School of Leadership Studies Graduate Programs

The School of Leadership Studies houses four distinct institutes:


Through its institutes, the  School develops responsible, service-oriented professionals. It offers undergraduate, graduate, and certificate programs in the areas of communication, education, and professional studies. The curricula emphasizes core leadership competencies, infuses technology, and provides local and global perspectives.

Faculty are committed to the conviction that leadership can be learned. While leadership is present in all organizations, the School’s faculty believe individuals in communication, education, and public service have unique leadership roles extending beyond their immediate organizations and into the larger local and global community. The School’s graduates are prepared to be leaders for the 21st Century.