Hughes Leadership and Career Program

Coles College is giving you the competitive edge with the brand new Hughes Leadership and Career Program! With only 27% of college graduates working in jobs related to their fields of study, the data is clear; You need guidance to choose the right academic path and help launch your career.

Only at the Coles College

The Hughes Leadership and Career Program prepares you to compete in today’s challenging job market and #TAKEFLIGHT in your career of choice.

Designed by a team of faculty using feedback directly from potential employers, this series of courses equips you for success before and after graduation. THE BEST NEWS? This program is INCLUDED in the Coles College undergraduate curriculum for all business students enrolling in KSU during or after Fall 2014.

This innovative and relevant program is made possible through a generous donation by Tom and Barbara Hughes.

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Contact Us

Visit the Hughes Leadership and Career Program Office, located in BB 431 or call 470-578-2301.

HLCP Courses

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