Academic Catalog

Appalachian Studies, Departmental Certificate

EKU Campus

Program Requirements

The certificate in Appalachian Studies requires a minimum of 12 credit hours as indicated below.

Certificate Requirements
Core Courses
APP 200Introduction to Appalachia (also fulfills General Education 5B or 6)3
Choose from nine hours of the following:9
Enviornmental Economics
Special Topics:__
Rural Crime and Justice
Media Images of Appalachia
Appalachian Literature
Social Change in Appalachia
Politics of Development in Appalachia
Appalachian Religion
Appalachia in U.S. History
Sustainability in Appalachia
Other Appalachia-specific courses from other programs with departmental approval
Total Hours12

Note: Average GPA of courses applied to the minor or certificate must be 2.25 or better.