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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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Purdue University Online
West Lafayette , USA

The online Graduate Certificate in Communication and Leadership from Purdue University is designed for individuals seeking to enhance their professional potential and become q ... +

The online Graduate Certificate in Communication and Leadership from Purdue University is designed for individuals seeking to enhance their professional potential and become qualified for leadership positions within a variety of fields. The certificate can be completed on your schedule in an online environment. -
Graduate Certificate
Part-time
32 weeks
English
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
Full-time
3 days
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
BrainStation
New York , USA +1 More

Taught by leading industry experts, BrainStation's Digital Leadership and Innovation Course is designed to demystify the latest technologies and trends while teaching the fram ... +

Taught by leading industry experts, BrainStation's Digital Leadership and Innovation Course is designed to demystify the latest technologies and trends while teaching the frameworks used by leading companies around the world to drive innovation. -
Certificate
Part-time
5 - 10 weeks
English
21 Jan 2021
Campus
Online
 

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iQualify UK
London , United Kingdom

Designed especially for senior managers, directors and business leaders who have the responsibility to define and lead the strategy to set and achieve organisational objective ... +

Designed especially for senior managers, directors and business leaders who have the responsibility to define and lead the strategy to set and achieve organisational objectives, the Level 7 Award in Strategic Management and Leadership is a postgraduate level qualification (the same level as an MBA) tailored to meet your role as a leader and strategy maker in the organisation and will significantly help you in your career. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
8 weeks
English
Online
 
London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) (Get Smarter Creative)
Holborn , United Kingdom

Enhance your managerial and leadership competencies by developing key hard and soft business skills. During this 10-week course, you’ll be guided by esteemed LSE faculty to be ... +

Enhance your managerial and leadership competencies by developing key hard and soft business skills. During this 10-week course, you’ll be guided by esteemed LSE faculty to better understand your business context and environment, in order to develop a competitive edge. You’ll focus on three core business leadership pillars: the strategic environment, the financial toolkit, and the human element. -
Certificate
Part-time
10 weeks
English
Online
 
North Dakota State University
Fargo , USA

Employers tend to rank "soft skills" among the most important attributes they seek in their employees. Too often, though, these skills are underdeveloped. Subject knowledge ca ... +

Employers tend to rank "soft skills" among the most important attributes they seek in their employees. Too often, though, these skills are underdeveloped. Subject knowledge can take you only so far. It's honing your ability to problem-solve, to work as part of a team, to engage in effective communication, and to lead others that will take you to the next level. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
9 months
English
11 Jan 2021
Campus
 
University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education
Irvine , USA +1 More

In today’s demanding workplace, managers are constantly challenged to find new and innovative ways to involve and motivate employees and affect positive change that improves t ... +

In today’s demanding workplace, managers are constantly challenged to find new and innovative ways to involve and motivate employees and affect positive change that improves the company’s bottom line. The Organizational Leadership and Communication Certificate Program focuses on the practical skills professionals need to develop and maintain in order to lead others and be an agent of change. This program begins by teaching participants the fundamentals of leadership and continues by teaching participants valuable skills in interpersonal communication, small group communication, conflict management, intercultural communication, writing, and managing organizational change. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online
 
Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Suzhou , China

The Certificate in Industry and Enterprise Tailored Education (IETE) is a pilot programme of XJTLU's SE to develop industry elites - syntegrative elites. The programme provide ... +

The Certificate in Industry and Enterprise Tailored Education (IETE) is a pilot programme of XJTLU's SE to develop industry elites - syntegrative elites. The programme provides students with an additional educational path during their summers to earn career-related qualifications, to integrate and apply knowledge into practice, and to skills for continuous learning and self-adaptation. By enrolling in the program, students will receive cross-disciplinary training so as to enhance a comprehensive mindset, strong managerial skills, entrepreneurship, and intercultural leadership awareness. Upon successful completion of the IETE programme, students will be jointly awarded a certificate by Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University and The University of Liverpool, which will contribute to their career development and graduate school application. -
Certificate
Full-time
English
Campus
 
MDCI - Management Development Centre
London , United Kingdom +1 More

Consider this, does an MBA taken 10, 20, 30 and even 40-plus years ago still have the legs to give a strong footing into today’s curious times? What about that diploma or cert ... +

Consider this, does an MBA taken 10, 20, 30 and even 40-plus years ago still have the legs to give a strong footing into today’s curious times? What about that diploma or certificate that proved its weight in gold at the time? Probably not. New thinking is needed. New purposing is essential. These days it’s all about staying in touch with the times. It is also about getting ahead of the trends as a business leader, board member, strategic advisor, entrepreneur and sage. Let’s face it, as organisations world over demand leaders with the ability to lead the transformation, you need to step-up and top-up your thinking. The Next Generation Certificate in Transformational Leadership is the solution. It will help catapult your leadership prowess in no time at all. Your study is taught by British faculty live online. -
Certificate
Part-time
6 months
English
22 Jan 2021
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
 
University of the Highlands and Islands
Perth , United Kingdom +1 More

This new PgCert Resilience Leadership and Management will provide those working within a resilience context a meaningful and contextual continuing professional development (CP ... +

This new PgCert Resilience Leadership and Management will provide those working within a resilience context a meaningful and contextual continuing professional development (CPD) award. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
18 - 36 months
English
Online
 
edX
Cambridge , USA

Learn today’s new competitive advantage for creating and competing in an increasingly unpredictable and complex business world.

Learn today’s new competitive advantage for creating and competing in an increasingly unpredictable and complex business world. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
16 weeks
English
Online
 
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
Online
 
Ubiquity University
USA Online , USA

With this single purchase, you will be able to take all nine of our nine-part series in Integral Entrepreneurship taught by Chuck Schreiner, Ph.D., MBA. This series introduces ... +

With this single purchase, you will be able to take all nine of our nine-part series in Integral Entrepreneurship taught by Chuck Schreiner, Ph.D., MBA. This series introduces you to a new integral way of viewing entrepreneurship and gives you the tools to get started creating your own future fast. -
Certificate
Part-time
9 weeks
English
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
Oct 2020
Campus
 

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