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Leadership and Community Engagement, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

This major prepares you for careers in community or nonprofit organizations, higher education, international development, urban planning, social work, government and more. It is the only degree program of its kind in Colorado, and is part of a small number of emerging community engagement degrees nationwide.Through this program, students develop a deep conceptual understanding of theories of leadership, public policy and social change. Additionally, they use hands-on work in the community to produce a capstone project that addresses a local leadership challenge. The course work builds on the work of CU Engage: Center for Community-Based Learning and Research. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    117-118 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Step 1: Inquiry Approaches to Teaching
  • Public Speaking
  • Becoming a Leader

For more information, please visit program website.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

General Requirements

General required materials:

  • Application
  • $50 application fee ($70 for international students)
  • Essays

Additional Required materials for freshmen & international freshmen:

  • Letter of recommendation
  • High school transcript or equivalency
  • SAT or ACT score

Tuition Fee

  • International

    59312 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 59312 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    53504 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53504 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    28750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28750 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Boulder

  • 950 - 1350 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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