Other Relevant Programs

Undergraduate Programs


Organizational Administration

Organizational Administration (OA), a committee interdisciplinary major, is designed to develop skills in the research and analysis of problems, creative thinking, and oral and written communication. A Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Organizational Administration provides students with the educational background necessary to succeed in a broad spectrum of professions and is an excellent foundation for the pursuit of several advanced degree programs.

Certificate in Digital Arts and Culture

The Digital Arts and Culture Certificate Program is designed to provide students with a balanced and comprehensive approach to studying information technology and emerging media forms.

Certificate in Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution

The purpose of the Certificate in Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution is to equip students with the knowledge and skills needed to help people work together effectively and to manage their conflicts constructively. As the world becomes evermore interconnected it means that in whatever occupation students pursue, there will be a critical need to help people work through their differences, bridge diverse perspectives, and resolve their conflicts efficiently.

Minors for Communication Majors

General Business Minor

The General Business Minor is designed for students whose preparation in their major field would be enhanced by a better understanding of the various business functions and the management process.

Health Care Administration Minor

The Minor in Health Care Administration consists of 17 credits and may be declared once a student has completed a minimum of 45 credits and achieved a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5. To obtain the minor, a student must complete at UWM the 17 credits on which a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA is also required. Declaration forms for the Health Care Administration Minor are available in the College of Health Sciences, Office of Student Affairs, Northwest Quadrant Building B, 6th Floor, Room 6451. For more information or to schedule an advising appointment, please call (414) 229-2758.

Information Science & Technology

The School of Information Studies offers an undergraduate Minor in Information Science & Technology. The minor appeals to students who wish to acquire the essential knowledge and skills in information science, information architecture, and information technology while pursuing studies in their major areas.

Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies Minor

To complete the Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies Minor, students must earn at least 18 credits in JAMS courses (including JAMS 101 – Introduction to Mass Media and JAMS 201 – Media Writing). At least 9 of the credits must be earned in courses numbered 300 or above. Students must achieve a grade point average of at least 2.5 in JAMS courses.

Honor Society

Lambda Pi Eta Honor Society Chapter
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