency Procedures 3
Grand Total: 15

* NOTE: Courses are not allowed to be transferred between certificate programs.


Human Resource Management Certificate

Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credits
BUS 3352 Human Resource Management 3
Choose four from the following:
Prefix Number Course Credits
BUS 3900 Employment and Labor Law 3
BUS 4601 Recruitment and Staffing 3
BUS 4680 Human Resource Development 3
BUS 4700 Compensation and Benefits 3
BUS 4750 Human Resource Management Strategy and Emerging Issues 3
Grand Total: 15

Leadership Communication Certificate

Credit Hours Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credits
ORG/BUS 4040 Communication Skills for Leaders 3
PSY 4510 Attitudes and Persuasion 3

Choose three from the following:

Choose Three Courses
Prefix Number Course Credits
ORG 3800 Leadership across Generations 3
ORG/BUS 4080 Creative Thinking and Problem Solving 3
COM 1010 Graphic Core* 3
COM 1020 Digital Core* 3
COM 2040 Introduction to Public Relations 3
COM 4220 Public Relations Skills 3
COM 4360 Crisis Management 3
SPC 1010 Speech Communications 3
Grand Total: 15

* Please see course descriptions in Online Programs Catalog for hardware/software requirements.


Management Certificiate

Credit Hours Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credits
BUS 4851 Production and Operations Management 3
BUS 4951 Business Policy and Strategic Management 3

Choose three from the following:

Choose Three Courses
Prefix Number Course Credits
BUS 2026 Organizational Communication 3
BUS 3301 Financial Management 3
BUS 3211 Consumer Behavior 3
BUS 3826 Managerial Decision Making 3
BUS 4000 Managing Diversity in Organizations 3
BUS 4080 Creative Thinking and Problem Solving 3
BUS 4126 Project Planning 3
BUS 4160 Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 3
Grand Total: 15

Occupational Safety and Health Certificate

Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credits
OSH 3001 Fundamentals of Occupational Safety and Health 3
OSH 3651 Total Environmental, Health, and Safety Management 3
OSH 4301 Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene 3
Choose two from the following:
Prefix Number Course Credits
FSC 3345 Introduction to Fire Prevention 3
OSH 3640 Interactions of Hazardous Materials 3
OSH 3701 Industrial Ergonomics 3
OSH 4601 Accident Investigation 3
Grand Total: 15

Sport Management Certificate

Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credits
SMT 2701 Sociology of Sport 3
SMT 4101 Sport Administration 3
Choose three from the following:
Prefix Number Course Credits
SMT 2801 Sport Public Relations and Promotions 3
SMT 3901 Sport Fundraising 3
SMT 4001 Sport Facilities 3
SMT 4201 Sport Financing 3
SMT 4301 Sport Legal Liability and Risk Management 3
Grand Total: 15