What You Can Do with a Major in Leadership Studies

At Aurora University, we’ll help you turn your passion for helping others into a meaningful career. The leadership studies major provides you with an in-depth understanding of current globalization and multicultural issues. Our four-year program offers many opportunities to apply what you learn in the classroom, internships and field experience to your chosen career.

Recommended for students who are interested in nonprofit leadership, foreign service, or public policy on a local or global level.

POTENTIAL CAREER TITLES

Prepare for potential careers as a(n):

  • Admissions Counselor
  • Advertising Manager
  • Athletic Coach
  • Banquet and Catering Planner
  • Business Analyst
  • Communications Coordinator
  • Community Development Specialist
  • Economic Development Coordinator
  • Entrepreneur
  • Events Coordinator
  • Financial Aid Counselor
  • Government Official
  • Healthcare Administrator
  • Human Resource Specialist
  • Insurance Agent
  • International Aid Worker
  • Leadership Analyst
  • Loan Officer
  • Management Consultant
  • Marketing and Operations Specialist
  • Media Manager
  • Military Officer
  • Nonprofit Organization Coordinator
  • Organizational Development Specialist
  • Peace Corps Worker
  • Political Advisor
  • Politician
  • Project Manager
  • Strategic Planner
  • Wellness and Safety Representative
  • Worship Pastor
  • Youth Camp Director

Potential careers for graduates with additional education or experience:

  • Business Manager
  • Human Resource Director
  • Lawyer
  • Nonprofit Executive
  • Social Service Administrator
  • Social Worker

CAREER PLANNING AND JOB SEARCH RESOURCES

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT CAREER SERVICES:

630-844-5403 | career@aurora.edu | aurora.edu/career
Eckhart Hall, Room 316