​​Undergraduate Certificate - Citizen Engagement

​Minimum Total for Graduation: 15 hours
Degree: Certificate

Program Requirements:

Required Courses (9 hours)​
PSC 105 - Introduction to American Government and Politics 3(3-0)
PSC 393 - Practicum in Citizen Engagement 1-12(Spec)
PSC 513 - Citiz​en Engagement in Public Life 3(3-0)
Note: 3 credits required for PSC 393.​
Electives (6 hours)​
Select two courses from one of the following categories:

Electives 1 - Public Opinion Polling
PSC 280 - Introduction to Empirical Methods of Political Research 3(3-0)
PSC 394 - Practicum in Public Polling 1-12(Spec)
Note: 3 credits required for PSC 394

Electives 2 - Elected Institutions and Procedures
PSC 261 - State and Local Government 3(3-0)
PSC 300 - Michigan Politics and Elections 3(3-0)
PSC 320 - The American Legislative Process 3(3-0)
PSC 321 - The American Chief Executive 3(3-0)
PSC 323 - American Parties and Politics 3(3-0)
PSC 325/SOC 345/PHL 345/REL 345 - The Civil Rights Movement 3(3-0)
PSC 326/WGS 326 - Women and Politics 3(3-0)
PSC 327 - Lobbying and Interest Group Behavior 3(3-0)
PSC 328 - Campaigns and Elections 3(3-0)

Electives 3 - Appointed Institutions and Procedures
PAD 210 - Introduction to Public Administration 3(3-0)
PAD 313 - Public Budgeting Processes 3(3-0)
PAD 411 - Public Sector Human Resources 3(3-0)
PSC 261 - State and Local Government 3(3-0)

Total: 15 semester hours​