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    Virginia Military Institute
   
 
  Sep 23, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Academic Catalogue

Leadership Studies Minor


The Department of Psychology offers an interdisciplinary minor in Leadership Studies.

This minor can be declared through the Department of Psychology  

Requirements:


To be eligible for the Leadership Studies minor requires a grade of C or better in PS 344 - Leadership in Organizations , a course which is required of all cadets. Additionally, the Leadership Studies minor requires a minimum of 18 hours in leadership studies, with a grade of C or better in each course. Upon electing to minor in Leadership Studies, the cadet must obtain approval of the Department Head in his or her own department, and from the Head of the Department of Psychology.

Required Courses (6 hours):


All cadets must complete PS 201 - Introduction to Psychology  and PS 302 - Social Psychology .

Electives (12 hours):


Select one course from each of the following groups:

Rationale:


Through an interdisciplinary curriculum, we seek to develop in each qualified cadet a base of knowledge about leadership and its application. The intent of this minor is to allow cadets to enhance their knowledge of the leadership process, while simultaneously contributing to an increase in their personal effectiveness as a leader.