Post-Master’s Certificate in Higher Education Leadership, Management, & Policy
Walden University

Program Details

The Post-Master’s Certificate in Higher Education Leadership, Management, and Policy can help you build more effective management skills. In this program, educators address the needs of the dynamic, expanding, and changing higher education landscape. Educational professionals investigate solutions to today’s educational shortcomings, and assess the relevance of current models in relation to the needs of the current climate.


  • An official transcript of a master’s degree
  • A minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in post-bachelor’s degree coursework

Special Accreditation

Walden University is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) for a period of 7 years, from 2012 to 2019. In 2013, NCATE merged with the Teacher Education Accreditation Council to form the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). Walden University is eligible for and will seek accreditation based on CAEP standards beginning in fall 2018.

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission