The leadership certificate is open to all undergraduate main campus students selected for the Leadership Southwestern Service-Learning Team. Effective leaders need competence in their field which students’ chosen majors provides them the opportunity to develop. The leadership certificate is a complementary body of study and experience that helps prepare a student for effective and ethical leadership by building knowledge and skills in leadership behaviors, emotional intelligence, collaboration, followership, and awareness of external factors which effect leadership systems. 

Undergraduate Certificate in Leadership 

Certificate requirements*

  • LEAD 102 Leader Behaviors (1 hour) 
  • LEAD 103 Leader Emotional Intelligence (1hour) 
  • LEAD225 Nonprofit Leadership and Social Impact (3 hours) 
  • LEAD 301 Leadership Context: Travel (0 hour) or LEAD 302 Leadership Context: Experiential (0 hour) 
  • LEAD 401 Leadership Project (0 hour) 
  • HONR206H Leadership and Ethical Worldviews (3 hours) 

Four hours selected from the following: 

  • LEAD 104, 105, 204, 205, 304, 3056, 404, 4056 Leadership Team Participation (0 hour) 

*2023-2024 Academic Catalog

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