Leadership Studies Core Courses

To earn a master's degree in leadership studies, students must complete 36 hours of course work. Below is a list of required core courses (3 credit hours each):

Class Name Course Title  
LEDR 6000 History and Theory of Leadership and Ethics*  
LEDR 6005 Self-Leadership  
LEDR 6010 Conflict Resolution, Negotiation and Team Leadership  
LEDR 6025 Research Methods  
LEDR 6015 Influence of Leadership on Behavior in Organizations
-- OR --
LEDR 6020 Leaders as Worldly Citizens  
LEDR 6030 Qualitative Research and the Social Impact on Leaders' Decisions -- OR --  
LEDR 6035 Applied Quantitative Methods in Leadership Studies  

*Prereq for all LEDR course work

Please note: Depending on your selected specialization, these courses may vary. Please check with your academic advisor for specifics.

Leadership Panel Discussion

Leaders from the Milwaukee area share their thoughts about leadership strengths with students.


Contact College of Professional Studies

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Marquette University College of Professional Studies
707 Building, Room 403
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee WI 53201-1881
Phone: (414) 288-3153 or (800) 793-6450, extension 2
FAX: (414) 288-3298