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Minor in Civic Engagement and Community Leadership

This program is an interdisciplinary minor that requires introductory and capstone courses in Community Service Learning (CSL). The other courses in the minor are discipline-based courses utilizing a service learning approach.

Curriculum

Course ID

Course Name

Credit Hours

Required Courses (6 credit hours total):

CSL 150

Intro to Community Service Learning
(Cross Listed with SOCS 225)

3

CSL 450

Civic Engagement and Community Leadership
(capstone experience/project Cross Listed with SOC 401)

3

Select at least 12 hours of the following:

SOC 104

Social Problems Service Learning Experience
(co-requisite SOC 103)

1

SOC 235

Environmental Sociology

3

SOC 236

Service Learning in Sustainability
(co-requisite SOC 235)

1, 2, or 3

SOCS 300

Service Learning in Social Science

3

SOWK 111

Social Work Service Learning Lab
(co-requisite SOWK 110)

1

ST 299

Spring Term: Service Learning in the City

3

ST 299

Spring Term: International Service Learning Travel Course

3

LANG 400

Modern Language Service Learning

2

ART 104

Service Learning in the Arts

1

CVOC 105-01

Service Learning in Christian Vocations

1, 2, or 3

CVOC 105-50

Appalachia Service Project
[students take course in January - full week before Second Semester classes start]

2

CRIM 121

Corrections Service Learning Lab
(co-requisite CRIM 120)

1

CRIM 331

Corrections Service Learning Lab
(co-requisite CRIM 330)

1

CSL 480

Topical Seminar

3

ENGL 489

Writing for Non-profits

3

*Additional service learning courses developed in other disciplines will satisfy the 12-hour elective requirement.