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At Cedar Crest College, if you want to be a leader, we see you. The Business Leadership certificate will benefit any major on campus in that it is designed for women who want to prepare themselves for a leadership role in society.

Upon completion of this certificate, students will be able to:

  • Master crucial skills in developing and communicating a vision
  • Demonstrate working well with high-performance teams
  • Improve communication style, and build key relationships

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Program Requirements

Students declaring the certificate before January 2020:

Total Credits 12  

Required Courses:

LDR 200 Foundations of Leadership 2 credits
LDR 250 Emergent Leadership 3 credits
LDR 350 Leadership Action Project 3 credits
LDR 351 Capstone in Leadership 1 credit

Plus, choose one of the following 3 credit flex courses in or out of major such as:

BUA 328 Power, Influence and Negotiation
GND 100 The “F” Word:  Introduction to Gender Studies
NUR 335 Leadership in Nursing
PSY 224 Women in the Workplace
PSC 207 Law and Women’s Rights
COM 270 Race and Gender in the Media
BIO 358 Science, Ethics, and Society

**Students declaring the certificate after January 2020:

Total credits 16 (additional credits required)

  • 3-credit introductory course (which may already be built into your major program)
  • LDR 150 Foundations of Leadership 3 credits
  • BUA 350 Organizational Leadership 3 credits

BUA 353 The Path to Landing Your Dream Job 1-credit

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Cedar Crest College collaborates with several academic institutions to provide our students with innovative pathways that help them succeed in their chosen fields.

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