Advance your career by strengthening your communication, analytical and leadership skills. The Work and Labor Policy program from SUNY/Empire State College can help you become more effective in your present position and prepare you for greater responsibilities, or new positions that involve labor, industrial relations, or human resources. Students can also incorporate an advanced certificate into their degree program and earn a second credential.Program Design
Work and Labor Policy is a 36-credit hour master’s degree incorporating online courses with several (usually 2-3) weekend Residencies. The program emphasis is on current problems and policies generated by changes in the global economy, technology, the work force and the workplace. It also provides a background in American labor relations, labor history, labor law and collective bargaining.
More informationVisit official programme website
Programme StructureCourses included:
- Work and Labor Studies
- Policy Process
- History of Labor and Policy
- Research Methods
- Current Issues Facing Labor
- Labor Management Relations
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DisciplinesSocial Work View 54 other Masters in Social Work in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A single integrative essay
- Current resume'
- Two recommendations, at least one from your current direct supervisor or appropriate alternative with the ability to discuss your career and professional goals and skills; a second letter may come from members of the faculty with whom you have worked or who know you well
- Official transcripts from regionally accredited colleges/universities attended:
- Non-refundable $50 application/orientation fee
International23100 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 11550 USD per semester and a duration of .
National13570 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6785 USD per semester and a duration of .
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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