May 26, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Leadership Studies, Minor

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The Minor in Leadership Studies is designed for undergraduate students of all majors at the University. This minor is intended to enhance the major with studies and practice in leadership education and development. The goal is to educate and prepare students to lead lives of leadership and service. The curriculum focuses on expanding students’ knowledge, skills, and understanding of specific leadership theories, concepts, models, and current leadership issues and challenges in the 21st century. Students are given opportunities to develop their own philosophies and leadership styles through various mediums both in and outside the classroom. Emphasis is placed on self-awareness, effective communication, research, collaboration, diversity, integration, and practical leadership applications through experiential learning.

Required Courses:

Any student who completes the necessary courses may declare this minor and haveit appear on the transcript. Each Department which offers a course included in theminor will determine for its own majors whether courses taken for their minor can alsocount toward their major. Students must maintain a minimum 2.75 cumulative GPA in all minor coursework.

Total Required Hours: 18

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