MSU now accepting applications for 2021-22 Leadership Development Program

Applications are now being accepted for Mississippi State's 2021-22 Leadership Development Program cohort. 

Formerly known as the Leadership Excellence for Accomplished Professionals (LEAP) Program, the Leadership Development Program is designed for professional staff committed to developing their leadership skills. The nine-month program empowers new supervisors and high performing employees with a heightened self-awareness, advanced knowledge, and value-added leadership in a secure and challenging environment.

All eligibility requirements and directions for nominating staff for LDP can be found online.

Visit to download the application and view the calendar of LDP activities.

Completed application packets are due by 5 p.m. on June 18 and should be emailed to Brad Skelton at