ALEC Department Leadership Programs

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Students in Leadership Class

Undergraduate Leadership Option/Graduate Programs

What is the Leadership Option?

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In the Agricultural Education - Leadership Option you will explore Leadership from a scholarly perspective and apply your knowledge in a variety of organizational and community settings.

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Add a Leadership Minor!

Combining a Leadership and Communication or Leadership and Entrepreneurship minor with any degree strengthens your “employability” base. Add value to any degree by adding leadership knowledge and skills to your program.

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Explore Our Graduate Programs

Explore Our Graduate Programs

Earn an M.S. in Leadership Education or a Ph.D. in Human Sciences with a Specialization in Leadership Studies.

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Dr. Susan Burton receiving award
Dr. L.J.McElravy receiving Holling Family Award
Dr. Lindsay Hastings with Innocents Society students

our Leadership faculty Exceeds expectations!

ALEC is more than friends, fun and classes: it’s where you’ll study with some of the best professors in the world, preparing for a career in Extension Education, Human Resources, Adult Leadership Training and Development, Youth and Team Development, Non-Profit Work and Entrepreneurship.

Contact Us

We can answer all your questions about the Agricultural Leadership Programs.

For general questions, contact:
Jennifer Greenlee, ALEC Office Associate
143 Filley Hall

 For advising questions contact:

Dr. L.J. McElravy
Assistant Professor, Youth Civic Leadership, ALEC Graduate Chair
143 Filley Hall
(402) 472-8058