SPA 501. Found Student Personnel Admin. (3 Credits)

the course introduces students to the field of student affairs administration as they examine the historical, philosophical, and theoretical roots of the profession. The current nature of the work student affairs professionals perform, the skills and competencies required for the profession, and professional standards of the profession will be addressed. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW

SPA 506. Group Dynamic/Leader. (3 Credits)

applies concepts of small task-oriented group communication to the life and vocation experiences of participants, emphasizing servant-leadership skills. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

SPA 510. Issues/American Higher Educati. (3 Credits)

this course places American higher education into a historical context examining the impact of society on the development of higher education. Introduces the student to current issues in American higher education. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: WAU

SPA 511. Curr Issues in Athlet Admin. (1,3 Credits)

this course is an in depth examination of contemporary issues and problems that exist in the sectors of interscholastic, intercollegiate, and professional sport programs. Topics such as legal liability, gender equity, fiscal management, sports marketing, facility management, personnel management, and event scheduling are covered. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

SPA 515. Research Methods. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUAA, CUW

SPA 520. American College Student. (3 Credits)

students from various generational, social, racial, ethnic, and religious backgrounds are entering college in ever increasing numbers. This course studies the impact these student have on the campus environment and the way in which the institution responds to its students. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, WAU

SPA 525. Student Programs & Assessment. (3 Credits)

this course examines the various aspects of program planning and specifically focuses on the role and practical application of assessment as an essential tool in an effective and comprehensive student affairs program. The Council for the Advancement of Standards (CAS) is discussed and utilized as a method of program evaluation. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA

SPA 526. Organiz & Mange of Athlet Prog. (3 Credits)

a study of administration, philosophy, standards, policies, and procedures utilized in the implementation of intercollegiate and interscholastic sport programs. This course is a comprehensive investigation of leadership styles, organizational structure and operations, human resources management, budget preparation, facility and event management, governance structures, and risk management. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

SPA 530. Higher Education Admin. (3 Credits)

this course examines colleges and universities as organizations and the leadership and administration of this type of organization. Current theories of organizational behavior and governance will be reviewed applying this theory to real and hypothetical situations. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW

SPA 531. Fiscal Iss in Athletic Admin. (3 Credits)

a comprehensive examination of principles in sport finance and economics and the impact of financial management on sport and facility business in athletic programs. This course will focus on the concepts of resource acquisition and financial management and the application of strategies and procedures for budget development and management, fund raising, sport income and expenditures, and risk/return of investment. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW

SPA 535. Legal Issues in Ed Administrat. (3 Credits)

this course surveys legal issues arising from the relationship between public and private colleges and universities and their governing boards, administrators, faculty, student affairs staff, and governmental bodies. Students explore higher education law, the role of law on campus, and the relationship between the law and the work in student affairs and athletics. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

SPA 550. Current Topics In:. (1 Credit)

SPA 551. Conflict Res:Christian Approac. (1 Credit)

SPA 552. Campus Crisis Intervention. (1 Credit)

SPA 553. Select & Train of Student Affa. (1 Credit)

SPA 554. Writ Comm in Student Affairs. (1 Credit)

SPA 555. Oral Comm in Student Affairs. (1 Credit)

SPA 556. Present Tech in Student Affair. (1 Credit)

SPA 557. Dealing with Campus Conduct. (1 Credit)

SPA 558. Enroll Manage:Recruit & Retent. (1 Credit)

SPA 559. Event Manag in Athletics. (1 Credit)

this course provides students with an opportunity to apply practical knowledge, skills, and attitudes developed during their academic preparation. It is also aimed at helping students gain valuable experience in problem solving and management of athletic events. 1 credit. SPA 596-598 INTERNSHIP I, II, III. this course provides the opportunity to relate student personnel administrative theory to the applied student service profession. Placement will be made in an appropriate student service setting. A minimum of 150 hours per internship is required. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

SPA 560. Fund of Counseling. (3 Credits)

SPA 561. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 562. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 563. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 564. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 565. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 566. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 567. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 568. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 569. Current Topics. (1 Credit)

SPA 570. Current Topics In: Fin Aid. (1 Credit)

SPA 595. Dir Read in Student Personnel. (3 Credits)

SPA 596. Internship I. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUAA, CUW

SPA 597. Internship II. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

SPA 598. Internship III. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

SPA 599. Independent Study. (3 Credits)

SPA 600. Thesis Completion Seminar. (3 Credits)

the student works under the supervision of his/her advisor to complete the thesis begun during the Educational Research Methods course. Upon completion of the thesis, the Oral Defense of the study findings is scheduled with the Chair of the Thesis Committee. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

SPA 601. Capstone Colloquium. (3 Credits)

this course provides an opportunity to examine a range of problems in student personnel administration. Work will be structured to meet individual needs and problems of participants. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

SPA 602. Portfolio. (0 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

SPA 801. Found Student Personnel Admin. (3 Credits)

Offered at: OL

SPA 802. Profess Writing & Research. (1 Credit)

SPA 806. Group Dynamic/Leader. (3 Credits)

Offered at: OL

SPA 810. Issues/American Higher Educati. (3 Credits)

Offered at: OL

SPA 811. Curr Issues in Athlet Admin. (3 Credits)

SPA 815. Research Methods. (3 Credits)

SPA 820. American College Student. (3 Credits)

Offered at: OL

SPA 825. Student Programs & Assessment. (3 Credits)

SPA 826. Organiz & Mange of Athlet Prog. (3 Credits)

SPA 830. Higher Education Admin. (3 Credits)

SPA 831. Fiscal Iss in Athletic Admin. (3 Credits)

SPA 835. Legal Issues in Ed Administrat. (3 Credits)

SPA 859. Event Manag in Athletics. (1 Credit)

SPA 861. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 862. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 863. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 864. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 865. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 866. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 867. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 868. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 869. Current Topics in:. (1 Credit)

SPA 896. Internship I. (3 Credits)

SPA 897. Internship II. (3 Credits)

SPA 898. Internship III. (3 Credits)

SPA 900. Thesis Completion Seminar. (3 Credits)

SPA 901. Capstone Colloquium. (3 Credits)

SPA 902. Portfolio. (0 Credits)