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2015-2016 Catalog 
    
2015-2016 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Diversity in Higher Education Minor


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American Cultural Studies Program, University Interdisciplinary Programs

26 credits

Introduction

This interdisciplinary minor will develop multicultural knowledge and competencies that contribute to the development of culturally effective administrators/ practitioners who are open to self-examination, are flexible and knowledgeable about diversity, and are constantly seeking to promote cross-cultural and global understanding. The minor offers an undergraduate background for advanced study in higher education, student affairs administration, as well as graduate studies in public service/public sector areas.

For more information, contact Dr. Marie Eaton, coordinator of the Diversity in Higher Education minor, or Dr. Lawrence Estrada, Director of American Cultural Studies.

Why Consider a Diversity in Higher Education Minor?

The Diversity in Higher Education Minor is for students wanting to develop multicultural knowledge and competencies that contribute to the development of culturally effective administrators/practitioners who are open to self examination, are flexible and knowledgeable about diversity, and are constantly seeking to promote cross-cultural and global understanding. The minor offers an undergraduate background for advance study in higher education, student affairs administration, as well as graduate studies in public service/public sector areas.

 Contact Information

Marie Eaton
360-650-3104
Marie.Eaton@wwu.edu

 Sample Careers

Designed for students seeking careers in higher education administration and student affairs.

 Major/Career Resources

http://www.wwu.edu/careers/students_choosingamajor.shtml

How to Declare (Admission and Declaration Process):

Advisement for the minor can be secured through the Coordinator of the Minor, Professor Marie Eaton, FA 323, 360-650-3104.

Grade Requirements

A grade of C- or better is required for a student’s major or minor courses, and supporting courses for majors and minors.

Requirements


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