Undergraduate Minors & Certificates

The community sports management minor focuses on helping students develop the skills they need to support recreational amateur sport programs within the community.

Sport programs exist in a... read more

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Downtown
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The U.S. meetings, conventions and exhibitions industry generates more than $120 billion a year, supporting nearly two million jobs. Students can explore this exciting growth industry with the... read more

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Downtown
Correctional Studies (Certificate)

The certificate program in correctional studies educates students about a variety of components that make up the corrections system. It is designed to provide students with understanding and... read more

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Downtown
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Creative City (Certificate)

Students explore best practices in a global context and develop asset-based proposals for specific locales including implementation plans.

The creative city certificate adds value to other... read more

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Downtown
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The certificate in criminal investigations educates students about a variety of aspects of criminal investigations and criminalistics. It is designed to provide students of the social sciences,... read more

Location:
Downtown, West

The minor program in criminology and criminal justice allows students in other undergraduate programs at ASU to explore issues of crime, law and the criminal justice system. The program provides... read more

Location:
Downtown, Online
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The certificate program in cross-sector leadership provides a comprehensive overview of leading solutions to complex social challenges by integrating the public, private, nonprofit and military... read more

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Downtown

The certificate program in domestic violence and evidence-based practice provides students with the experience and knowledge to intervene safely and effectively on behalf of the survivors of... read more

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Downtown
Homeland Security (Certificate)

The 21 credit hour homeland security certificate program provides students with the skills and credentials necessary to prepare them to enter fields specializing in homeland security. Students... read more

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Downtown, Online
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Law and human behavior is an umbrella term that encompasses various aspects of the rapidly emerging field of forensic psychology, law and justice.

This 18-credit hour certificate program... read more

Location:
Downtown, Tempe, West
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Leadership and Ethics (Certificate)

The certificate program in leadership and ethics focuses on understanding the broad transdisciplinary field of leadership and its application to various elements of society and community, and it... read more

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Downtown
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The leadership, ethics, and service certificate program includes coursework with an emphasis on values, ethics, leadership and public service. In addition to in-class instruction, the program... read more

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Downtown
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The minor in nonprofit leadership and management empowers students to positively impact the community in which they work. The nonprofit sector in the U.S. is unique in form and function, with more... read more

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Downtown
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This nationally recognized certificate program awards qualified students from diverse academic fields with the National Certified Nonprofit Professional credential. The CNP credential is awarded... read more

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Downtown

As the Southwest continues to develop and urbanize, the demands and pressures on public lands and natural resources continue to grow, and the interplay between society and natural resources is key... read more

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Downtown

The certificate in public administration and public management is designed for students interested in public service as well as for undergraduate students who are interested in developing... read more

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Downtown

The minor program in public service and public policy prepares students for work in government at all levels and in nonprofit organizations through comprehensive coverage of topics in public... read more

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Downtown
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The minor program in recreation management introduces students to community recreation programming and planning for a variety of populations.

The minor allows students enrolled in other... read more

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Downtown

A minor in recreational therapy exposes students to the field of therapeutic recreation. Students develop the knowledge to assess individuals, develop service plans, implement therapeutic... read more

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Downtown
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Security Studies (Certificate)

The security studies certificate program provides students with the skills and credentials necessary to expand their employment opportunities in corporate and public security.

Through the 24... read more

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Downtown
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The social welfare minor program prepares students for work in human service settings where a fundamental knowledge of human relations is required. It complements careers in journalism,... read more

Location:
Downtown, West, Online
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The special events management certificate is a career enhancement program offered to nondegree-seeking students who already have a degree from an accredited university in any major or to students... read more

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Downtown
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The minor program in special events management is designed to offer students a solid understanding of special events programming and management. In addition to the two-tiered special events course... read more

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Downtown

As sustainability expands in popularity as a discipline, students are looking to find ways to better understand how they can apply the principles of sustainability to specific areas of interest. A... read more

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Downtown

The minor program in tourism development and management provides students with the planning and development skills needed to enter the largest industry in the world. Exposure to the businesses of... read more

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Downtown

The minor program in urban and metropolitan studies offers students interested in the urban environment the opportunity to explore the wide variety of issues that influence the quality of life in... read more

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Downtown
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The minor program in youth services leadership is designed to explore the area of youth leadership from the perspective of those who work face-to-face with youth in a variety of settings.

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Downtown