Contact: Helen Han-Haas, Ph.D.
The Certificate in Leadership provides YSU students with a broad understanding of leadership as a phenomenon and its impact on the organizational behavior of individuals and firm performance. The following courses are required:
|MGT 3725||Fundamentals of Management||3|
|MGT 4801||Leadership in Business and Society||3|
|MGT 3715||Employee Relations and Workplace Ethics||3|
|MGT 3755||Managing Workplace Diversity||3|
Students interested in declaring a certificate in Leadership need to complete an Intra University Request form with their Academic Advisor. Students must meet all course prerequisites to enroll in WCBA courses, including a minimum 2.5 overall GPA for upper level business courses. WCBA courses must be completed with the grade of a "C" or higher and cannot be taken credit/no credit.
- Identification and knowledge of leadership and management (how they are similar and different, and importance of both)
- Understand the impact of leadership styles on organizational performance
- Understand how leadership and diversity influence organizational effectiveness
- Understand and apply social influence principles