2011 - Graduate Certificate in Animal Studies

Certificate Requirements

These requirements apply to students admitted before June 1, 2012. For the current degree requirement list click here.

Course work for the certificate in Animal Studies requires 18 credits as follows:

Foundation Courses (6 credits):
AP601 Animal Protection as a Social Movement
AS605 Animals and Ethics

Core Courses (6 credits):
AS600 Interdisciplinary Perspectives in Animal Studies
AS602 Sociology of Animal Abuse

Electives (6 credits):
AS601 Understanding the Human-Animal Bond
AS606 Animals and Literature
AS613 Global Animal Issues
AS616 Animal Behavior, Animal Minds, and Animal Protection
AS617 Animal Protection and the Environment