Graduate Certificate in Leadership
West Virginia University

Program Details

Become a better leader with the organizational leadership degree online.  Designed for working professionals, the asynchronous format allows you to study when and where it is convenient as you complete an innovative, research-driven curriculum.  Study, practice, and understand leadership in a global context as you become a competent, confident, and conscientious leader.  Coursework features hands-on experiences, real-world case studies, and applications as you learn the skills needed for effective leadership. 

Learn to:

  • Manage conflict and change
  • Analyze organizational ethics and leadership practices
  • Assess various leadership types and approaches
  • Critique leadership’s role in shaping organizational culture and climate

Graduates understand how identity and culture impact leadership in the United States and around the world.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

West Virginia University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent