CMU-Prefix Program

CMU-Prefix Courses

CMU101 Freshman Survival Skills. 1 hour. A First-year orientation class designed to orient the student to university life and discuss adaptations and skills necessary for success at the university level.

CMU102 Freshman Survival Skills II. 0.5 to 1 Hour. The second part of the university orientation class, designed to prepare students for success by focusing on more discipline-specific issues.

CMU201 Introduction to Leadership. 1 hour. This interdisciplinary course provides an introduction to leadership principles and theories using a combination of case studies, historical perspectives, and personal experience with effective leaders. By the end of the course, students should understand individual and group leadership issues and be able to identify personal leadership qualities to apply in their lives. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing.

CMU420 IDS Capstone. 1 hour. Open only to seniors majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies. This is a Senior Capstone course. To receive credit in the course, students must complete an analysis of their areas of study as related to their intended occupation or vocation and write a research essay summarizing the benefits of the interdisciplinary work with their potential employment opportunities or another project of equivalent academic depth and rigor agreed upon by faculty and student. Spring.