As managers move up in their organizations, their accountability and visibility increase. The ability to influence in order to get things done through others becomes increasingly important as one focuses on the larger interests of the department and the organization. This Certificate Program helps participants take their leadership skills to the next level by providing exposure to subject matter typically found in an MBA program.
Who Should Attend:
This certificate is designed for managers with three to five years of management experience or for those advancing from a first-line supervisor position.
Coursework for the Certificate:
Certificate is awarded after completion of four programs. Certificate requirements should be completed within an 18-month period.
Choose four (4) programs from the sections below and be sure to take at least one from each category.
- Leadership and the Art of Reinvention
May 3, 2017
- Igniting Positive Change through Appreciative Inquiry
June 22, 2017
- Leading with Greater Self-Awareness
November 17, 2017
- High Impact Leadership for Women - Four Part Online Learning Series
Strategy and Design:
- Manage by Designing: Approaches for Everyday Innovation
May 4, 2017
- Strategic Decision Making
September 27, 2017
- Change Leadership
April 20, 2017
October 26, 2017
- Beyond Features and Benefits: Tools of Experienced-based Innovation
October 24, 2017
Cost of Certificate:
Nonprofit and CWRU Alumni: $1,807
Corporate Partners: 4 Class Days
To register online for the entire certificate, please select four (4) of the appropriate classes listed above. We will automatically track your progress towards completion of your certificate. Alternatively, you can register by phone at 216.368.6413. You have 18 months to complete any of our leadership, management, or functional knowledge certificates. Also please be aware that a program can only be applied toward the requirements of one certificate.
Receipt of Certificate
Certificates will be automatically produced and sent out to participants who have completed the requirements twice a year. Participants can expect to receive certificates in December/January or June/July after the completion of their courses.