Leadership Development Certificate

The Certificate in Leadership Development focuses on the character of the leader, developing both themselves and others. Students engage with approaches to executive coaching and gain insight into the past, present, and future landscape of leadership thought. This program is unique because it looks at leadership through the lens of emotional intelligence, which research shows is a cornerstone leadership trait. Students are equipped with practical tools to lead themselves and others forward.

This certificate pairs well with any professional background, providing students with the life and leadership skills necessary to become influential agents of change in all kinds of organizations and personal relationships.

Why Earn a Certificate?

Certificates are designed for current students who want a specialization and for working professionals who want to grow in their field or change career paths. Certificates can help you to:

  • Build your résumé
  • Increase marketability
  • Verify competence to potential employers
  • Provide practical learning that can be translated directly into workplace application
  • Transform your career in less time than many traditional postgraduate and professional degree programs
  • Do not require any prerequisite work
Program Requirements

Note: This information is current for the 2022-23 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.