​​​The Leadership Institute offers a wide range of dynamic leadership development programs. To learn more about our program offerings click a link below.

Spark Leadership Series

The Spark Leadership Experience is your first opportunity to develop your leadership style and abilities. Spark is an interactive leadership training designed to emphasize the need to lead in diverse teams and respond to challenges  To register, or learn more, visit the Spark Leadership Page.

Connections Leadership Conference

Held each fall, the Connections Leadership Conference serves as a networking workshop for campus leaders. Through collaboration, relevant issues are discussed with the intent of making a positive impact on campus and in the community. Connections is open to all CMU students with varying levels of leadership experience. Whether a new student leader, or the president of a registered student organization, everyone can benefit from the sessions offered at the Connections Leadership conference.  To learn more visit the Connections Conference Page.

The LeaderShape Institute

The LeaderShape Institute challenges participants to lead with integrity while working towards a vision grounded in their deepest values.  In this six-day intensive program participants explore not only what they want to do, but who they want to be.  Learn more here.  

Ignite Leadership

Ignite Leadership is designed for the most senior student leaders at Central Michigan University.  This program, based on the Leadership Challenge curriculum, utilizes the Student Leadership Practices Inventory (sLPI) to help student leader assess their leadership abilities and develop a personal growth plan.  The program also creates a peer network for Central's most advanced student leaders.  Learn more about the LPI here.​