From natural disasters to student illness outbreaks, emergencies can happen every day. Being able to plan ahead, as well as respond when crises arise, can help minimize the impact on your students and your institution. Students finishing this certificate program will have the skills to deal directly with the crisis, the stakeholders involved, and the media through an understanding of:

  • Crisis management in schools and universities, including planning, prevention, response, and recovery
  • Human relations skills across various educational settings
  • Law in student affairs

The Campus Crisis Management graduate certificate is a five course, 15 credit offering that introduces its students to many facets of campus crisis management, including law in student affairs, human relations in education, and more. This certificate requires a completed bachelor's degree, and a 3.000 grade point average.

Effective Fall 2016

Additional coursework may be required due to prerequisites.

Required Courses
EDHE 675Campus Crisis Management3
EDHE 677Law in Student Affairs3
EDUC 502Human Relations in Education3
Electives
Select 2 courses from the following: 6
College Student Personnel Administration
Higher Education Administration
Student Development Theory
Organizational Behavior in Student Affairs
Program Total Credits:15

*This certificate may have courses in common with other graduate certificates. A student may earn more than one certificate, but a given course may be counted only in one certificate.