Academic Catalog 2023-2024

Labor Studies, Certificate


This certificate requires completion of eight three-unit courses. Students may receive the certificate while completing a major or minor in Labor Studies or in other fields or without attaining a B.A.

Core Requirements
Select four courses from the following:12
Labor In American Society
Sociology Of Work
Contracts & Negotiations
Labor Law
Seminar In Labor Studies
Special Topics
Practicum Labor Studies
Related Courses
Select four additional courses from the following or from courses listed above, but not used to satisfy the Core Requirements: 112
Labor Economics
Labor-Management Relations in Government
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Total Hours24

Other courses such as IDS 326 Perspectives In Human Studies may be substituted with advisor's approval when they deal with issues of work, unions, the economy, and labor-relations skills.