Advanced Certificate in Labor Relations

Format: On Campus

The Advanced Certificate in Labor Relations offers students the opportunity to develop the practical skills necessary for participation in collective bargaining, conflict resolution, and contract administration. It also provides a theoretical and historical understanding of labor law, public policy and the role of worker organizations in employment relations.

Career and Academic Prospects

The program provides students with skills and knowledge in the areas of collective bargaining, organizing, labor law, arbitration, contract negotiation, organizational administration and leadership development. It prepares students for careers in the areas of union organizing, labor relations, contract administration, employment law and conflict resolution.

 

Admissions Criteria

Candidates for admission to advanced certificate programs must possess a bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher from an accredited undergraduate institution. A personal statement is also required. The program is offered through CUNY SPS’s Joseph S. Murphy Institute for Worker Education and Labor Studies.

Application Deadlines

Applications for Spring 2018 are due by December 18, 2017

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Recent News About Advanced Certificate in Labor Relations

Award ceremony

The Murphy Institute Founder and Director Gregory Mantsios Receives Corporate Social Responsibility Distinction from City & State New York

October 30, 2017

Gregory Mantsios, founder and director of the Joseph S. Murphy Institute for Worker Education and Labor Studies, was recognized by City & State New York with the Corporate Social Responsibility Award for Labor and Law.