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Program Overview

Program Overview

Both the Graduate Certificate and the Master's Program is a mix of Summer Schools and Distance Courses. The Summer Schools will be conducted at the SUNY Buffalo State College in Buffalo, New York.

The Distance Courses are a blend of assignments, working online in subgroups and online group discussions. All the assignments and group discussions will be facilitated by the use of Blackboard Learn™, an online learning environment.

The program consists of a Graduate Certificate and a Master Program, divided into six blocks and three elective courses.

All distance students must begin with the Graduate Certificate and may apply to continue on for the Master's degree.

Distance Masters Program in Creativity and Change Leadership

Graduate Certificate Program

Summer School Block One:
Becoming a Facilitative Leader

Distance Course Block Two:
Becoming an Agent for Change in Your Organization

Distance Course Block Three:
Understanding Yourself and Becoming an Informed Consumer of Creativity Resources

Summer School Block Four:
Deepen and Broaden Theoretical Foundations- Becoming a Reflective Practitioner

Master Program

Distance Course Block Five:
Exploring and Understanding Current Issues

Elective Courses:
You must complete a total of 3 electives by the end of Block Six.

Summer School Block Six:
Applying Your Mastery

Summer Block Schedule

2018 Dates

Orientation Day: May 23, 2018

Week 1 Courses: May 24 - May 27, 2018

Day Off: May 28, 2018

Week 2 Courses: May 29 - June 2, 2018



For more details, please contact Lee Ann Dickerson, coordinator of distance education programs.



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International Center for Studies in Creativity

1300 Elmwood Ave  •  Chase Hall 244 •  Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone: (716) 878-6223 •  Fax: (716) 878-4040