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online certificate degree

Certificate in Leadership and Management  

online certificate degree

Certificate in Leadership and Management  


8 months

Approximate Program Length


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Cost per Credit



Start when you're ready

Register by: Apr 19, 2023

The Certificate in Leadership and Management program is designed to prepare graduates with the knowledge, skills, and values necessary to effectively lead others within a variety of organizational settings and situations. The program includes content related to organizational leadership, business strategy development, decision making, change management, effective communication, performance improvement, and entrepreneurship.

  • Leadership Skills

  • Operational Excellence

  • Influential Leadership

  • Change Management Leadership

  • Adaptation

  • Integrative Business Practices

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Attend class whenever it fits your life, day or night because our online classroom is available 24/7/365. Your academic counselor will help schedule your courses for a Certificate in Leadership and Management.

What you'll learn

When you earn your Certificate in Leadership and Management, you’ll be equipped with a concrete set of skills you can apply on the job. 

You'll learn how to:

  • Synthesize leadership concepts and practices in support of organizational mission and values.
  • Integrate decision-making skills to advance organizational goals.

Careers & Outcomes

Careers & Outcomes

What can you do with a Certificate in Leadership and Management?

A Cert LDR can prepare you to be a: 

  • General Manager (GM)
  • Operations Director
  • Learning and Development Director
  • Training and Development Director


According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, job growth for training and development managers is projected to be as fast as average between 2021 and 2031.

BLS projections are not specific to University of Phoenix students or graduates.



Paying for school

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Affordable, Fixed Tuition


Cost per credit

Lock in the peace of mind that comes with fixed, affordable tuition. You’ll enjoy one flat rate from the moment you enroll until the day you graduate from your program. That’s your Tuition Guarantee.

Enrollment representatives are ready to help

Need some help?

Our enrollment representatives provide personal support while you make an informed choice about going back to school. Reach us by phone at 844-937-8679 or chat with us 7 days a week.

Student Experience

Student Experience

An education that fits your busy life

Balancing family, work and school

Work toward your degree without giving up what matters most. Start your degree year-round and take one class at a time.

Online learning

Enroll in online classes and attend class whenever it fits your life, day or night.

Around-the-clock support and resources

You have a support team available up to 20 hours a day, 5 days a week. And our academic counselors, who are with you every step of the way, have earned a 5-star rating from 90% of our surveyed students.

Phoenix provides support and resources for busy students

Accreditation & Faculty

Accreditation & Faculty

Count on the quality of your education

Institutional Accreditation

University of Phoenix is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), Since 1978, University of Phoenix has been continually accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

real-world faculty


Average years of industry experience


Chief Executive Officers


Of surveyed students would recommend their instructors

Doris Savron

Faculty Spotlight

As a faculty member, I'm on your team. I'm your coach and your cheerleader.

Doris Savron
Vice Provost of Colleges, University of Phoenix

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*While widely available, not all programs are available to residents of all states. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.

Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projections are not specific to University of Phoenix students or graduates.