CMT6610 Urban Housing and Development

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Darryl Tukufu Course Description: Survey of U.S. housing programs including Housing Choice Voucher, Homeownership, Chronically Homeless Direct Referral, Family Self Sufficiency, and Non-elderly Disabled, in comparison to housing programs in… Read More

CMT6710 Evaluating Approaches to Poverty Alleviation

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT Course Description: Often in our lack of understanding or perceptions of what is best, we harm to those we hope to help. This course examines the concept of human… Read More

CMT6420 Globalization, Digitalization and Culture

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT Course Description: Individuals, organizations and countries are assimilating and melding at rates never before experienced in our history. This course will examine influences on globalized political climates, economies and… Read More

CMT6600 Poverty in the Urban Community

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Darryl Tukufu Course Description: Provides an extensive overview about the nature, extent, and causes of poverty and economic inequality around the world. Particular emphasis will center on anti-poverty policies and… Read More

CMT6400 Advanced International Development Theory

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT Course Description: While much development can be attributed to positive enhancements within various societies, it is important to note in many instances it has come with great detrimental cost.… Read More

CMT6310 Advanced Community Disaster Mitigation and Recovery

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Howard Woodruff Course Description: Students will demonstrate an advanced understanding of the role of community volunteers and religious organizations in response to crises, including the mitigation of the results of… Read More

CMT6210 Advanced Crisis and Disaster Management and Public Outreach

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Howard Woodruff Course Description: This course will explore various methods for conducting public outreach and education regarding general disaster and emergency preparedness at an advanced level. In addition, students will… Read More

CMT6130 Issues in Community Economic Development

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Prof. Scott Dixon Course Description: This course builds upon the coursework completed in its pre-requisite course, Community Economic Development. Students will troubleshoot key issues in economic development such as funding, training,… Read More

CMT6120 Qualitative & Quantitative Analysis of Communities

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Bethany Harris Course Description: Students will assess the benefits and limitations of qualitative, quantitative and mixed research as it relates to community based participatory research methods from government/academic led to… Read More