Academic Requirements

First Semester:


Second Semester:
  • BSCV182 CIVICUS and Service-Learning (1 credit)
    Students will examine domestic societal issues and their national, regional, and local dimensions from political, economic, and policy perspectives. Students will work with local direct service non-profit organizations.
    Spring 2019 Syllabus | Instructor: Julie Randolph | Co-instructor: Amy Dickinson
  • SOCY105 Introduction to Contemporary Social Problems (3 credits)
    An examination of contemporary social problems through sociological perspectives; ways in which social problems are part of the organization of society; a detailed study of selected social problems including social conflict and social inequality. 
    This course does not need to be taken during a specific semester, but it must be completed by the end of a student's second year in CIVICUS.

Third Semester:

Fourth Semester:
  • BSCV302 CIVICUS Capstone (3 credits) (General Education: Scholarship in Practice)
    Capstone course required for CIVICUS citation. Supervised internship, community service, or research project on civil society topic. Application and continued study of skills and concepts, grounded in the social sciences, relevant to understanding and effectively dealing with contemporary social issues.
    Spring 2020 Syllabus | Instructor: Korey Rothman
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