Principled Leadership

The principled leadership minor emphasizes "doing well by doing good" — complimenting our general education focus on leadership for all majors.

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Our students understand the importance of diversity and social responsibility in today's workplace

You'll develop extensive management skills through hands-on learning — like case studies, team projects and internship opportunities — and gain confidence in your leadership style. Our students critique traditional and contemporary perspectives on leadership and solve real-world problems with innovative strategies.

Ethical and driven — employers know Simmons graduates can lead any team to success. Our students are well-prepared for careers in every type of organization including private companies, non-profits and social enterprises.

Required Courses

MGMT 100 Foundations of Business & Management 4
MGMT 224 Socially-Minded Leadership 4
MGMT 234 Organizational Communication and Behavior 4

Students select two electives from the following list

MGMT 223 Learning by Giving 4
MGMT 225 The Manager and the Legal Environment 4
MGMT 320 Negotiations 4
MGMT 229 Corporate Social Responsibility: Managing People, Planet, & Profit 4
MGMT 348 Sustainable Supply Chain 4

So you know that Simmons is a great place to be, you've learned about our programs, maybe even come for a visit...now you're ready to apply! Let's get started.

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