Leadership Studies

Certificate in Leadership Studies

The certificate you have been waiting for is now available at the University of Southern Maine’s Lewiston-Auburn College. The Leadership Studies certificate is an undergraduate certificate geared toward anyone interested in developing and expanding their leadership skills. Turn to USM-LAC and the Leadership and Organizational Studies program to learn about and meet the challenges of our dramatically changing world.

This program may be completed face-to-face, fully online, or in a combinaton of the two.  For more information about the fully online option, contact Ashley Collins at acollins@usm.maine.edu.  For more information about our other options, contact Janet Etzel at jetzel@usm.maine.edu.  Apply now using this form.

Please note certificates may be pursued by either matriculated or non-matriculated students (students not pursuing a specific degree program).

For a list of all undergraduate LOS courses and a rotation schedule, please click here.

LOS 300 - Organizational Theory 

LOS 301 - Group Dynamics 

LOS 350 - Leadership 

LCC 370 - Toward a Global Ethics 

*To view course descriptions, please visit our most recent catalog page.

We recommend that students start their Leadership Studies coursework with LOS300: Organizational Theory and LOS350: Leadership.  Students should work with their advisors to organize the scheduling of the rest of their coursework.