Minor in Leadership Development

Students from any discipline and any college can take the Leadership Minor. Students complete four required 3-hour leadership courses and at least an additional 6 hours of Leadership courses or approved courses from other disciplines. Here are the four required courses.

  • LDR 1100: Introduction to Leadership (3 hrs)
  • LDR 2200: Tools of Leadership (3 hrs)*
  • LDR 3300: Leadership Theory (3 hrs)*
  • LDR 4400: Chancellor’s Capstone Leadership Seminar (3 hrs)*

Although not required for the leadership minor, the following offerings may count toward the Minor with select courses requiring approval by the Director of the Institute for Leadership Development.

  • LDR 3310: Leadership and Interpersonal Skills (3 hr)
  • LDR 3320: Great Leaders (3 hr)
  • LDR 4493-4494: Independent Study (1-3 hrs)*
  • LDR 4444: Leadership Internship (3-6 hrs)*
  • LDR 4450: Leadership Service Learning (1-6 hrs)*

* Requires permission of Director of the Institute for Leadership Development to enroll.

Social Science Major with Leadership Concentration

Students seeking to complete the Social Science Major with a Leadership Concentration must complete the designated Social Science core courses (see catalog for course requirements) and complete four required 3-hour leadership courses and at least an additional 9 hours of leadership courses or approved courses from other disciplines. Here are the four required leadership courses.

  • LDR 1100: Introduction to Leadership (3 hrs)
  • LDR 2200: Tools of Leadership (3 hrs)
  • LDR 3300: Leadership Theory (3 hrs)
  • LDR 4400: Chancellor’s Capstone Leadership Seminar (3 hrs)*

Although not required to meet the leadership concentration requirements, the following offerings may count toward the Leadership Concentration with select courses requiring approval by the Director of the Institute for Leadership Development.

  • LDR 3310: Leadership and Interpersonal Skills (3 hr)
  • LDR 3320: Great Leaders (3 hr)
  • LDR 4493-4494: Independent Study (1-3 hrs)*
  • LDR 4444: Leadership Internship (3-6 hrs)*
  • LDR 4450: Leadership Service Learning (1-6 hrs)*

Note: See the course catalog for additional courses that can be used to fulfil the additional 9 credit hours of leadership course work for Social Science with Leadership Concentration major.

* Requires permission of Director of the Institute for Leadership Development to enroll

Leadership Course Descriptions

Leadership Minor Brochure

Leadership Faculty Bios

For more information, contact:

Mrs. Donna Brown
Leadership Office
268 Smith Hall
(334) 670-5686
drbrown@troy.edu

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