School of Continuing and Professional Studies > Academics > Undergraduate > Undergraduate Majors > Leadership Studies (BA)
DePaul offers a bachelor’s degree in Leadership Studies, an accelerated two-year degree completion program for adult students who have previously earned an associate degree or have completed 66 semester hours applicable to the degree program. Courses are offered by the College of Communication, Department of Psychology and the School of Continuing and Professional Studies. You will attend class one night each week at the Loop campus, as well as take online courses.
The Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies degree from the School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS) is an accelerated, inter-disciplinary, 2-year degree completion program for adult students offered at the Loop campus and online.
This course-based major is for graduates of community colleges with an Associate's degree who seek broad interdisciplinary study that includes project management, leadership models, communication, organizational change, ethics, human interaction, conflict management and negotiation, among others.
Applicants to the Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies need an Associate in Arts or an Associate in Science (from IL schools; other degrees to be evaluated), or have earned 66 semester credit hours, applicable to the program based on review and evaluation.
The major consists of courses from the Department of Psychology, the College of Communication, and the School of Continuing and Professional Studies, which offers the majority of courses, including a unique series of Adult Learning Seminars.
Students will be able to: