Total credits required for graduation: 33
A. Core Courses: Students will complete the following three core courses for nine credit hours.
|PRST 6100||Professional Environment: Issues and Ethics||3 credits|
|PRST 6200||Globalization and the Professions||3 credits|
|PRST 6300*||Research Methods||3 credits|
* Prerequisite: Undergraduate or Graduate Statistics.
B. Concentration for Strategic Leadership: Students will complete seven of the following courses, including at least one course from each of the five subject areas.
|PRST 6500||Foundations of Leadership||3 credits|
|LDSP 6000||Current Issues and Cases in Leadership||3 credits|
|ELPA 6560||Small Group Leadership||3 credits|
|PRST 6770||Computer-Based Decision Modeling||3 credits|
|PRST 6600||Statistical Analysis||3 credits|
Organizational Structure and Change
|PRST 6310||Leadership in Organization||3 credits|
|PRST 6800||Organizational Skills and Development||3 credits|
|COMM 6110||Leadership and Communication||3 credits|
|JOUR 6450||Public Relations Management||3 credits|
|PRST 6700||Conflict Management and Negotiation||3 credits|
Strategic Planning and Assessment
|TECH 6105||Project Planning and Scheduling||3 credits|
|PRST 6040||Human Resources Management||3 credits|
C. Professional Project: The Master of Professional Studies program requires every student to complete a professional project as the culminating experience in earning the degree.
|PRST 6998||Professional Project (Must be taken during the final semester of the program)||3 credits|
Note: Graduate Online Courses offered by each
[Students employed full time are limited to two online courses per semester.]