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2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Civic Education And Public Advocacy Certificate

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Program: Certificate
Department of Political Science  
College of Liberal Arts

Liberal Arts Building 209 ~ 260-481-6686

Student Learning Outcomes:

  • The certificate links methods, theory, and skills-based training with active student learning and community-based projects.

Declaring this Certificate:

  • Declare this certificate within the Department of Political Science or through your major department if you are pursuing another degree
  • The certificate can be earned and awarded independent of other degree(s)

Program Requirements:

  • A minimum GPA of 2.00 or higher is required for graduation
  • A grade of C- or higher in each course required for the certificate
  • At least 10 credits must be earned as resident credit

To earn the Certificate in Civic Education and Public Advocacy, you must fulfill the following requirements in addition to those noted above:

Program Required Course: Credit 1

Capstone Course Credits: 3

  • Choose one of the following:

Total Credits: 19

Student Responsibility

You are responsible for ensuring that you satisfy all graduation requirements specified for each selected program.  Thus, it is essential that you develop a thorough understanding of the required courses, academic policies, and procedures governing your academic career.  If you cannot complete all program requirements by your stated graduation date but fail to remove those from your plan of study, the Registrar’s Office in consultation with your academic advisor will remove unmet pursuits from your plan of study. Changing curricular records during the graduation term of application may affect state or federal financial aid awards. All requests for exceptions to specific requirements must be made in writing and may be granted only by written approval from the appropriate chair or dean. 

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