Civic Leadership Concentration
All course work applied towards University General Education Curriculum and Concentration Requirements require a minimum grade of C-.
University General Education Curriculum: (40 hours)
- English (9 hours)
- Intermediate Algebra (3 hours)
- Public Speaking (3 hours)
- Humanities/Fine Arts (9 hours)
- Social Sciences (9 hours)
- Natural & Physical Sciences (7 hours)
- Cultural Diversity Courses (6 hours)
For complete details and guidelines for selecting approved courses, ask your advisor or visit http://www.unomaha.edu/academic-affairs/general-education/distribution-requirements.php
Concentration Requirements: (36 hours, must include 9 hours upper level from UNO)
- Leadership/Management (9 hours)
PA 2000 Leadership and Administration
MGMT 3490 Management
MGMT 4750 Social Entrepreneurship
MGMT 4090 Principles of Collaboration
HED 4950 Public Health Leadership and Advocacy
Communication (6 hours)
CMST 2410 Small Group Communication and Leadership
CMST 4180 Communication Leadership and Power Organizations
CMST 4560 Communication, Teamwork & Facilitation
Organizational Design (6 hours)
PA 4440 Organizational Development and Planned Change
PA 4530 Strategic Planning
Political Awareness (9 hours)
PSCI 1100 Introduction to the American National Government
PA 2170 Introduction to Public Administration
PSCI 2110 Issues in American Politics
PSCI 3170 Interest Groups
PSCI 4040 The Legislative Process
PSCI 4170 Constitutional Law: Foundations
PA 4300 Public Policy
Ethics (3 hours)
PHIL 1020 Contemporary Problems in Moral Reasoning
Internship/Practicum (3 hours)
PA 4950 Internship
Secondary Field I: (12 hours)
Secondary Field II: (12 hours)
Each secondary field must include 12 hours from the same subject.
Electives: (26 hours)
Electives may include any excess hours in general education, concentration or secondary fields. The number of elective hours may vary but total degree must comprise 120 hours.
Total Degree: (120 hours)
Each course is 3 hours unless otherwise noted.
A minimum 30 hours of upper level (3000-4000) coursework is required for the Bachelor of Multidisciplinary Studies Degree.
Check the catalog to verify any course prerequisites as they are not listed above. Students should also note that not all courses are taught each semester. If a specific course is needed, students should verify the course offering with the department.
For career information, check out the Academic and Career Development Center.
Advising appointments may be made in person, over the phone at 402.554.2370 or online using MavTRACK. DCS does not accept walk-in or same-day advising appointments.
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