Diverse and Cross-Cultural Environments
This 15-unit concentration, will prepare you to be a more effective leader in an education environment, business or non-for-profit organization. You will gain an in-depth understanding of complex cultural dynamics including race, gender, generation, religion, and socio-economic backgrounds with the ability to respond to the needs of children, families and community members. Learn from professors who have traveled to, worked in, and immersed themselves into a wide variety of socio-economic environments.
Each certification/authorization may be taken either as a stand-alone program or added to the Master of Arts in Education, Teaching and Learning (MATL) degree.
- Using Technology to Support Student Learning
- Instructional Technology Project
- Collaborative and Responsive Leadership or Multicultural Theories and Techniques
- Family Systems
- Bilingual Education and Specially Designed Academic Instruction
- Organizational Leadership and Resource Management
For all included coursework, visit our current catalog.
Total Semester Units: 15 semester units
Format: Combination of face-to face and distance learning. In class meeting are from 4:30-9 pm, one night per week for a period of 8 weeks.
Completion time: 2-3 semesters
Tuition and fees: Please visit our Graduate Student Financial Services website.
This program is ideal for:
- Teachers, counselors and other professionals who work in diverse community settings
- Those who provide professional development to others in Cross-Cultural Competence
- Resource personnel at a variety of human services and health agencies
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
A graduate admissions counselor is available to answer questions about the admissions process, priority application dates and requirements.Bakersfield Natalie Ramirez, Graduate Enrollment Counselor firstname.lastname@example.org (661) 377-4721
Mission Valley (San Diego) Amanda Bolton, Graduate Enrollment Counselor email@example.com (619) 563-2810