Minor In leadership
The Leadership Studies Minor will prepare students to be relational, ethical, and global leaders armed with the knowledge and skills to make a positive contribution in the workplace, the communities in which they live, and throughout the world. The courses are designed to help students explore the dimensions of leadership so that they may engage in leadership that is constructive, purposeful, and oriented toward improving the human condition.
The minor is open to all degree-seeking students in good academic standing. If your degree plan does not offer a minor, you can opt for the 15-hour credited Leadership Studies Concentration with academic unit approval.
The Leadership Studies Minor is a joint initiative between the Department of Educational Leadership and The Follett Student Leadership Center in the Division of Student Affairs. If your degree plan does not offer a minor, you can opt for the 15-hour credited Leadership Studies Concentration with academic unit approval.
How to Add The Leadership Studies Minor
If you are interested in obtaining a minor in Leadership Studies:
1) Complete the Minor Approval Form and have it signed by your major department advisor.
2) Once the Minor Approval Form is completed, bring in-person to Grisell Pérez- Carey in the Follett Student Leadership Center.
3) You will then set up a meeting with Grisell Pérez- Carey, to be advised for the program.
This 3-hour course is designed to be an interactive theory-based seminar in which students explore self, our relationship to others and the issues confronting our society in the context of leadership related principles. Registrants of this course, along with the instructors, function as a community of learners and work together to craft and share knowledge about leadership. This course is offered every fall and spring semesters and is taught by The Follett Student Leadership Center Associate Director Veronica Guzman.
This capstone course focuses on the synthesis of learning and experiences across the prior 15 hours of coursework. Students will design and present their new understandings of leadership and speculate about futures on the horizon. Prerequisite: EDAD 2330. This course is offered every fall semester and is taught by The Follett Student Leadership Center Director Loretta Pequeno.
This 3-hour course is an examination of different topics related to leadership, such as Service in Leadership. This seminar may be repeated for credit as the topic changes. Prerequisite: EDAD 2330. This course is offered every spring semester and is taught by The Follett Student Leadership Center Director Loretta Pequeno. Check MyMav for current times and sections of each course offered in the Fall and Spring semesters.