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Minor in Leadership and Public Service

The Minor in Leadership and Public Service combines an academic component of courses in leadership, public policy, ethics, and social issues with a strong focus on service-learning, community service, and public service internships.

Consider this minor if you are interested in:

  • A self-crafted minor that provides a framework for your own leadership goals
  • Developing the skills needed to succeed in both the non-profit sector and government
  • Becoming an impactful leader on a local, national, and international level
  • Looking for an opportunity to set yourself apart from the applicant pool for both graduate and professional school


A minimum of 15 credit hours are required to complete the Minor.

Field Experience/Community Engaged Coursework9
MU Community Engagement Projects
MU Community Engagement Project - Honors
or Non-profit and community engaged internships, Global Service-Learning, Service-learning seminar courses
2 Electives *6
Total Credits15

For more information, contact:

MU Office of Service Learning
208 Lowry Hall
Columbia, MO 65211
(573) 882-0227