Enrollment Sequence

Students may choose to follow one of two emphasis areas offered in the master’s degree in Work and Labor Policy or incorporate one of the advanced certificates into their degree program.

TermCreditCourse

First Term

6 cr

Policy Process*, 3 cr
Work and Labor Studies*, 3 cr

Second Term

6 cr

History of Labor and Policy, 3 cr
Research Methods, 3 cr

Third Term

6 cr

Current Issues Facing Labor, 3 cr
Labor Management Relations, 3 cr

Follow either Work, Workers and Labor Organizations (emphasis area 1) or Public Sector Employee Relations (emphaisis area 2) beginning in the fourth term.

Emphasis area 1 - Work, Workers and Labor Organizations

1 fourth term

6 cr

One elective, 3 cr
Final Project Design*, 3 cr

1 fifth term

6 cr

One elective, 3 cr
One elective, 3 cr

1 sixth term

6 cr

One elective, 3 cr
Final Project, 3 cr

Emphasis area 2 - Public Sector Employment Relations

2 fourth term

6 cr

Sociology of Work: Human Resources, 3 cr
Final Project Design*, 3 cr

2 fifth term

6 cr

One elective, 3 cr
One elective, 3 cr

2 sixth term

6 cr

One elective, 3 cr
Final Project, 3 cr

Total

36 cr

 

Key:

  * = residency-based course

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