Minnesota State's strategic framework calls on all of us to:
Minnesota State is committed to growing its own leaders, as well as attract top talent from diverse and national pools. We have several internal leadership development programs for supervisors, managers, mid-level leaders and executives.
Supervisory Training: Art and Science of Supervision
Training programs for new and experienced supervisors in our system. E-learning content, online resources and in-depth seminars help all leaders in our system to become more effective.
New Administrator Orientation and Coaching
An annual day and a half orientation for new administrators; three available individual coaching sessions are included.
Academic Dean Orientation
An e-learning course for all new and interim academic deans, focusing on the specialized duties and the knowledge needed to excel in this role.
Finance for the Non-Financial Administrator
An e-learning course designed to help administrators understand their financial duties. Register in Employee Training Registration and a login link to the D2L program will be sent to you.
Leadership Courses and Seminars
Courses and seminars that can be delivered upon request at your institution
Luoma Leadership Academy
An intensive year-long development program for a cohort of individuals who aspire to future leadership positions or want to improve their leadership skills in their current position.
Talent Management Course Catalog
Leadership development programs for individuals, work teams and regional groups systemwide.
The Supervisor Toolkit provides checklists, templates and tips for leaders in the Minnesota State system to assist and support you in your everyday work as a manager or supervisor.
In addition to MnSCU’s program offerings, external or executive leadership development programs are available. For more information, see: National/Regional Programs
To better understand the skills, knowledge, abilities, and personal characteristics that help support leader success in our system, please see the Minnesota State's Leadership Competencies and the Leadership Competencies Toolkit.