• Leadership Education:  Life Skills and Career Opportunities

    Leadership Education:  Life Skills and Career Opportunities students will learn how to become a more confident financial planner and to save, invest, and spend money wisely, as well as how to avoid the credit trap. They will learn about real-life issues such as understanding contracts, leases, warranties, legal notices, personal bills, practical and money-saving strategies for grocery shopping, apartment selection, and life with roommates. The Holland Interest Inventory and other self-assessments will help them to reveal their attitudes, aptitudes, and personal skills. This self-understanding will allow them to explore career paths and understand requirements that they will need to be successful at work and in life. Drill: Cadets will learn the importance of drill and be able to demonstrate basic drill movements to include performing the 30-drill sequence.

    Life Skills and Career Opportunities course outcomes are:

    1. Analyze the elements of successful financial management skills.
    2. Create a plan to safeguard personal resources.
    3. Analyze the different ways of pursuing a career path.
    4. Analyze the requirements for applying to a college or university.
    5. Analyze positive and negative impact of college life in meeting career goals.
    6. Evaluate the essential process for successfully pursuing desired career or job.
    7. Evaluate the benefits of working for the Federal Government.
    8. Create a plan for successful career development.