Graduate Certificate in Community Development
Sam Houston State University

Program Details

The Graduate Certificate in Community Development from Sam Houston State University is an online sociology degree.  Designed for community leaders, courses provide training and skills in community development.  You will study planning and engagement, program assessment and evaluation, proposal writing, and applied social science research techniques.  Students completing this certificate are also able to complete specialized courses on key issues in the modern world, including economic development, public health, and the environment. 
 
Available courses include:
  • Sociology of Community
  • Sociology of Entrepreneurship
  • Seminar In Medical Sociology
  • Sociology of Disasters
  • Applied Research Methods

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Resume / CV
  • Letter of intent
  • Two recommendations

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges