College of Community and Public Affairs

Curriculum

Year One

Fall (9 credits)

  • CCPA 600: Research Design (3 credits)
  • CCPA 610: Positionality, Social Justice, and the Politics of Knowledge Production (3 credits)
  • CCPA 650: Interdisciplinarity and Community Inquiry (3 credits)

Spring (9 credits)

  • CCPA 603: Quantitative Analysis (3 credits)
  • CCPA 611: Community Theory and Research (3 credits)
  • CCPA 651: The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (3 credits)
  • Complete Program of Study Meeting

Year Two

Fall (12 credits)

  • CCPA 602: Qualitative Analysis (3 credits)
  • CCPA 612: Power and Policy for Social Change (3 credits)
  • Elective (3 credits; must be 500 level or above)
  • Advanced research course: (3 credits)

Spring (9 credits)

  • Advanced research course: (3 credits)
  • Elective (3 credits; must be 500 level or above)
  • Elective (3 credits; must be 500 level or above)

Summer 

  • Comprehensive Examination (must be completed by August for third year funding)

Year Three

Fall (1 credit)

  • CCPA 699: Dissertation Seminar (1 credit)
  • Dissertation Proposal

Spring (1 credit)

  • CCPA 699: Dissertation Seminar (1 credit)

Last Updated: 4/3/17