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Associate in Applied Science in Military Leadership
The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Military Leadership program is designed to provide active, guard, reserve, veteran or retired military personnel with leadership training that will develop and enhance their skills and professional opportunities.
Military leadership is the process of influencing others to accomplish the mission by providing purpose, direction, and motivation. Command is the authority a person in the military service lawfully exercises over subordinates by virtue of his rank and assignment or position. The basic responsibilities of a leader are: accomplishment of the mission and the welfare of the soldiers. The most fundamental and important organizational technique used by military is the chain of command.
The coursework will cover communication methods, leadership styles, organizational behavior concepts, employee motivation, and the decision-making process. An emphasis is placed on leadership skills and current leadership challenges. The total number of credits required for this degree is 64. Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses within the program.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
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