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Leadership Minor

Study Leadership Minor at Azusa Pacific University

You’ll build proficiency as a strengths-driven leader. You’ll learn how to facilitate collaboration, develop the whole person, and lead as an agent of change. You’ll enhance your major and add an edge to your job search with knowledge highly valued by employers in any field.

Program at a Glance

The School of Business and Management cultivates students' skills, faith, and character to become business leaders who inspire change.

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  • March 8, 2024

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  • Azusa (Main Campus), High Desert, Inland Empire, Murrieta, San Diego


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Gain Hands-on Experience

  • Create, articulate, and practice your own philosophy of Christian leadership.
  • Cultivate disciplined self-leadership.
  • Engage in reflection, conversation, and research.
  • Discover the role of personal strengths and skills in good leadership.

By the Numbers

1 of 126 Best Western Colleges according to Princeton Review's 2023 Best Colleges Guide
10 :1 Student-to-faculty ratio
100 % of incoming students receive financial aid
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Esther Ruiz: A Story of God’s Unfailing Provision

Esther Ruiz ’22 grew in confidence as she invested in leadership opportunities on campus, pursuing her calling to lead change in low-income elementary schools.

Program Details

The undergraduate leadership minor capitalizes upon the university’s mission to develop disciples and scholars who seek to advance the work of God in the world. This minor does so by encouraging students to pursue excellence in their chosen major while also seeking proficiency as strengths-driven leaders. Students are encouraged toward lifelong development (as people and as leaders) and have the opportunity to create, articulate, and practice their own philosophy of Christian leadership.

Browse the tabs below—if you have questions, visit the Student Services Center page, and we’ll make sure you get the info you need.

To view specific requirements and coursework information, visit the current academic catalog:

Azusa Pacific University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).

Career Outlooks and Outcomes

Note: This information is current for the 2023-24 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.

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