Business Leadership Graduate Certificate

Earn a graduate certificate in Business Leadership by enrolling in this innovative and career-ready program.

This stand-alone certificate program can also be used for completing courses for the Master of Business Administration (MBA) program. 

This certificate focuses on both understanding and practicing the skills critical to effective performance as a leader in any organization.

Highlights and learning outcomes of the program:

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  • Network and interact with CEO's and CFO's in the region
  • Conduct leadership research
  • Develop and implement techniques to effectively manage group and individual dynamics.
  • Select and employ effective communication strategies.
  • Construct successful negotiation tactics.
  • Evaluate ethical dilemmas related to business decisions.

Business Leadership Certificate qualifications:

  • Have a bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Enroll in the University's College of Graduate Studies
  • Maintain a B average

The certificate enables enrollment without applicants needing to meet the entrance requirements of the MBA program.

Contact information:

MBA Program Coordinator and Advisor:

Bobbi Urban

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Certificate Classes:

MBA 642 Developing Human Resources 2 credits 
MBA 651 Managing Behavior in a Changing World

2 credits

MBA 690 Executive Seminar 2 credits
MBA 665 Leadership 2 credits
MBA 663  Negotiations 2 credits