Management Practices Certificate

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This management training 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.

Courses by Recommended Sequence

The cost of this certificate is $4,040–$4,215, depending on your course choices. But if you register and pay for all courses at once, we'll give you a 10% discount!

Required courses (48 contact hours)
Listed in recommended sequence
Management Essentials for Success – Online Option (12 hours) $800
Develop Leadership Skills – Online Option (12 hours) $800
Strategic Planning and Measurement – Online Option (12 hours) $800
In-Depth Coaching: Lead Individual Change Interventions – Online Option (12 hours) $845


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
Leading High-Performance Remote Teams – Online Option (6 hours) $420
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
Legal Issues for Supervisors and Managers (6 hours) $420
ExperienceChange™ Simulation – Online Option (6 hours) $595

Upcoming Courses

Required Courses (48 contact hours)

Elective Courses (choose 1 or 2 for 12 contact hours)


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Professional Development Webinars

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Free webinars give you a glimpse into the course experience as well as practical insights and tools to put to work immediately. 

Watch recordings of webinars in your area of interest and register for the spring webinar series, "Avoiding Burnout at Work," starting March 25.

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Lisa Beckham, Professional Development Enrollment Advisor

Meet Lisa Beckham

As your enrollment advisor, I'm here to help you choose which programs are the best fit to meet your career goals. There are three ways to connect with me: give me a call at 612-301-3091, email me, or schedule an appointment on my calendar below.

More About Me

I work with an extremely talented enrollment team where I advise adult learners about professional development programs to help them achieve their career goals. Before working for the University of Minnesota, I spent six years working with College Possible, a nonprofit organization that supports students in gaining access to and navigating through college. When not at work, I love reading fantasy books, watching goofy cartoons, traveling, and walking for exercise. I also enjoy cooking, baking, and playing board games.