"Leadership" at North Georgia is defined as "the process of influencing the activities of an individual or group in efforts toward goal achievement in a given situation." The awareness, knowledge, and skills which guide the study of leadership, focuses on the Leader, the Followers, and the Situation and includes the following Leadership Competencies:
- Diversity Awareness
- Self-Reflection and Self-Knowledge
- Ethics and Integrity
- Theoretical Knowledge
Leadership training is available for academic credit in an interdisciplinary Minor in Leadership. The Leadership Minor has two different tracks: military and citizen leadership.