The Emerging Leaders program will welcome up to 20 specially designated new students entering Concordia and the Offutt School of Business in Fall 2023. These students will meet regularly to learn about the ongoing challenges and emerging opportunities in the modern American workplace. They will also have regular and direct access to Chris Mason, dean of the Offutt School of Business at Concordia. This access will provide new students an opportunity to voice questions about the Offutt School of Business and provide suggestions regarding emerging student interests and opportunities in studying business within the Offutt School.

*Students majoring or minoring in business are eligible to apply.

Program Benefits:

  • Members of the program will be provided individual mentors who are Concordia grads or friends of the Offutt School of Business. These mentors come from work and leadership roles in a variety of professional sectors of business.  
  • The group members will also be invited to attend special guest lectures and training programs on campus. Additionally, members will be provided opportunities to learn about their own personality types and leadership strengths through strength inventories, surveys, and exploration exercises. 

How to Join:

Submit your application along with a short essay answering this question: "What are the most significant challenges and emerging opportunities you see in American businesses today?"