Graduate Certificate in Executive Leadership

Become a Transformational Leader

Learn to lead with vision and a strategic-mindset with a Graduate Certificate in Executive Leadership. This certificate program is designed for professionals in diverse fields who wish to develop strategic and entrepreneurial acumen, an understanding of behavior in organizations and the ability to motivate and lead organizational change.

Asynchronous online classes provide you the maximum flexibility to complete the five courses at your own pace and in as little as one year. Our program features faculty expertise that results in real-world skills that will allow you to drive organizational effectiveness and performance.

"Leadership and Motivation for Executives allowed me the opportunity to enhance my interpersonal and communication skills that have become so critical to effectively motivate and manage today’s diverse workforce. In particular, understanding and nuances of human behaviors like team collaboration, employee performance, job satisfaction, building trust, organizational structures and culture were key. "
-George Hill, graduate student, EVP Retail Operations, Five Below

Executive Leadership Curriculum

The 15-credit Graduate Certificate in Executive Leadership conveniently offers 100% online executive leadership courses. Invest in your business leadership career prospects by building professional competencies in entrepreneurship, organizational behavior, budgeting, and change management. Our curriculum offers direct workplace application, and you'll leave our program well-prepared to take on leadership roles in any organization.

Pair your Executive Leadership certificate with an MBA

You can earn the Graduate Certificate in Executive Leadership as a standalone credential, or you can build on your expertise with Duquesne's Professional MBA.

Learn more about our Graduate Certificate in Executive Leadership

Pursue a graduate certificate program that is flexible with your schedule, convenient to your professional goals, and ideal for a career as a senior business leader. Prepare to take on executive leadership roles with a certificate that directly applies to your workplace.

Accelerate your career trajectory with Duquesne's business executive leadership courses: request more info, attend an information session, or apply now!