Certificate Programs in Leadership

A certification is a technical form of higher education. Many students choose to get a certificate to augment a degree they already have. Since this type of course does not require a broad knowledge like other degrees, it takes much less time. A certificate can be earned in under a year.  What is a certificate in leadership? It is a program that focuses on identifying and developing each stud… Read more

A certification is a technical form of higher education. Many students choose to get a certificate to augment a degree they already have. Since this type of course does not require a broad knowledge like other degrees, it takes much less time. A certificate can be earned in under a year. 

What is a certificate in leadership? It is a program that focuses on identifying and developing each student’s leadership abilities. Students are able to get help developing these skills through situational practice. They also learn how to tell the difference between effective and ineffective leadership techniques. Throughout the coursework students begin to understand factors that contribute to successful leadership in international and cross-cultural environments.

Students benefit from a certificate in leadership because they gain a deeper understanding of leadership concepts. It helps them become a better, more successful leader. They learn all of this information through theory and practice, which helps cement their understanding and develop a unique leadership style fitted for their personality.

The cost of this type of certification depends on what school you wish to attend, and what country that school is in. In other words, the cost can vary greatly. Another factor to the cost is what medium you want to use to get the course. Do you want to go to campus or take classes online?

Students who receive a certificate in leadership can work in almost any career field. Almost every career benefits from good leadership. Some companies will pay for their employees to get this type of certification. Anyone looking to succeed in business, finance, marketing, sales, or politics would benefit from this type of certification. Also, a certificate in leadership may lead to other degrees in programs at some universities.

Applying to a university to pursue a certificate in leadership is easy. All you have to do is decide where you want to go, and if you want to attend on campus classes or online classes. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) PQ
London, United Kingdom +1 More

At LSBF you have the opportunity to top up your ACCA qualification with an MBA at minimal costs. Combining the two means not only joining one of the world's largest accounting ... +

At LSBF you have the opportunity to top up your ACCA qualification with an MBA at minimal costs. Combining the two means not only joining one of the world's largest accounting bodies but also acquiring the business and leadership expertise that will open doors to a higher position and salary. You will get exemptions and be able to complete the dual programme in as little as 2 extra modules and a dissertation. Our campus courses are taught with exams in mind. In addition to tuition and revision papers, we also offer Exam Rehearsal Days to help you refine your exam strategy and improve your understanding of the key aspects of the test. Combining these approaches will maximise your chances of exam success. -
Certificate
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
Part-time
6 - 30 months
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
WU Executive Academy - Vienna University of Economics and Business
Leopoldstadt, Austria

This 3-day program approaches the topic “agility” both from a theoretical and practical perspective. Faculty from WU Executive Academy and experts from different industries sh ... +

This 3-day program approaches the topic “agility” both from a theoretical and practical perspective. Faculty from WU Executive Academy and experts from different industries share their insights into how to build an agile organization both from a scientific and practical point of view. -
Certificate
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
3 days
English
10 Mar 2020
01 Feb 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Kansas State University Global Campus
USA Online, USA

The organizational leadership graduate certificate prepares students to be effective leaders for business teams at all organizational levels. Students will be able to take cha ... +

The organizational leadership graduate certificate prepares students to be effective leaders for business teams at all organizational levels. Students will be able to take charge and provide for a corporation, government agency or nonprofit organization in new and better ways. Students will also develop skills in creating the structure of an organization, managing conflict, operating at an international level and guiding decision-making and organizational management. -
Graduate Certificate
40 weeks
Online
 
California Southern University
Costa Mesa, USA

CalSouthern's Certificate in Leadership is designed to provide current and future business leaders with the very specific knowledge and skills required to lead individuals, te ... +

CalSouthern's Certificate in Leadership is designed to provide current and future business leaders with the very specific knowledge and skills required to lead individuals, teams and organizations in the 21st-century business economy. -
Certificate
Full-time
English
Online
 
Tecnológico de Monterrey (Educación Continua Presencial)
Mexico City, Mexico +5 More

Develop the 8 skills of International Coaching Technologies (ICT) in the exercise of professional coaching for direct application to your area, raising productivity, teamwork ... +

Develop the 8 skills of International Coaching Technologies (ICT) in the exercise of professional coaching for direct application to your area, raising productivity, teamwork and the organizational climate. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
128 hours
Spanish
28 Feb 2020
Campus
 
Lewis University Online
Romeoville, USA

In as little as 12 months, earn your Graduate Certificate in Organizational Leadership offered conveniently online at Lewis University. The program focuses on developing manag ... +

In as little as 12 months, earn your Graduate Certificate in Organizational Leadership offered conveniently online at Lewis University. The program focuses on developing management and leadership skills to transform students into strategic leaders. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
12 months
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
VERITAS
San José, Costa Rica

Leadership is all about setting a compelling vision that motivates teams and prompts people to want to follow an inclusive, resilient and service-oriented cause. Global leader ... +

Leadership is all about setting a compelling vision that motivates teams and prompts people to want to follow an inclusive, resilient and service-oriented cause. Global leadership, however, is about all this and also knowing some of the critical issues needed to be addressed and developed in a cross-border context. -
Certificate
Full-time
12 weeks
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
edX
Cambridge, USA

Gain essential skills to become a successful leader in a technology-dominated world. In this program, you will learn that a good leader needs at least three mindsets, supporti ... +

Gain essential skills to become a successful leader in a technology-dominated world. In this program, you will learn that a good leader needs at least three mindsets, supporting the development of essential leadership skills. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
15 weeks
English
Online
 
University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education
USA Online, USA

This program's direct assessment format allows you to learn new skills or demonstrate existing skills in leadership to earn your certificate. You determine the level of intera ... +

This program's direct assessment format allows you to learn new skills or demonstrate existing skills in leadership to earn your certificate. You determine the level of interaction you would like with an online mentor, and how fast you would like to complete the courses. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
3 months
English
Online
 
University of Baltimore, Merrick School of Business
Mount Vernon, USA

The Graduate Certificate in Organizational Leadership is designed to enhance the leadership acumen of business professionals like you.

The Graduate Certificate in Organizational Leadership is designed to enhance the leadership acumen of business professionals like you. -
Certificate
Full-time
6 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Kangan Institute
Melbourne, Australia

This course is designed to develop leadership, communication and organisational skills for a variety of organisational or industry contexts.

This course is designed to develop leadership, communication and organisational skills for a variety of organisational or industry contexts. -
Certificate
Full-time
6 months
English
Campus
 
Results Driven Group

CMI Level 7 Certificate in Leadership Coaching & Mentoring The CMI Level 7 Qualifications in Leadership Coaching and Mentoring are designed for managers and leaders who ha ... +

CMI Level 7 Certificate in Leadership Coaching & Mentoring The CMI Level 7 Qualifications in Leadership Coaching and Mentoring are designed for managers and leaders who have the authority and responsibility for developing and implementing a coaching and mentoring strategy across the organisation. These qualifications require managers and leaders to build on their strategic management and leadership skills and to focus on the requirements of embedding the organisation’s strategy. -
Certificate
English
Campus
 
University Of Maryland Baltimore
Baltimore, USA

As a student in the program, you will increase your understanding of intercultural competence and the necessary tools for working across cultural difference. Graduates of this ... +

As a student in the program, you will increase your understanding of intercultural competence and the necessary tools for working across cultural difference. Graduates of this program will have an increased ability to engage in the practical application of strategies to positively influence the climate for diversity within their organization. -
Graduate Certificate
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
Part-time
9 months
English
26 Aug 2020
15 Jul 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Peter F. Drucker and Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management, Claremont Graduate University
Claremont, USA

examines what it means to lead in today\'s world as you learn ways to effect meaningful change and enhanced performance from yourself and those around you

examines what it means to lead in today\'s world as you learn ways to effect meaningful change and enhanced performance from yourself and those around you -
Certificate
Part-time
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of Wisconsin Eau Claire College of Business
Eau Claire, USA

the Department of Management and Marketing offers a Leadership Certificate that is awarded to students who complete additional leadership courses and demonstrate leadership

the Department of Management and Marketing offers a Leadership Certificate that is awarded to students who complete additional leadership courses and demonstrate leadership -
Certificate
Part-time
Sep 2020
Campus