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Welcome to Leadership Studies

Great leaders are not born, they’re made.

Maine has a long tradition of great leaders in public service, business, the arts, education, engineering, the military, healthcare, and many other fields.  Are you next?

The interdisciplinary Leadership Studies Minor, open to students from any UMaine academic major, provides students with in-depth knowledge of leadership theory, ethics, skills, and context-based issues, as well as practical, experiential training applicable to nearly any area of study or social setting. The minor prepares students for diverse, real-life experiences as citizen leaders in local, state, national, and global communities.

This broad, interdisciplinary minor draws upon coursework and expertise offered by faculty and staff from departments across campus.

Leadership skills will make you more marketable in any career path. Start investing in yourself today!