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Organizational Leadership: Certificates

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.

Organizational Leadership Certificate Program Highlights

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

Completion time: 1.5 years

Credits: 15-18

Cost per credit (2021–2022): $975

Start: Fall or spring

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 funding from the alumni and diversity scholarship programs.*

Specialized and Custom 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 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

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 or online for cohorts of employees of those organizations. The following online custom certificate options are available for Fall 2021:

  • Allina Health
  • Deluxe Corporation

For information about joining the Allina or Deluxe cohorts for Fall 2021, contact the Office of Graduate Admission at 651-690-6933.

Career Outcomes

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