Socially Responsible Leadership

Ripon College offers a minor in socially responsible leadership. Students are provided with the specific leadership, ethical, and technical skills necessary to effectively contribute to solving social problems in ethically responsible ways. The interdisciplinary approach recognizes that leadership is a concern in all areas of life. It also integrates moral and ethical frameworks with the analysis of communities from a variety of disciplinary perspectives and in various real-world scenarios. Students choose from two different emphases: Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation; and Community Engagement and Service Learning. Each option will allow students to specialize in particular approaches to socially responsible leadership. The minor is designed for students who desire to contribute to the social good in the non-profit, educational, private and public sectors.