The new minor in Leadership Studies at Cabrini, which has been available starting this fall semester of 2013 has opened up a lot new courses and exciting opportunities for students. In order to graduate with this minor a person will have to be graduating with 18 credits in the minor. These courses are 3 credits each. The different courses will help students understand all of the facets of leadership.
The course requirements for this minor consist of global leadership, foundations of leadership, group structures and processes and leadership internship. In addition a gateway course that consist of various courses with leadership designation and may also count towards a core requirement.
Along with these leadership courses Cabrini also offers a leadership studies certificate. To obtain a leadership studies certificate a student must complete certain courses that are 3 credits each and must end up with 6 credits.
Cabrini has introduced this minor so students can reflect on their personal style of ethical studies. Cabrini believes that this minor is a great way for students to prepare for future leadership positions in whatever field the student decides to join in the work force.
Having this as your minor will give you a leg up in the communications field while interviewing for different jobs. It is also a good marketing tool when interviewing for jobs. ”All companies are looking for students with leadership potential and the minor is complementary to any major,” Dr. Mary Harris said.