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Texas State Leadership Capstone Program Structure and Benefits

Program Format and Benefits

The program consists of four 2-hour sessions on Thursdays (2/10, 2/17, 2/24, 3/3) from 2 to 4 p.m. The program is free with the expectation that selected students make the commitment to attend all sessions.

This course will explore the complexities of leadership, focus on formation of self-identification and self-awareness as a leader, development of applied knowledge and skills, and real-world application of good leadership. Topics will include:

Authentic Networking
Visionary Leadership
Ethics and Integrity
Leadership Theory
Maintaining Wellness and Balance
Managing Change
Social Excellence
Social Justice
Social Responsibility

Qualifications for Applicants

Recognizing that student leaders play a key role both on and off campus, we recruit approximately 25 students who have demonstrated leadership qualities associated with the core values of the Leadership Institute through their thoughts, words, and actions. Applicants may be juniors or seniors.

A prospective participant for the Texas State Leadership Capstone Program will need to apply. We seek:

Leaders who lead with integrity and have a vision for making the world a better place
Leaders who are engaged citizens tackling some tough social problems
Leaders who value diversity and strive for inclusivity within their organizations
Leaders who care about people and strive to build community
Leaders who will continue to make major contributions toward social change