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  • Undergraduate Certificate in Creativity and Innovation

    Overview

    Drexel’s accredited online Undergraduate Certificate in Creativity and Innovation is a convenient part-time program that is designed to provide students with knowledge of the major creative theories. This certificate will enhance latent creative strengths and foster the ability to apply creativity in the workplace. Students will be able to present methods for assessing creative strengths.

    All courses are for-credit and can be applied toward an undergraduate degree at Drexel or elsewhere.

    Program Features

    • A flexible, completely online program that fits easily into your busy work and personal schedule
    • Skills learned can be applied directly in the workplace
    • A highly interactive online learning method allows extensive interaction with faculty and other classmates
    • Special tuition rates for alumni of community college partners as well as employees of partnering organizations

    Curriculum

    Requirements 
    Core Courses 
    CRTV 301Foundations in Creativity3.0
    CRTV 302Tools and Techniques in Creativity3.0
    PRST 450Creative Leadership for Professionals3.0
    Electives 
    Select three of the following:9.0-11.0
    CRTV 303
    Creativity in the Workplace 
    GSTD 210
    Fact & Fiction in Film 
    MGMT 260
    Introduction to Entrepreneurship 
    MGMT 364
    Technology Management 
    PRST 330
    Career & Professional Development 
    WRIT 220
    Creative Nonfiction Writing 
    WRIT 225
    Creative Writing 
    Total Credits18.0-20.0

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    Admissions Criteria

    • A high school diploma

    Required Documents

    • A completed application
    • At least one official transcript (from either high school or a previously attended college)
    • Additional requirements for International Students

    How to Submit Supporting Documents

    Tuition

    The tuition rate for the academic year 2014-2015 is $440 per credit. (A 40% discount off Drexel's regular tuition rate of $732 per credit)

    This rate applies only to new online matriculated students. Students receiving special tuition plans with Drexel Online may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University.

    This program is not currently eligible for Federal Financial Aid, however, we offer tuition reduction through our network of partner companies and organizations, and for Drexel University alumni and those in the military.

     

    Academic Calendar

    Term 
    Classes Begin 
    Classes End 
    Exams Begin 
    Exams End 

    Fall 2014     

    September 22, 2014

    December 5, 2014

    December 8, 2014

    December 13, 2014

    Winter 2015 

    January 5, 2015

    March 16, 2015

    March 17, 2015

    March 21, 2015

    Spring 2015 

    March 30, 2015

    June 8, 2015

    June 9, 2015

    June 12, 2015

    Summer 2015 

    June 22, 2015

    August 29, 2015

    September 1, 2015

    September 5, 2015

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