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Emotional Intelligence

Offered at the San Marcos Campus


CSUSM’s Emotional Intelligence program allows you to lead more successfully by increasing your self-awareness, developing strong interpersonal skills while staying focused in the midst of uncertainty and resiliency. As part of this program you will receive a personalized EQ-I 2.0 to help guide your self-development. This course will provide practical tools and strategies to motivate and engage your team, deepen collaborative relationships, and help you act in authentic ways to increase your leadership effectiveness. 

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  • None at this time.
  • Find your strengths

    Identify strengths and development areas through robust self-reflection and planning

  • Immediately applicable

    Gain strategies and resources that you can start using immediately in your current role

  • Become a better leader

    Improve your leadership skills by learning how listen better, reframe your thoughts and more

  • Range of topics

    Course topics include fundamentals, assessing your EQ, demonstrating authenticity, developing others and more

Program Details


    This program is designed for:

    • Leaders who have at least one direct report or who lead cross-functional teams
    • Leaders who have responsibilities for influencing others
    • Mid-to-director level leaders who have a foundation in managing others

    Program Dates Registration

    Emotional Intelligence

    March 4 - April 8, 2020

    Emotional Intelligence Registration

    Course Details

    • Classes held at CSUSM on Wednesdays from 6-9 p.m.
    • Entire program is $1,100

    Fee Includes

    • Course materials
    • Parking permit


    • CSUSM alumni and students receive a 15% savings; call Extended Learning at 760-750-4004 to register and receive your savings code
    • Team discounts for companies sending three or more employees
    • Special savings for veterans, call Extended Learning at 760-750-4004 for more information

    Please note: All rates are subject to change without notice.


    • Fundamentals of Emotional Intelligence - Why it Matters
    • Assessing Your Emotional Intelligence - Establishing a Baseline and Plan
    • Increasing Self-Awareness and Demonstrating Authenticity
    • Building Social-Awareness and Interpersonal Effectiveness
    • Enhancing Team Leadership, Collaboration and Performance
    • Developing Others, Coaching, and Leading as a Way of Being
  • FAQ

    What services do you offer to active military, veterans and dependents?

    Please contact Eric Sandoval, our veteran services coordinator at 760-750-8705 or to learn more about how we can help.

    What are the program objectives?

    • Understand the key areas of emotional intelligence and how it relates to leadership
    • Obtain a baseline EI through the EQ-I 2.0, a leading assessment tool
    • Identify strengths and development areas through robust self-reflection and planning
    • Uncover habitual ways of thinking and being as well as self-limiting patterns
    • Reframe your thoughts and perspectives for positive relationships
    • Increase your emotional flexibility and ways of listening

    What do former students say about the program?

    "Very beneficial and relevant in many areas of life"
    "Every manager needs to have this class"



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