Leadership, Ethics and Service (Certificate)

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Do you have a passion to be an admirable leader? In only five courses, you'll explore the relationship between leadership and the capacity to assume responsibility for actions and to act with a sense of integrity while building confidence in your leadership skills.

The leadership, ethics, and service certificate program includes coursework with an emphasis on values, ethics, leadership and public service. In addition to in-class instruction, the program includes a service learning component during the summer and out-of-classroom activities.

At A Glance

Leadership, Ethics and Service (Certificate)

Application requirements

All students are required to meet general university admission requirements:

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Program requirements

A "C" (2.00 on a 4.00 scale) or better is required in all coursework.
Coursework -- 15 credit hours
Depending on a student's undergraduate program of study, prerequisite courses may be needed in order to complete the requirements of this certificate.

Degree requirements

The certificate consists of the following courses:

CRD 435 Service Learning for Community Development (3)
NLM 235 Leadership and Ethics (3)
NLM 410 Social Entrepreneurship (3)
PAF 400 Senior Capstone Project (3)
PAF 410 Building Leadership Skills, SB (3)

A "C" (2.00 on a 4.00 scale) or better is required in all upper-division course work.

Depending upon a student's undergraduate program of study, prerequisite courses may be needed in order to complete the requirements of this certificate.

Enrollment requirements

Students interested in this certificate should contact the Watts College of Public Service and Community Solutions by calling 602-496-0600.

A student pursuing an undergraduate certificate must be enrolled as a degree-seeking student at ASU. Undergraduate certificates are not awarded prior to the award of an undergraduate degree. A student already holding an undergraduate degree may pursue an undergraduate certificate as a nondegree-seeking graduate student.