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Second Majors and Advanced Certificates

Upon completion of their first major, students in the Center for Adult Professional Studies Program my choose to complete a second major.  Students interested in a second major may obtain an AU Major Declaration form from their academic advisor or program directors.

Rather than completing a second major, students may choose to complete an advanced certificate.  Advanced certificates are identical to second majors except for portfolios and other courses which are marked as not required for advanced certificates below. 

NOTE: A student cannot earn a certificate in the same area in which he or she has a concentration.  A student who has earned or is earning an Organizational Leadership major cannot earn a certificate in Management.    

Business and Leadership 

Human Sciences 

 Second Major or Advanced Certificate in Business Administration 

Required: 24 hours (2nd major) 21 hours (advanced certificate) 

For students who have earned/are earning an Organizational Leadership Major.   

  • BUS342 Organizational and Corporate Finance   
  • BUS376 Financial Accounting and Analysis
  • BUS378 Business Law
  • BUS485 Business Capstone* 
*BUS485 Business Capstone, must be taken a second time with an business administration focus to earn a second major.  Students do not need to take BUS485 for an advanced certificate.

 Choose 4 (12 hours) of the following

  • BUS351 Consumer Behavior 
  • BUS363 Leading and Entrepreneurial Venture 
  • BUS365 Professional Selling 
  • HRM330 Theory and Practice of Training and Development 
  • HRM351 Human Resource Management 
  • HRM353 Legal Aspects of Human Resource Management 
  • HRM425 Employee Benefits and Compensation Management 
  • HSC315 Applied Psychology 
  • HSC327 Psychological Test and Measurements 
  • HSC345 Applied Social Psychology
  • HSC365 Cultural Competence: Divergence and Deviance
  • HSC420 Applied Positive Psychology
  • HSC440 Non-for-Profit Management
  • MTK335 New Media Platforms
  • MKT345 Integrated Marketing Communications
  • MKT361 Website Essentials for Marketers
  • MKT461 Digital Campaigns I
  • MKT462 Digital Campaigns II
  • BUS*** 300 or 400 Business Electives not currently taken

Second Major or Advanced Certificate in Business Administration

Required: 27 hours ( 2nd major) 24 hours (advanced certificate)

For students who have earned/are earning a major outside of Business Programs. 

  • BUS330 Managerial Budgeting and Accounting
  • BUS342 Organizational and Corporate Finance 
  • BUS350 Technology Management 
  • BUS374 Economics 
  •  BUS376 Financial Accounting and Analysis 
  • BUS378 Business Law 
  • BUS421 Leading Innovations 
  • MKT425 Marketing Analytics 
  • BUS485 Business Capstone*  
*Students do not need to take BUS485 for an advanced certificate.

Second Major or Advanced Certificate in Communications Management

Required: 25 hours (2nd major) 21 hours (advanced certificate)

  • CMM309 Applied Communication Theory
  • CMM311 Media Writing and Techniques
  • CMM321 Public and Media Relations
  • CMM328 New Media Investigation and Application
  • CMM332 Evaluating and Interacting with Design
  • CMM458 Leading Creative People and Projects
  • CMM465 Strategic Planning for Communications
  • CMM485 Communications Management Capstone*
  • CMM495 Communication Management Portfolio*
*Students do not need to take CMM485 or CMM495 for an advanced certificate.

Second Major or Advanced Certificate in Organizational Leadership

Required: 24 hours (2nd major) 21 hours (advanced certificate)

For students who have earned/are earning a Business Administration major.  Students earning a Business Administration major with a Leadership concentration can not complete a second major or advanced certificate in Organizational Leadership. 

  • BUS306 Strategic Management
  • HRM351 Human Resource Management
  • ORL328 Diversity and Intergenerational Effectiveness
  • ORL340 Leading Change in Organizations
  • ORL345 Leadership Theory and Application
  • ORL442 Global Leadership
  • ORL326 Organizational Behavior and Development
  • BUS485 Business Capstone*
*BUS485 Business Capstone must be taken a second time with an Organizational Leadership perspective to earn a second major. Students so not need to take BUS485 for an advanced certificate.

 

 Second Major or Advanced Certificate in Organizational Leadership 

Required: 24 hours (2nd major) 21 hours (advanced certificate)

For students who have earned/are earning a major outside of Business Programs.   

  •  BUS306 Strategic Management
  • BUS330 Managerial Budgeting and Accounting
  • BUS421 Leading Innovation
  • ORL328 Diversity and Intergenerational Effectiveness
  • ORL340 Leading Change in Organizations
  • ORL345 Leadership Theory and Application
  • ORL442 Global Leadership
  • BUS485 Business Capstone*
*Students do not need to take BUS485 for an advanced certificate.

Second Major or Advanced Certificate in Applied Psychology

Required = 25 Hours (2nd major) 21 hours (advanced certificate)

  •  3 HSC315 Applied Psychology
  •  3 HSC327 Psychological Tests and Measures
  •  3 HSC318 Interpersonal Communication and Relationship
  •  3 HSC365 Cultural Competence
  •  3 HSC345 Applied Social Psychology
  •  3 HSC420 Applied Positive Psychology
  •  3 LMM326 Organizational Behavior and Development
  •  3 HSC350 Applied Field Experience*
  •  1 HSC496 Human Sciences Learning Outcomes Portfolio*
*Students do not need to take HSC350 or HSC496 for an advanced certificate.
 

Second Major or Advanced Certificate in Human Resources Management

Required = 24 Hours (2nd major) 21 Hours (Advanced Certificate

  • 3 HRM330 Theory and Practice of Training and Development
  • HRM351 Human Resource Management
  • HRM353 Legal Aspects of Human Resource Management 
  • HMR374 Safety and Organizational Wellness 
  • HRM425 Employee Benefits and Compensation 
  • HRM441 Employee and Labor Relations 
  • HMR456 Workforce Diversity 
  • HRM455 Senior Human Resource Management Seminar*
  • 1 HRM496 Human Resource Management Learning Outcome Portfolio*
*Students do not need to take HRM455 or HRM496 for an advanced certificate.

Second Major or Advanced Certificate in Human Services

Required = 25 Hours (2nd major) 12 Hours (advanced certificate)

  • HSC312 Foundations of Human Services
  • HSC328 Social Welfare Policy
  • HSC342 Individual Practices and Interventions
  • 3  HSC343 Group Practices and Interventions
  • HSC357 Advocacy and Social Justice 
  • 3  HSC440 Not-For-Profit Management
  • 3  HSC472 Legal and Ethical Issues in the Human Services
  • 3  HSC297 Field Experience in the Human Services I*
  • 1  HSC496 Human Services Learning Outcomes Portfolio*
*Students do not need to take HSC297 or HSC496 H for an advanced certificate.


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