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2014-2015 University Catalog 
2014-2015 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Engineering Leadership Minor

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With a launch date of January 2013, the 16-credit Engineering Leadership Minor offers undergraduate engineering students opportunities to engage in experiential leadership experiences, faculty coaching, and technical leadership across a variety of contexts. To earn the minor, students must complete 7 credits of core courses and 9 credits that must include one experiential course and courses representing 1 or 2 concentration areas (see below). The list of approved courses can be found here.


Ethics concentration courses align closely with regulatory, legal, and policy-related aspects of engineering

Global and Societal Impact

Global and Societal Impact concentration courses explore the impact of leadership across diverse stakeholders and national and global communities

Creativity and Innovation

Creativity and Innovation concentration courses incorporate entrepreneurial and business principles with engineering leadership


Communication concentration courses focus on the development of students’ professional skills and engagement with technical and nontechnical audiences.

Approved Courses

View the Approved Courses for Purdue College of Engineering’s Engineering Leadership Minor here .

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