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Professional Studies Major Areas of Study

Students may choose from various areas of study to customize the Professional Studies Major.

Behavioral Studies

  • PSYC 101L Intro to Psychology (required)

Choose a minimum of 3 courses from the following:

  • PSYC 201L Personality Development
  • PSCY 202L Abnormal Psychology
  • PSYC 207L The Exceptional Child
  • PSYC 220L Social Psychology
  • PSYC 317L Chilld Development
  • PSYC 323L Lifespan Development
  • PSYC 332L Fundamentals of Counseling
  • PSYC 342L Cognitive Psychology
  • PSYC 348L Psych Perspectives on Criminal Behavior
  • PYSC 385L Industrial Psychology

Information Technology Management

  • ORG 100N Exploring & Management
  • ORG 301N Managing Human Resources
  • CMPT130L Information Technology & Systems Concepts
  • CMPT 300L Management & Information Systems
  • CMPT 309L Project Management

Management Studies (Required 5 courses as part of the Professional Studies Major)

  • ORG 100N Exploring Business & Management
  • ORG 202N Global Issues in Business & Society
  • ORG 203N Fundamentals of Financial Accounting
  • ORG 301N Managing Human Resources
  • ORG 321L Issues in Leadership

Organizational Communication

  • COM 102L Introducation to Communication
  • COM 203L Interpersonal Communication
  • COM 211L Fundamentals of PR Theory & Practice
  • COM 270L Organizational Communication
  • COM 302L Persuasion

Organizational Leadership

  • ORG 101N Managing Organizations
  • ORG 302N Behaviors in Organizations
  • ORG 321L Issues in Leadership
  • ORG 322L Leadership in the Global Workplace
  • ORG 421L Strategic Leadership & Innovation