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Leadership

The Leadership program is designed to prepare students for leadership roles in any organization by studying everything from communication, managerial planning, and performance metrics.

Degree Requirements

Program: COMMUNICATION
Major: Leadership
Degree: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Dept: Art, Communication and Theatre
School: Arts and Sciences
Major Code: 049

GENERAL EDUCATION (44 Semester hours)

Communications (9 Hours)
English (ENG 1113 and ENG 1213)
Speech Communication (COMM 1233 or 2213)

Social and Behavioral Sciences (12 Hours)
Political Science (POSC 1513)
American History (HIST 1513 or 1523)
Social Science (ECON 2113, GEOG 2723, HIST 3513, or SOC 1113)
Mental and Physical Health (KIN 1113 or PSY 1113)

Science and Mathematics (14 Hours)
Biological Sciences (BIOL 1114 or 1404)
Physical Sciences (CHEM 1004, 1114, 1315; PHYS 1114, 2015; PSCI 1114, 1214, or 1414)
Mathematics (MATH 1303, 1513, 1543, 1613, 2013, 2113, 2143, 2215, or 2283)
Computer Proficiency Requirement (BIM 1513 or CIS 1003)

Humanities (9 Hours)
Humanities, Philosophy, and Lit (ENG 2313, 3893; HUM 2113, 2223, 2313; or PHIL 2113, 2223)
Fine Arts (ART 1003, 1103, 2103, 3013, 3083; MUS 1113, 1123, 3133; THTR 1143, 1183, 2183, or 3183)
Foreign Language (CHTW 1513; FREN 1113; GERM 1113; SPAN 1113, 1223; ASL 1113; NS 1213)

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS: Communication (39 Semester Hours)

Core Courses (9 semester hours)
COMM 1013 Survey of Communication
COMM 2253 Media and Society
COMM 3113 Communication Theory and Research

Leadership (30 semester hours)
LEAD 1113 Fundamentals of Leadership
LEAD 1123 Communication in Leadership
LEAD 1133 Leadership Performance
LEAD 1143 Introduction to Resource Management
LEAD 2103 Foundations of Leadership
LEAD 2123 Managing Conflict
LEAD 2133 Cultural Communication
LEAD 2143 Fundamentals of Performance Management
LEAD 2153 Organizational Planning
LEAD 3143 Transformational Leadership
LEAD 3153 Performance-Driven Teams
LEAD 3163 Advanced Performance Management
LEAD 3173 Resource Allocation and Management
LEAD 3183 Organizational Behavior
LEAD 4113 Visionary Leadership
LEAD 4123 Organizational Leadership (Choctaw Nat
LEAD 4133 Leading Organizational Performance
LEAD 4143 Benchmarking Performance
LEAD 4153 Leading Organizational Systems