Dean's Leadership Class

The Dean’s Leadership Class offers students (75+ credit hours) in the College of Business an opportunity to excel in their leadership development through self-exploration and assessment of strengths. The DLC offers opportunities for professional development and networking, as well as participation in College of Business events and a service project outside of the institution. This experience allows students to hone their skills in order to become a leader within the college, community and beyond offering a competitive advantage when launching a career.

Application Deadline: September 14th at 5pm.

Meeting Dates:

·         Orientation-September 28th

·         Meeting #1- October 5th

·         Meeting #2- November 2nd

·         Meeting #3- November 30th

·         Meeting #4- January 25th

·         Meeting #5- February 15th

·         Meeting #6- March 15th

·         Graduation- April 12th


·         Assess and develop strengths

·         Collaborate with leaders across campus and in the community

·         Cultivate leadership skills

·         Develop and carry out a  group service project

·         Produce a heightened self-awareness

·         Promote Professionalism

·         Serve as an ambassador to the College of  Business

·         Utilize Gallup StrengthsFinder tools


·         Attendance and participation in class meetings

·         Complete group service project

·         One academic year commitment

·         Represent the College of Business on campus and in the community

·         Volunteer at College of Business events