Welcome to the Bauer Leadership Initiatives (BLI) website. The Bauer Leadership Initiatives team along with its committed faculty, staff and community partners, is responsible for the “strategic, integrative, and inclusive” approach to leadership development here at the Bauer College of Business.
Learn more about our leadership model. | Meet the BLI Team
Named for the college’s benefactor, the program allows students to earn this prestigious certificate within one year among a community of fellow leaders. The first semester consists of a leadership core curriculum while the second semester offers a variety of skill building and developmental workshops to address students’ unique needs. Students gain a deeper understanding of their strengths and ability to lead through a series of interactive leadership opportunities.
Before the business community’s presidents, executives and decision makers can thrive in the corporate world, they must first learn what it means to be a leader.
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The president of the college’s chapter of APICS
(The Association for Operations Management) was recognized for his commitment to helping his
peers to reach their full potential.
Supply Chain Major
Oncog has given back to the college by creating a mentorship program within the Finance Association student organization and returning to LeaderShape
this spring as an onsite coordinator.
Finance and Management Major
Perez recently earned the highest spot by a Bauer
student in the 2012 CME Group Commodity Training Challenge and is making the most of her time
in the college and the university.
Tran serves as the executive vice president for the MBA Society, where he has coordinated with the development team in the Office of the Dean to create a plan for
mutually meeting fundraising goals.
Zehnder serves as senior corporate relations officer
for the college’s chapter of Accounting Society and
says she looked forward to continued growth
as a student leader.
Emerging Leaders Academic Success Program
University of Houston is a very big place – Emerging Leaders Academic Success Program can help you get started on the right foot!
Leadership Minor for Business and Non-Business Majors
A minor in leadership will help students improve their sets of competencies for a highly competitive job market in the real world of business.
MBA Leadership Certificate
The Leadership Executive MBA is the University of Houston’s original EMBA program. The focus of the program is on providing executives the leadership skills necessary to assume top level positions within corporations, the government, or non-profit organizations.
Future Leader Mentoring Initiative
FLMI is offered to participants in the C.T. Bauer College of Business MBA Leadership Certificate Program to enhance their learning and goal achievement through personalized leadership mentoring provided by experienced leaders and business executives (Executive Partners) who volunteer their time to participate with a select group of MBA students.
EMBA Leadership Track
Organizations in all sectors have voiced concern regarding the apparent lack of leadership skills among their employees. A background in effectively managing human resources, ethics, change, organizational behavior, as well as an entire course devoted to developing individual leadership skills will address this need.
May 13-18: LeaderShape
“Helping students develop a healthy disregard for the impossible.”
Tommy Doss: Director
Ted Bauer Leadership Certificate Program
Kathryn Wheatley: Leadership Program Manager
Samantha Landry: Instructional Assistant
for the Ted Bauer
Leadership Certificate Program
Rockwell Career Center
Access job postings, internships, information sessions, career fairs and workshops specifically for Bauer business majors.
Undergraduate Business Programs Advising
Get the most up to date and relevant information to help you succeed at the UH Bauer College of Business.
Make a Difference
UH Center for Student Involvement
Opportunities for student involvement on the University of Houston main campus.