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COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

KOGOD SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATION

SCHOOL OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS

SCHOOL OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

 

College of Arts and Sciences

The following courses require professor or departmental approval:

  • All courses that require a prerequisite
  • Anthropology (500 level and above)
  • Audio Technology (all courses)
  • Art (all courses)
  • Health and Fitness (all courses)
    • Note: An additional fee of $150 is applied to all Health and Fitness classes.
  • History (500 level and above)
  • World Languages and Cultures (all courses)
    • Note: Intensive language courses (generally offered in the summer) are an additional $150, plus any course fees.
  • Literature (400 level and above)
  • Psychology (all courses)
  • Sociology (all courses)
The following course sections are not eligible for alumni audit:
  • Any course sections listed as "Open only to students in the International Accelerator Program"
  • Courses listed with "Restriction: Applied Economics (MA)" or "Restriction: Nutrition Education (MS)".

Kogod School of Business

All courses that have a prerequisite require department or professor approval.

The following courses are not eligible for audit:

  • Courses restricted to the Professional MBA program, Full-time MBA program, and the MS in Marketing program.
  • Online MBA courses
  • Online MSAn courses
  • Online courses offered through 2IR, 2U, or Deltek

School of Communication

All courses must be approved through Justin Bernstine, justin@american.edu. 

The following courses ARE eligible for audit:

  • COMM-365 Digital Media & Culture
  • COMM-420/620 Voice and Presentation Skills
  • COMM-443/643 Foreign Policy and the Press

 

School of Public Affairs

All courses must be approved through the respective department.

The following courses are not eligible for alumni audit:

  • GOVT 020 Campaign Management Institute

  • GOVT 023 The Art and Craft of Lobbying

  • GOVT 391 Internship

  • GOVT 520 Advanced Studies in Campaign Management

  • GOVT 523 The Art and Craft of Lobbying

  • JLC 422 Justice Workshop

  • JLC 491 Internship in Justice Setting

  • PUAD-688 Policy Practicum
Online sections of the following courses are not eligible for alumni audit:
  • PUAD-606 Foundations of Policy Analysis
  • PUAD-612 Intro to Public Administration & the Policy Process
  • PUAD-617 Project Management
  • PUAD-626 Legal Issues in Public Administration
  • PUAD-630 Public Managerial Economics
  • PUAD-633 Budgeting and Financial Management
  • PUAD-650 Leadership in a Changing Workplace
  • PUAD-660 Quantitative Methods
  • PUAD-661 Foundations of Program Evaluation
  • PUAD-665 Managing Human Capital Assets
  • PUAD-684 Organizational Analysis

 

School of International Service

All courses require departmental approval. The following courses are not eligible for alumni audit:

  • All online courses delivered through 2IR, 2U, or Deltek
  • SISU-050 SIS Mentorship

  • SISU-105 World Politics

  • SISU-140 Cross-Cultural Communication

  • SISU-206 Intro to Int'l Studies Rsrch

  • SISU-210 Peace, Global Sec & Conflt Res

  • SISU-220 Int'l Political Economy

  • SISU-230 Analysis of US Foreign Policy

  • SISU-240 International Development

  • SISU-250 Env Sustainblty/Global Health

  • SISU-260 Identity, Race, Gender & Culture

  • SISU-280 International Organizations

  • SISU-306  

  • SIS-033 Topics in Int'l Communication

  • SIS-633 Sel Topics in Int'l Comm

  • SIS-653-012 Topics in U.S. Foreign Policy: Grand Strategy
  • SIS 793 Practicum in International Affairs

 

Updated 04/2017