The Leadership Strategies and Applications Certificate introduces the principles of effective and ethical leadership through the Adaptive Leadership paradigm. Students will explore leadership tools and processes, a variety of perspectives of ethical decision making and behavior, strategies for effective interpersonal communication and conflict management, and online communication theories and practices.

Students will complete 12 credits via five 8-week minimester courses across a minimum of two academic semesters.
Required Courses:
LDST 201Introduction to Leadership2
LDST 202Introduction to Leadership Applications1
COMS 310Advanced Organizational and Professional Communication3
LDST 420Communication, Leadership, and Conflict Management3
LDST 520Leadership Ethics3