Disability Studies (Graduate Certificate)

Certificate Overview Curriculum Worksheet

The graduate certificate program in disability studies focuses on the creation of new knowledge and consequent practical implications in the area of disability. It coordinates courses into an individualized systemic plan of study that trains students to conduct disability research. Students examine disability from diverse perspectives, including disability law and justice, cultural politics of disability, family perspectives, as well as research methods in disability studies. The emphasis for students is on examining and creating new theoretical perspectives and methodological approaches at different levels of analysis while analyzing topics of critical importance locally and globally.

Degree Offered

Disability Studies (Graduate Certificate)
Liberal Arts & Sciences, The College of


Plan of Study

The Plan of Study is the required curriculum to complete the program.

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