Certificate Programs

Care Management: 12 Credits

This is a 12-credit certificate, most directly related to community health and human services.

CHS 457 Introduction to Care Management
CHS 458 Care Management and Community Mental Health
CHS 429 Human Services Delivery System
CHS 443 Mental Health and Crisis Intervention  
CHA 456 Programs and Resources in Aging

Counseling: 12 credits

CHS 440 Principles of Counseling
CHS 441 Counseling Techniques
CHS 443 Mental Health and Crisis Intervention
Elective Courses

Criminology or Criminal Justice Certificate: 24 credits

SOC 100 Introductory to Sociology OR
SOC 133 American Society OR
SOC 136 Social Problems
CJ 158 Criminal Justice Administration
POL 203 Political and Civil Rights
SOC 242 Field Experience in Applied Sociology (optional)
SOC 243 Criminology
CJ 244 Corrections
SOC 347 Sociological Theory
CJ 324 Research Methods in Criminal Justice (optional)
SOC 350 Applied Statistics or equivalent OR equivalent
24 total credits are required for certificate. A minimum of 12 credits toward this certificate must be taken at St. Joseph’s College.

Gerontology: 12 credits

CHS 451 Gerontology
CHS 453 Psychology of Aging
CHA 459 Practicum in Gerontology
Elective Course

Health Care Management: 15 credits

CHA 481 Health Care Management
CHA 430 Health Care Delivery System
CHA 435 Continuous Quality Improvement
CHA 489 Comprehensive Health Planning
CHA 496 Health Care Finance and Economics

Health Instruction: 12 credits

SPC 102 Speech Communication
CHS 420 Health Education
CHS 434 Family Health
CHS 467 Practicum in Health Instruction

Home Care Administration: 18 credits

CHA 430 Health Care Delivery System
CHA 437 Home Care Administration
CHA 456 Programs and Resources in Aging
CHA 481 Health Care Management
CHA 484 Legal Aspects of Health Care
CHA 496 Health Care Finance and Economics

Hospice: 15 credits

CHA 438 Hospice Concepts
CHS 443 Mental Health and Crisis Intervention
CHS 449 Death and Dying
CHA 439 Practicum in the Hospice Field

Elective Courses

Human Resources: 15 credits

BUS 100 Process of Management
OR HA 481 Health Care Management
BUS 130 Organizational Behavior
BUS 230 Human Resources Management (HA 230)
BUS 235 Human Resources Law
BUS 370 Advanced Human Resources Management

Information Technology Applications: 12 credits

Business Track

COM 140 Microcomputer Applications I
COM 141 Microcomputer Applications II
COM 205 Multimedia Applications
COM 288 Business Systems and Design

Programming Track

COM 140 Microcomputer Applications I
COM 141 Microcomputer Applications II
COM 150 Introduction to Computer Programming (VB)
COM 152 Computer Programming (Java)

Design Track (select four of the following)

COM 140 Microcomputer Applications I
COM 142 Microcomputer Applications II
COM 205 Multimedia Applications
ART 265 Introduction to Graphic Design
ART 267 Design Workshop

Leadership and Supervision: 12 credits

BUS 100 Process of Management OR
HA 481 Health Care Management
BUS 130 Organizational Behavior
BUS 230 Human Resources Management (HA 230)
Elective Courses

Management: 27 credits

BUS 100 Process of Management OR
HA 481 Health Care Management
ACC 200 Fundamentals of Financial Accounting
BUS 130 Organizational Behavior
BUS 230 Human Resources Management (HA 230)
ENG 103 Writing for Effective Communication
COM 140 Microcomputer Applications I
Three Elective Courses

Marketing, Advertising, and Public Relations: 12 Credits

BUS 200 Marketing
BUS 204 Marketing, Promotion and Advertising
BUS 208 Public Relations
Elective Courses

Training and Staff Development: 12 Credits

SPC 102 Speech Communication
CHA 423 Principles of Training and Staff Development (GS 423)
CHA 424 Training and Development Techniques (GS 424)
CHA 468 Practicum in Training and Development (GS 468)
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