The Leadership Development Program is a certificate program that is focused on the development of student leaders at Manhattan College. The program is a collaboration between Residence Life and Student Engagement which utilizes the knowledge and talents of many offices in Student Life to prepare students to take on vital leadership roles in clubs and organizations, and other leadership positions like Resident Assistants and Orientation Leaders. The program uses self-scheduled format that will allow students to work through the program at their own pace.
While providing training to student leaders is the primary purpose, this program will also create space for focused and intentional interaction between administrators and potential student leaders. The Leadership Development Program will serve as a recruitment tool, as well as a networking area for student leaders and administrators at Manhattan College.