LPS Curriculum Requirements

Departmental Requirements

Intro to Public Leadership LPS 200 3 hrs
Public Leadership LPS 315 3 hrs
Research Methodology for the Public Sector LPS 320 3 hrs
Leadership Public and Nonprofit Capstone LPS 425 3 hrs
200 Level Elective Courses
9 hrs
300 Level Elective Courses
6 hrs
300 or 400 Level Elective Courses
3 hrs

Click here for descriptions of the departmental course requirements and electives.

Humanities and Social Sciences

Academic Writing Research ENG 101 (Not offered online) 4 hrs
History I
3 hrs
History II
3 hrs
Literature I
3 hrs
Literature II
3 hrs
Foreign Language 200 Level
3 hrs
Philosophy
3 hrs
Arts and Letters
3 hrs
Social Science (3 Different)
9 hrs
Additional Social Science
3 hrs

General Education Program (GEP Courses)

GEP Mathematical Science
6 hrs
GEP Natural Sciences (one must have lab) 7 hrs
PE and Healthy Living
2 hrs
GEP Additional Breadth (Math or Science)
3 hrs
Interdisciplinary Perspectives
5 hrs
GEP Diversity
Verify
GEP Global Knowledge
Verify
Foreign Language Proficiency
Verify

Free Electives

Free Electives
30 hrs

Total Units Required

Click here to view a helpful worksheet if transferring from any NC Community College.


120 hrs