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Leadership and Project Management

Degree Type: Minor
College(s): College of Business

Why Choose the Leadership and Project Management Minor?

This Leadership and Project Management minor integrates multiple disciplinary topics to form an effective project management and modern leadership curriculum. Students will gain the skills necessary to lead and manage real world continuous improvement projects. Undergraduates of this curriculum will learn how to create customer value and continuous improvement through development of cost-effective, creative solutions in complex work environments. Concurrently, students will be educated on how to effectively mitigate risk. Lessons will focus on increasing student's conceptual understanding of the subjects by applying a practical, action learning approach. Graduates will be able to differentiate themselves in a market of skilled professionals. 

Admission Requirements

Any Ferris student interested in improving their career opportunities can obtain a Minor in Leadership and Project Management in conjunction with his/her baccalaureate degree.

Graduation Requirements

A Ferris student will receive the Leadership and Project Management Minor upon graduation with a baccalaureate degree, and after completion of the requirements for the minor with a minimum 2.0 grade point average in the minor courses.

No more than 50 percent of the credits required for this minor may be transferred from another institution.  A maximum of 1/3 of the credits, but not more than 7 credits in a minor may overlap with the student's major.

More Information

Ferris State University
College of Business Room 212
Management Department
119 South Street, Big Rapids, MI 49307-2284
Phone: 231-591-2427
Email:

Required Courses
Credit Hours
Managerial Leadership
3
Mgmt Metrics & Decision Making
3
Lean Svc Enterprse & Leadershp
3
Proj Management Fundamentals
3
Project Scheduling
3
Project Communication
3