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Undergraduate Catalog 2016-2017

Leadership Studies Certificate

Counseling, Higher Education and Special Education (CHSE)

3214 Benjamin Building, 301-405-8627

Certificate Completion Requirements

The CHSE Certificate in Leadership Studies consists of 21 credit hours. No more than six credits can also be applied to a student's major, and no more than six credits may be taken at an institution other than the University of Maryland College Park. No course with an earned grade below "C-" may count towards the Certificate.

Requirements for the Certificate: (21 total credits)

  • HESI217 - Introduction to Leadership (3 credits)
  • HESI315 - Leadership in Groups and Organizations (3 credits)
  • HESI318 - Applied Contextual Leadership OR HESI418 - Special Topics in Leadership (3 credits)
  • HESI417 - Advanced Leadership Seminar (3 credits)
  • HESI320 – Social Action Seminar (2 credits)
  • HESI321 – Advanced Social Action Seminar (1 credit)
  • TWO elective courses, from our pre-approved elective list (total 6 credits)‚Äč

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