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Critical Thinking Skills in Management Decision-Making


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Course level: Upper Division

This course will familiarize students with strategies related to critical thinking in the human services field. Students will explore and understand a variety of techniques used to make decisions, solve problems, and lead others on the journey of critical thinking. Specific concepts and theoretical methods along with organizing and leading, are examined to link these basic principles to create a healthy and thriving environment in human services.

What you'll learn

Course skills and outcomes

Defining and Understanding Critical Thinking

Learning and Applying Critical Thinking Skills

Learning to Process Uncertainty in Critical Thinking

Applying Critical Thinking Skills to Enhance Professional Performance

Critical Thinking in Action


Why take courses at University of Phoenix

Accreditation that matters

We’ve been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission ( for more than 40 years.

Real-world instructors

Learn from instructors who bring an average of 25 years of working experience to the classroom.

Affordable and potentially reimbursable

Our tuition and fees are competitive and fixed. Also, check to see if your employer will cover you for this course.

Next Steps

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