Community-Based Leadership Minor

Students will apply critical and cultural frameworks to analyze diverse education issues, and explore educational leadership as it is practiced in communities, organizations, and public institutions. Students will demonstrate oral and written communication skills, and design community-based research projects, that allow for effective advocacy and collaboration with youth, families and communities.

Minimum 3.00 cumulative GPA in minor classes required to receive minor degree.

Program Requirements

(18 semester hours)

Required Courses
EDL 204Sociocultural Studies in Education3
EDL 224Introduction to Education Policy3
EDL 232Introduction to Community-Based Leadership3
EDL 351Leadership Ethics in Community Contexts3
Select one of the following:3
Foundations of Education in Global Contexts
Transnational Youth Cultures
Minor Capstone
EDL 382Community-Based Research & Learning in Education3
Total Credit Hours18

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