Leadership Development Minor

(All colleges)

18 credits

Core
CST 280Introduction to Communication and Leadership3
CST 380Communicating Leadership3
CST 481Applied Leadership Experience3
Diversity
Select one course from the following:3
Language, Power, and Inequality
Intercultural Communication
Diversity and Organizational Communication
Introduction to Ethnic and Racial Stereotypes in the Media
Exploring White Privilege
Ethnic and Racial Relations
Multiracial and Multicultural Identities
Women and Politics
Sociology of Race and Ethnicity
Generations and Age in the Social World
Social Stratification
Gender, Sexuality, and Social Change in Religion
Sociology of Gender
Lesbian Studies
Women's Diversity: Race, Class, and Culture
Women and Leadership
Women, Poverty and Public Policy
Emphasis area
Select two courses from one of the emphasis areas below.6
Total Credits18

Areas of emphasis

Select two courses from one of the areas below:

Management and organizational leadership

CST 260Professional Communication3
CST 350Organizational Communication3
CST 355Diversity and Organizational Communication3
CST 365Communication in Teams3
MGT 308Organizational Behavior3
MGT 412Leadership and Team Development3
MS 102Foundations of Agile and Adaptive Leadership in the Army2
MS 201Leadership and Decision Making2
MS 202Army Doctrine and Team Development2
PHL 340Ethics in the Workplace3
THA 472Theatre Management3
THA 474Advanced Studies in Arts Administration3

Community and political leadership

POL 201Introduction to Political Science3
POL 301American Presidency3
POL 302Legislative Process3
POL 303Wisconsin Government and Politics3
REC 201Introduction to Outdoor Leadership3
REC 301Leadership and Programming in Recreation3
REC 390Principles of Management in Recreation3

Leadership and social justice

CST 211Communication and Civic Engagement3
CST 332Intercultural Communication3
CST 355Diversity and Organizational Communication3
CST 412Community Advocacy and Social Change3
ERS 253Introduction to Wisconsin Indians3
ERS/SOC 343American Indian Contemporary Issues3
ERS/ANT 362Hmong Americans3
ERS 365Muslims in the United States3
ERS/HIS 40920th Century Civil Rights Movement3
POL 205Women and Politics3
SOC/WGS 316Gender, Sexuality, and Social Change in Religion3
SOC/WGS 375Lesbian Studies3
WGS 130Women's Diversity: Race, Class, and Culture3
WGS 225Women and Leadership3
WGS 374Women, Poverty and Public Policy3

Healthcare leadership

CST 260Professional Communication3
CST 354Health Communication3
CST 360Public Relations3
CST 365Communication in Teams3
CST 413Persuasive Campaigns3
REC 201Introduction to Outdoor Leadership3
REC 301Leadership and Programming in Recreation3
REC 390Principles of Management in Recreation3

Ethics and leadership

PHL 201Ethical Theory and Practice3
PHL 337Social and Political Philosophy3
PHL 339Medical Ethics3
PHL 340Ethics in the Workplace3
PHL 341Environmental Ethics3
  • At least nine credits must be at or above the 300-level.
  • A maximum of three credits are allowed to overlap between General Education Program and the minor.
  • A maximum of six credits are allowed to overlap between the leadership development minor and other majors or minors.