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Certificate in Leadership

What is leadership and why is it important? How does a leader encourage change without triggering fearful resistance? What are the key elements to leading an effective team? What is the role of charisma in leadership? How can a leader achieve work-life balance? This suite of courses available at Loyola University New Orleans addresses all of these questions and many more. The courses in this suite offer advice on leadership that can help you stand out as a leader among your peers.

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Features of the Leadership Program

Courses in this certificate include video segments that introduce successful leaders who discuss such issues as how to become a leader, leadership ethics, and the differences between leaders, managers, and administrators. Courses can be completed on-demand to fit your schedule. 

More key features of the program: 

  • Mobile-friendly and 100% online 
  • Guidance from subject matter experts 
  • Badge and credit-awarding

Leadership Curriculum

No matter your age or what phase of your career you're in, leadership is a crucial skill on the path to success. The courses in this certificate will help you develop your skills as a leader and provide you with tools to communicate more effectively, find balance in your career, and lead in team environments. 

Courses in Certificate:

  • Leaders and Work-Life Balance
  • Leading and Managing Change
  • Leading Teams
  • Introduction to Leadership
  • Body Language for Leaders

Crediting Details: 

  • PMI PDUs: 20
  • Power Skills PDUs: 13.75
  • Business Acumen PDUs: 0.5
  • Ways of Working PDUs: 5.75
  • IACET CEUs: 2 (Contact Hours: 20 hours)
  • HRCI Credits: 20 (Type: General: 16, Specified - Strategic Business: 4)
  • SHRM PDCs: 20

View course descriptions and more information on the certificate purchasing page

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Have questions about the certificate in leadership? Contact Loyola’s Office of Professional and Continuing Studies to speak one-on-one with a member of our team.