Leadership Certificate

College: College of Arts & Humanities

Requirements for the Leadership Certificate

The leadership certificate provides a curriculum that combines conceptual and theoretical frameworks with opportunities to apply those concepts and theories in real-world situations. Students who complete the certificate program will have an enhanced understanding of the personal qualities, interpersonal dynamics, and social patterns that influence leadership efforts. They will also have the opportunity to hone specific leadership skills such as self-assessment and public speaking; identify and assess resources; work in diverse settings; and evaluate and reflect on students’ own leadership styles. Pursuing the leadership certificate is also an excellent opportunity for civic engagement.

Required Courses
LBST 210Introduction to Leadership3
LBST 492Practicum in Leadership3
Elective Courses
Select two of the following:6
Introduction to Conflict Analysis and Resolution
Organizational Communication
Human Resource Management
Internship in Liberal Studies
Research in Community Needs
Total Credits12