A certificate in Strategic Leadership prepares students to lead in today’s rapidly changing professional environment. A certificate in strategic leadership exposes students to guiding principles that can be applied to any career field. This certificate explores the topic from a contemporary perspective facing a dynamic global business environment.
Certificate requirements emphasize competencies for implementing organizational systems, managing and communicating change, and resolving conflict within a framework of ethical leadership. The program gives students an opportunity to expand their understanding of inclusive and collaborative leadership behaviors and develop skills for using them effectively.
Throughout the program students will continually reflect on, assess and frame their own personal leadership style, strengths and weaknesses. The interdisciiplinary approach integrates administration with leadership competencies that develop visionary professionals who can think critically, evaluate process, strategize, innovate practices, communicate, and manage changes that will position their organization for future success.
The student will complete 15 credit hours of coursework to receive the Graduate Certificate in Strategic Leadership. Courses in the certificate are defined below: