Post-Master’s Certificate in Leadership in Higher Education
Northcentral University

Program Details

Ready to build upon your existing master’s degree and expand your leadership abilities?  This online post-master’s Certificate in Leadership in Higher Education allows you to apply your existing experience to the community college, adult learning professional school, junior college and more.  You’ll learn organizational and operational functions as well as academic trends and methodologies pertaining to the higher-ed environment. Northcentral offers this program 100% online and also offers rolling admission, so you can begin your studies as soon as you’re ready.  Courses that are likely offered in this program include:

  • Topics in Higher Education
  • Financial Issues in Higher Education
  • Exploring Legal Issues in Higher Education
  • The Organization of Higher Education


  • Admission to the Certificate program requires a conferred master's level degree or higher from a regionally or nationally accredited academic institution
  • Send your official transcripts from other schools you attended

School Accreditation Statement

NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).