Certificate in Diversity & Inclusion

About

This certificate program will introduce you to different dimensions of cultural competence. You’ll learn about the principles of diversity and inclusion. This certificate benefits students, educators, social workers, administrators, business professionals, healthcare workers, law enforcement, criminal justice agencies, non-profits, and more.

In the program, you’ll examine the historical backgrounds, cultural values and communication styles of five American co-cultures. In turn, you’ll be equipped in areas such as:

  • Privilege and oppression
  • The sources and impact of prejudice and discrimination
  • Micro-aggressions and unconscious/implicit bias
  • Engaged listening
  • Team building
  • Servant leadership

Curriculum & Requirements

Diversity and Inclusion Certificate, Undergraduate

Required Courses
AAST 200AN INTRODUCTION TO DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION3
AAST/HIST 220AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY: POST CIVIL WAR TO PRESENT5
Required Electives–choose upper-division AAST10
Total Credits18

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