Bachelor of Science in Civic and Regional Development
For more information about Civic and Regional Development, email communitystudies@MiamiOH.edu or contact any member of the Justice and Community Studies faculty.
The Civic and Regional Development program offers professional administrative, analytical, communication, and leadership training to prepare students to work in nonprofit organizations, service agencies, philanthropic and development organizations, and local government. During their practicum placements with local organizations, students practice their skills and learn new ones in multiple learning environments.
|CRD 201||Theories of Civic Leadership and Democracy||3|
|CRD 202||Introduction to Nonprofits and NGOs||3|
|CRD 301||Community-Based Practicum I||3|
|CRD 302||Community-Based Practicum II||3|
|CRD 401||Capstone in Civic and Regional Development||3|
|ENG 413/ENG 513||Grant and Proposal Writing||3|
|POL 368||State and Local Government and Politics||3|
|Select six hours of the following: 1||6|
|Introduction to Marketing|
|Introduction to Management I|
|Introduction to Human Resources Management|
|Personal Organizational Skills|
|Financial Information for Managers|
|Leadership Decision Skills|
|Issues of Communities, Families, Societies, and Inequalities|
|Select two courses from at least two departments: 2||6-7|
|Identity, Race, Gender, Class|
|Race and Criminal Justice|
|Economic Perspectives on Inequality in America|
|Sociocultural Studies in Education|
|Serving and Supporting Children, Youth, and Families I|
|Geography of Urban Diversity|
|Sociology of Families|
|Race and Ethnic Relations|
|Introduction to Women's Studies|
|Community and Community-Based Advocacy and Development|
|Select two courses from two departments: 3||6|
|Alternatives to Corrections|
|Geographic Information Systems|
|Self and Society|
|Advanced Interpersonal Communication|
|Introduction to Organizational Communication|
|Strategic Communication Planning|
|Total Credit Hours||39-40|
Only one course can be taken at the 100 level.
The second course cannot be taken in either of the departments from a cross-listed course.
At least one of the two courses must be a Communications course.