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Diversity Specialist Curriculum

HED 5910 Diversity Beginnings (Fall semester)

HED 5960 Diversity in Practice (Spring semester)

HED 5970 Diversity Advancement (Summer semester)

The three courses (12 credit hours) provide knowledge and understanding of different aspects of diversity, such as theory, understanding, personal communication, exploring the various dimensions, and application. The courses may be taken in any order and all three are offered online. 

The department of early childhood, higher education and special education is offering a graduate certificate in diversity. The program consists of 12 credit hours over three semesters. Classes are taught by Dr. Shanda Gore, Associate Vice President for The Catharine S. Eberly Center for Women and The Minority Business Development Center and President of the Ohio Diversity Officers Collaborative. Subject matter experts will be featured as guest speakers throughout the program. All classes will be taught online. 


Please contact

Online admissions specialist:  855.327.5695

Specific program questions may be directed to:

Dr. Shanda Gore
Culture Building Institute, Diversity Certificate Program 
Department of Early Childhood, Higher Education and Special Education
Health and Human Services 1300 
2801 W. Bancroft Street 
Toledo OH 43606 

Last Updated: 2/15/18