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Mississippi University for Women

City: Columbus     State: MS     Country: USA     

Contact: Dr. Bridget Pieschel     Email:     

Executive Certificate in Applied & Professional Ethics  

Delivery Method: Classroom     

Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education: Master's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs     

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School/College (if applicable): Executive Certification Program

Program Vision: The Executive Certificate in Applied and Professional Ethics certification emphasizes advanced critical thinking and writing skills, in depth knowledge of the history, theory, principles, and concepts of ethics, and the ability to recognize and resolve ethical dilemmas in various professional contexts and provides the background knowledge and skills necessary for success and for taking on leadership roles in the community.

Program Mission:

Institutional Mission: A Carnegie Master's S public institution, Mississippi University for Women (MUW) provides high-quality undergraduate and graduate education for women and men in a variety of liberal arts and professional programs, while maintaining its historic commitment to academic and leadership development for women. MUW emphasizes a personalized learning environment in all of its educational programs, which are offered through the College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business and Professional Studies, College of Education and Human Sciences, and College of Nursing and Speech Language Pathology. MUW delivers selected programs and courses through distance education formats to provide educational opportunities throughout Mississippi and the United States, while addressing the unique educational and public service needs of northeast Mississippi and adjoining counties in northwest Alabama. MUW supports research, scholarship, and creativity to enhance faculty development and student learning and to advance knowledge in the disciplines offered by the university.