Jun 22, 2021  
2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog

Minor: Leadership Studies

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Minimum number of credits required to earn minor: 18

Minimum Cumulative GPA required to earn minor: Students graduating with a minor in a CLAS field must earn a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better in the courses in the minor field that are credited toward completion of the minor.

Minimum Grade for courses to count toward minor: C-

Residency Requirement: A minimum of 9 credit hours must be completed at the University of Maine

No more than 6 credits can overlap with those being counted toward another Major or Minor

Contact Information: Richard J. Powell, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science; 229 N. Stevens Hall; 581-1795; rpowell@maine.edu

The interdisciplinary minor in leadership studies provides students with in-depth knowledge of leadership theory, ethics, skills, and context-based issues, as well as practical, experiential training applicable to nearly any area of study or social setting.  The minor prepares students for diverse, real-life experiences as citizen leaders in local, state, national, and global communities.

This broad, interdisciplinary minor draws upon coursework and expertise offered by faculty and staff from colleges across campus.

A. Core Requirements (12 credits)

1. LDR 100

2. LDR 200

3. LDR 300

B. Leadership Electives (6 credits from the following list):

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