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Courses recommended for everyone:
• *PPA 512 COMMUNICATION FOR PUBLIC ADMINISTRATORS – course is a writing style course to help students become better writers – students bring in writing assignments from other classes and work on refining them – a great idea when a student may want to use a paper for a conference presentation, etc.
• STA 510 STATISTICAL METHODS FOR RESEARCH ( course designed for non-majors; ** especially recommended for students considering a Ph.D. who want to strengthen their research skills)

Courses in other departments that focus specifically on communication in different contexts:
• ADM 504 COMMUNICATIONS FOR ADMINISTRATORS
• *EDC 570 FUNDAMENTALS OF THE HELPING RELATIONSHIP

Courses in other departments that focus specifically on leadership in different contexts:
• CRJ 506 ADVANCED LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT
• PSY 530 WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP: CRITICAL ISSUES

Courses in other departments that focus on gender, culture, or diversity:
• *EDC 520 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL DIVERSITY ISSUES IN COUNSELING
• CRJ 570 GENDER, CRIME, AND JUSTICE
• *ENG 505 QUEER THEORY (more English content than social issues)
• HEA 543 TRANSCULTURAL HEALTH
• HEA 555 WOMEN’S HEALTH ISSUES – A TRANSCULTURAL PERSPECTIVE
• HEA 625 MULTICULTURAL ISSUES IN HEALTH EDUCATION
• PSY 540 MULTICULTURAL PSYCHOLOGY
• PSY 565 PSYCHOLOGY OF WOMEN
• SWG 511 HUMAN BEHAVIOR IN THE SOCIAL ENVIRONMENT: THE DIALECTIC OF OPPRESSION AND LIBERATION

Courses in other departments that focus on interpersonal relationships:
• CRJ 504 RESOLUTION OF INTERPERSONAL CONFLICTS
• PSY 547 INTERPERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS

Courses in other departments that focus on media or technology:
• CRJ 580 CYBER CRIME

Courses in other departments that focus on groups/group dynamics:
• *EDC 567 GROUP DYNAMICS
• PSY 513 GROUP INTERVENTIONS
• PSY 543 PSYCHOLOGY OF GROUP PROCESSES

Courses in other departments that focus on politics: (note: these graduate classes aren’t currently offered, but poli sci faculty are willing to adapt undergrad courses to meet graduate requirements – this would require approval of the Graduate Coordinator)

• PSC 515 WOMEN IN POLITICS
• PSC 525 THE AMERICAN PRESIDENCY
• PSC 552 CIVIL LIBERTIES AND CIVIL RIGHTS

Other classes that may be of interest, depending on your career goals:
• PSY 501 INTORDUCTORY STATISTICS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES (** another possible courses for students considering a Ph.D. who want to strengthen their understanding of quantitative statistical tests)
• PSY 509 ADVANCED SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY
• PSY 512 PSYCHOLOGY OF PERSONALITY
• PSY 562 ORGANIZATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY
• MKT 500 PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING
• MKT 501 MARKETING MANAGEMENT
• HEA ____ STRESS MANAGEMENT
• HEA 545 MIND-BODY
• HEA 538 EVALUATION OF HEALTH PROGRAMS (pre-req needed)
• HEA 539 HEALTH PROMOTION PROGRAM PLANNING (pre-req needed)
• HEA 543 TRANSCULTURAL HEALTH PRACTICE (pre-req needed)
• CRJ 522 CORPORATE AND FINANCIAL CRIME
• *EDO 500 ENVIRONMENTAL AND SUSTAINABILITY EDUCATION: HISTORY, THEORY, AND PRACTICE
• If you are interested in Public Relations, definitely consider electives in marketing and psychology

Other classes that may be of interest, depending on your career goals, but are not offered to students outside of the subject area/discipline:

• MGT 501 MANAGERIAL PRINCIPLES AND COMMUNICATION
• MGT 611 MANAGING AND LEADING ORGANIZATIONS
• MGT 613 BUSINESS AND SOCIETY
• MGT 614 ENVIRONMENTS OF BUSINESS
• SWG 554 HUMAN BEHAVIOR IN THE SOCIAL INVIRONMENT
• SWG 555 HUMAN BEHAVIOR IN FAMILY, GROUPS, AND COMMUNITIES

* designates a course where the professor/dept. explicitly stated s/he is very accepting of non-majors