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Management Practices Certificate

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All IN-PERSON professional development courses through August 31 have been cancelled or moved online. Courses that are available virtually are denoted with
"Online Option" in the course title. 

This certificate is ideal for managers who want to achieve team success and drive bottom line performance. Improve critical thinking, communication, and leadership in addition to managerial skills in this dynamic program.

  • Facilitate interventions to improve your teams
  • Coach individuals to peak performance
  • Make data-driven decisions
  • Be able to take on higher-level job responsibilities and qualify for managerial assignments.

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Management Practices Certificate Courses


Required courses (48 contact hours)
Listed in recommended sequence
Management Essentials for Success - Online Option (12 hours) $800
Develop Leadership Skills (12 hours) $800
Strategic Planning and Measurement (12 hours) $800
In-Depth Coaching: Lead Individual Change Interventions - Online Option (12 hours) $800


Elective courses - choose 1 or 2  for 12 contact hours Cost
Lead Successful Team Intervention Strategies - Online Option (12 hours) $845
Successfully Lead Enterprise-Wide Change Management - Online Option (12 hours) $845
Business Storytelling with Intention - Online Option (6 hours) $420
Financial Intelligence - Online Option (6 hours) $420
Negotiate for Agreement - Online Option (6 hours) $420
Writing Business Reports and Proposals - Online Option (6 hours) $420
Leading Change, Transitions and People - Online Option (6 hours) $420
Emotional Intelligence - Online Option (6 hours) $420

Not interested in a certificate? Courses can be taken individually. See the full list of professional development courses.

Management Practices Digital Badge

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