An 18-hour minor in leadership and communication is available through the Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication. Combining a leadership and communication minor with any degree strengthens students’ “employability” base by making them competent technical professionals who are also strong leaders and effective communicators.
Students earning a minor in leadership and communication will be able to:
- Competently apply leadership knowledge and skills at the individual, team and organizational levels.
- Develop a level of self-awareness as well as the cognitive and emotional ability to effectively work with people from diverse backgrounds and perspectives.
- Develop leadership competencies to effectively communicate in a variety of contexts.
- Develop and practice using critical thinking skills related to leadership and communication in order to effectively influence others.
The 18-hour minor is comprised of upper and lower division courses. Click to view the course catalog for information on courses, department admission, and major requirements.