You want to change the world, and we're here to help you do just that. Do you have a passion to see justice served? Are you interested in improving your skills as an advocate and to learn the methods of community-based research? Are you considering law school, a master’s degree in public administration or nonprofit management? If so, the advocacy minor is for you!
The Citizen Scholar course isn't a requirement for Advocacy Minors, but we find that many who take this First Year Experience course end up in the Advocacy program after building a connection to the community.
Students will select from one of the three following areas of concentration:
Students hoping to work for a non-profit in their future will find themselves better prepared after taking courses in the Advocacy Minor. Students work with community partners and faculty members to develop action plans and implement research projects as the capstone for this concentration.