The Leadership Studies minor (LDSM) provides students an opportunity to study leadership from the personal, organizational and global levels. The program is interdisciplinary in nature and serves students in all disciplines. The courses are designed to give students a practical and theoretical grasp of leadership.

The following 5 courses are required and consist of 15 credit hours. A minimum grade of a “C” (2.00) (not C-) is required in each course. With permission of the College Dean, students can elect to take a maximum of two of their courses at other USF System Institutions.

Personal Systems

Course Number Title Credit Hours Requisites (KEY) Notes
LDR 3003 Introduction to Leadership Studies 3 None

Organizational Systems

Course Number Title Credit Hours Requisites (KEY) Notes
LDR 3331 Leading in the Workplace 3 None
LDR 4104 Theories of Leadership 3 LDR 2010 or LDR 3331 with a minimum grade of C- For USFSM students, LDR 3003 can serve as equivalent to LDR 2010. See advisor.

Global Systems

Course Number Title Credit Hours Requisites (KEY) Notes
LDR 4114 Survey of Leadership Readings 3 None
LDR 4204 Ethics and Power in Leadership 3 None