Minor in Social Justice for Educational Leaders

The social justice for educational leaders’ minor is a 15-credit hour program that is an ideal add-on for future educators or practitioners who are interested in diversity, equity, and inclusion and who want to develop their capacity to drive social justice within their personal and professional contexts.


Students will take three core courses and will select two elective options from the five below to fulfill the 15-hour requirement for the minor. A grade of C- or higher is required for the course to count towards the minor.

Required Core Course
ED_LPA 3204Social Justice for Educational Leaders3
ED_LPA 2001Civil Rights and Advocacy in Education3
ED_LPA 2150Data and Decision Making for Education Leaders3
Electives- Choose two from the list below
ED_LPA 2030College Student Success Theories3
ED_LPA 4154Leadership for School-Community Partnerships in a Global Context3
ED_LPA 4408Introduction to Ethics and PK-12 Policymaking3
ED_LPA 4458Sociology of Education3
PUB_AF 4175Early Childhood Policy3