The Leadership Development Certificate for adult students is focused on servant leadership, team building, civic engagement, partnership development and collaboration, and exploration of alternative solutions to social justice issues. Additionally, students in the certificate program engage in experiential learning activities in community outreach programs.

Leadership Development Certificate (12 semester hours)

Required courses
LEAD 213 Leadership in a Global Community 3
LEAD 320 Field Experience 3
RSTM 300 Team Facilitation and Leadership Principles 3

Elective Course (3 semester hours)
One course from the following:
CMMA 101 Concepts of Communication 3
CMMA 201 Principles of Public Relations 3
CMMA 303 Gender Communications 3
EDUC 100 Human Relations for Educators 2
EDUC 210 Teaching in a Diverse Society 3
ENTR 370 Entrepreneurship 3
HIST 241 History of Africa 3
HIST 246 History of Latin America 3
HIST 351 Classical Civilization of Greece and Rome 3
MGMT 362 Supervisory Management 3
MGMT 350 Corporate Communication 3
MGMT 351 Managerial Communication 3
MGMT 371 Service Management 3
MKTG 371 Service Marketing 3
MKTG 376 Consumer Behavior 3
MKTG 395 International Marketing 3
PHIL 320 Contemporary Issues in Ethics 3
PHIL 323 Ethics and Environmental Issues 3
PHIL 330 Business Ethics 3
POLI 205 Contemporary Political and Social Justice Issues 3
POLI 220 Public Administration 3
POLI 221 State and Local Politics 3
POLI 230 Political Communications 3
POLI 328 The US in World Affairs 3
PSYC 221 Group Dynamic 3
PSYC 311 Social Psychology 3
RSTM 200 Outdoor Leadership 3
RSTM 210 Foundations of Therapeutic Recreation 3
RSTM 211 Program Design and Leadership Methods in Recreation Services 3
RSTM 250 Recreation and Youth Development 3
SWRK 241 Human Behavior and the Social Environment 3
SWRK 316 Women in Contemporary Society 3
THEO 290 World Religions 3
THEO 312 Philosophy of Religion 3
THEO 330 Theology of Death and Dying 3

Note: This list of elective courses meets program goals/outcomes criteria but it is not all inclusive. Other courses would be
considered.

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