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Leadership Studies

DePaul offers a bachelor’s degree in Leadership Studies, an accelerated two-year degree completion program for adult students who have previously earned an associate degree or have completed 66 semester hours applicable to the degree program.

Courses are offered by the College of Communication, Department of Psychology and the School for New Learning. You will attend class one night each week at the Loop campus, as well as take online courses.

The Leadership Studies program will develop your skills in:

  • Communication
  • Conflict management
  • Developing leadership models
  • Ethics
  • Human interaction
  • Negotiation
  • Organizational change
  • Project management


Sample Courses:

  • Project Management
  • Organizational Communication
  • Statistics
  • Conflict Management
  • Portfolio Development
  • Applied Research