Organizational Leadership: Certificates

Organizational Leadership: Certificates

 Graduate College | School of Business

Today’s organizations need professionals who initiate ideas and take action in a globally connected, changing world. While earning a graduate certificate in organizational leadership from St. Catherine University in St. Paul, MN, you'll identify your strengths as a leader and enhance your ability to make courageous and wise decisions that move both your career and your organization forward.

Program Details

Format: Hybrid, combining face-to-face classes (evenings and weekends) with online instruction

Completion time: 1.5 years

Credits: 15-18

Cost per credit (2020–2021): $965

Start: Fall or spring

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Scholarship Opportunities

A St. Catherine University education is one of the most worthwhile investments you’ll ever make, and we are committed to helping you find ways to make that investment affordable.

New Specialized Certificate students are considered for up to $3,000 in funding from the following scholarship programs: Women in Leadership, diversity, alumni, and academic achievement.*

Specialized, Custom and Foundations certificate students employed by a St. Kate’s corporate or community partner may be eligible for a 10% tuition reduction.

Specialized Certificate students may also be eligible for loan and grant programs.*

*Please note that the scholarships and loan options do not apply to Custom or Foundations certificate students.

Prepare to Lead Change in Your Organization

In our hybrid (on-campus and online) graduate specialized certificates in organizational leadership, you will gain business competencies and ground your leadership in collaboration, interpersonal connections, and a holistic view of personal and professional growth.

Specialized certificate options are available in the following areas:

Ethics and Leadership

Healthcare Leadership

Information Services and Technology

Library Leadership

Nonprofit and Public Leadership

Spirituality and Leadership

Strategic Leadership


New Certificate: Foundations of Leadership

New for Fall 2020, we will offer a 3-course Foundations of Leadership certificate, with classes meeting in a synchronous online format September - June.

Custom Certificates

We offer custom certificate options to meet the leadership needs of organizations. The University designs a customized, three-course leadership development program with partner organizations, and classes are held on-site for cohorts of employees of these organizations. The following custom certificate option is available for Fall 2020:

  • Allina Health offers a Graduate Custom Certificate in Organizational Leadership for eligible employees on-site at Allina Health locations.

For information about joining the Allina cohort for Fall 2020, contact the MAOL Office at 651-690-6420.

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Professionals use what they’ve learned in our certificate programs to lead and influence in business, nonprofit, government, and other organizations.

Federal Gainful Employment Disclosure Requirement for Certificates