In a situation where participation cannot be demanded or extracted, the importance of inspiring commitment through the power of mutual influence becomes paramount. The Executive Certificate in Public and Nonprofit Leadership is intended for executives, managers and other professionals from the non-profit, public or civic sectors who wish to enhance their ability to lead and inspire volunteers. Successful graduates of the certificate program will gain the skills and knowledge needed to create and implement positive change within an organization.
Students seeking a certificate program only are not eligible for financial aid. Courses taken after completion of a degree program in order to complete the certificate are not eligible for financial aid.
All graduate admissions options listed below require an earned baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution.
Admission Grade Point Average (GPA) Requirements:
Option One – GPA required 3.00 or Higher
Option Two – GPA between 2.50 and 2.99, qualifying score on GRE, MAT or GMAT
Option Three – An earned master’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution
Option Four – GPA below 2.50, Portfolio
|*OLCU 621||Frontiers of Public and Nonprofit Leadership||3|
|OLCU 626||Dynamics of Public and Nonprofit Leadership||3|
*Must be the first course taken for this certificate.
Students who wish to pursue a Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership may use the credits in this certificate program, providing that the admission requirements for the MAOL program are met.