Leadership & Management, Mitchell College

Leadership & Management Core

Students pursuing the Leadership & Management degree will learn core business fundamentals essential to success in numerous fields. Our unique academic model allows for ample room to also explore your emerging interests. Your education may be broad within the Leadership & Management Core or laser focused on one – or more – concentrations.

Leadership & Management Majors

  • Communication (Graphic Design/Video Production, Performance & Technology)
  • Hospitality & Tourism
  • Sport Management
Course Content Preview

A small sample of course content you may access within the Leadership & Management Core:

  • Conflict and Communication
  • Event Planning
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Principles of Coaching
  • Sport Promotion and Media
Internships & Professional Experiences

Your career begins on day one at Mitchell. You’ll learn about the unique strengths only you can bring to your future career. Next, you’ll get a “behind the scenes” look at our area partner organizations and businesses. We continue to layer in skills building, resume crafting, mock interviews, networking, alumni panels and more. Finally, you’ll get opportunities to apply your honed abilities and Leadership & Management learning in the real world by connecting to internships and professional experiences with our regional employers:

Communication (Graphic Design/Video Production, Performance & Technology)

  • Atlantic Broadband
  • Flock Theatre
  • Garde Arts Center
  • New London Main Street
  • Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut

Hospitality & Tourism

  • Best Western Olympic Inn
  • DoubleTree by Hilton
  • Masonicare
  • Red Roof Inn
  • The Study at Yale Hotel
  • The Spa at Norwich Inn

Sport Management   

  • Advantage Personal Training
  • Mystic Schooners
  • Connecticut Tigers
  • Mohegan Sports
Leadership & Management, Mitchell College