Schedule

Seminars begin September 1 and November 1. The following is a generic seminar schedule. Specific on campus meetings dates will be announced by four months prior to the first seminar begins. View the current program calendar at the bottom of this page.

Online Mediated Learning (6.5 wks)

On-Campus Seminars
(24 face-to-face hours per seminar, two seminars per session)

Online Mediated Learning (6.5 wks)

September 1 - October 15
November 1 - December 15 

YEAR ONE
OCTOBER/JANUARY SEMINARS (one week on campus)

LSP901 Empirical Research 1: Critical Inquiry and Research Design (4)
LSP902 Biblical and Theological Foundations of Leadership (4)

October 25 - December 10
January 15 - February 27
 December 11 - January 31
Break


February 1 - March 7
May 1 - June 15
MARCH/JUNE SEMINARS (one week on campus)

LSP903 Character and Ethics in Leadership (4)
LSP904 Personality and Developmental Theory (4)

March 20 - May 5
July 1 - August 15
 May 6 - August 31

Break

 
September 1 - October 15
November 1 - December 15

YEAR TWO
OCTOBER/JANUARY SEMINARS (one week on campus)

LSP905 Teaching and Learning: Theory and Practice (4)
LSP906 Leadership and Management Theory (4)

October 25 - December 10
January 15 - February 27
December 11 - January 31Break
 
February 1 - March 7
May 1 - June 15

MARCH/JUNE SEMINARS (one week on campus)

LSP907 Team Dynamics (4)
LSP908 Empirical Research II: Research Problem and Lit. Review (4)

March 20 - May 5
July 1 - August 15
 May 6 - August 31Break
 
September 1 - October 15
November 1 - December 15 

YEAR THREE
OCTOBER/JANUARY SEMINARS (one week on campus)

LSP909 Organizational Theory and Development (4)
LSP9102 Change, Power, and Conflict Resolution 

October 25 - December 10
January 15 - February 27
 December 11 - January 31Break
 
February 1 - March 7
May 1 - June 15 

MARCH/JUNE SEMINARS (one week on campus)

LSP911 Empirical Research III: Prospectus and Instrument
  Development (4)
LSP912 Comprehensive Exams (0)

March 20 - May 5
July 1 - August 15
 

LSP913 Prospectus Defense: Chapters 1-3 (4)
LSP914 Dissertation Defense (12)

  

NOTE: All dates are approximate and will vary slightly by calendar year. Defense hearings for prospectus and dissertation are held each term – Fall, Spring, and Summer. Dates for defense hearings will be announced several months in advance. Timing of defense hearings in the program will depend on the individual student’s progress through the program.

Current Program Calendar

Below are the dates for the 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 academic years:

January 2-February 12, 2013 - Online (Pre-seminar)
February 18-23 - On Campus Seminars
March 1-April 15 - Online (Post-seminar)
 
(Cohort 1 Only)
May 1-June 15, 2013 - Online (Pre-seminar)
June 17-22 - On Campus Seminars
July 1-August 15 - Online (Post-seminar)
 
September 1-October 15, 2013 - Online (Pre-seminar)
October 21-26 - On Campus Seminars
November 1-December 14 - Online (Post-seminar)
 
January 26-March 11, 2014 - Online (Pre-seminar)
March 17-22 - On Campus Seminars
March 28-May 10 - Online (Post-seminar)