Program Requirements

Hours: 22

Minor Coursework - 10 hours 

LCE 200Foundations of Leadership and Civic Engagement (3)

LCE 300Leadership for the Common Good (3)

LCE 300SServ Lrng:Leadership for the Common Good (1) EXP

LCE 400Leadership Theory & Ethical Practice (3)

Civic Capacity - 6 hours from one of the following tracks:

  • Communication
  • Political & Legal Systems
  • Group, Organizational and Social Systems


COM 210Mass Media & Contemporary Culture (3) LAS

COM 320Advanced Oral Communication (3) LAS

COM 330Rhetorical Foundations of Human Communication (3) LAS

COM 340Intercultural & World Comm (3) LAS

COM 354New Media Ethics (3) LAS

COM 360New Media and Society (3) LAS

COM 380Newswriting I (3) LAS

COM 388Feature Writing (3) LAS

Political & Legal Systems

CRM 103Foundations of Criminal Justice (3) LAS

CRM 220Judges, Juries & Justice (3) LAS

CRM 295Prisons, Punishments & Penalty (3) LAS

LGS 151Intro Legal Principles (3) S

LGS 354Constitutional Law (3) S

SOC 335International Politics (3) S

Group, Organizational and Social Systems

MGT 300Management/Org Behavior (3)

MGT 492People in Organizations (3) LAS

PSY 312Psychology of Motivation (3) S

REL 314Spirituality of Leadership (3) R/CR

SOC 208Social Psychology (3) S

SOC 370Sociological Theories (3) S

SOC 373Sociology of Globalization (3)

SWK 220Introduction to Social Work (3)

Civic Issues - 6 Hours

BUS 400Business & Society (3)

CRM 218Victimology (3) LAS

CRM 218HHON:Victimology (0) LAS

CRM 293Juvenile Delinquency (3) LAS

ECO 201Economic Issues (3) S

ETH:PHI 204Contemporary Moral Debate (3) E/CE

GEO 135Environmental Geology (L/L) (4) N/CN

GEO 140Environmental Science (4) N/CN

IDS 212Domestic Violence (3) IDS

IDS 261HHON:United Nations Millennium Goals: Global & Local (3) IDS

IDS 332Child Abuse (3) IDS

LGS 352International Law & Human Rights (3) LAS

SOC 202Race, Class, Gender (3) S

LGS/SOC 289Women’s Issues and the Law (3) S

SWK 223Social Policies and Issues (3) S

***Effective July 1, 2014, the College of Mount St. Joseph became Mount St. Joseph University. Any reference within the catalog to the College will be understood to be a reference to Mount St. Joseph University after July 1, 2014, unless otherwise noted.***