Certificates in Leadership

Whether you’re an individual gaining personal capital for professional advancement or an employer offering workforce development, let the Neumann University Center for leadership be your training venue of choice.

Certificates in Leadership are designed for today’s busy professionals seeking to enhance their ability to lead teams thoughtfully, strategically, and ethically in 21st century work environments These online courses are convenient, flexible, and affordable. 

To learn more about customized content and onsite delivery, please email centerforleadership@neumann.edu


  • Gain and improve the skills to help you leverage your strengths and become a more effective leader in any field
  • Develop and implement effective leadership habits and strategies
  • Distinguish yourself and boost your career by expanding your skill set and deepening your expertise
  • Participate in a program designed specially to help you, as a working adult, develop and fine tune new skills you can put to use immediately


  • Self-paced-seven-week courses
  • 100% online
  • Cost: $590.00 (Further discounts for NU Educational partners.) To inquire about grant funded opportunities, email centerforleadership@Neumann.edu and please indicate the class(es) that you are interested in 

Start dates are subject to change without notice and are dependent upon enrollment.
To inquire about pricing and funding opportunities, please email centerforleadership@neumann.edu

The Center for Leadership is subsidized through a grant and the support of the Pennsylvania Department of Education and through Neumann University.

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Community Leadership

Lead with courage, conviction, and knowledge. This course is designed to prepare individuals to take on a leadership role within the community. Learn to develop and sustain the health of your community, promote collaborative leadership, and understand the rules of governance.


Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Bias

Diversity and inclusion expert and author of UnbiasStacey Gordon challenges you to pair action and strategy in her partially asynchronous certificate in diversity, equity, inclusion and bias. You'll be given the tools to bring concepts of diversity and equity into the real world moving towards a more inclusive future (Gordon, 2021). 


Leadership Communication

 The Certificate in Leadership Communications focuses on finding your voice and making your communications stand out.  Learning modules focus on topics such as increasing the effectiveness of meetings, sharing meaningful feedback and structuring documents. Adapt practical exercises to communicate your talents, your ambitions and your perceived contribution to your community, simply and clearly (Sullivan, 2017).


Leadership Habits

The Certificate in Leadership Habits builds a view of and introspection on leadership by examining the specific habits defined as the intersection of knowledge, skills, and motivation (Covey, 2020). Through reading, journaling, and peer discussion, students will define the actions that work well for their individual goals in personal and professional settings. 

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Leadership Values

The Certificate in Leadership Values is a vital foundational program designed for the emerging through mid-level professional. The course provides the foundation in which strategies of success are built by defining the values essential for leading a team and for facing the challenges of today’s workplace. 


Professionalism & Presence

Professional presence is vital to any career. Having a professional presence can help you stand out in the crowd of emails, voicemails, business meetings, and social occasions. Course includes modules in: First impressions, strategic business etiquette, networking, dining etiquette, written and verbal etiquette, and addressing client/customer needs.

They are well structured, outstanding instructors, and the diversity of students is nothing short of excellent! The time granted for the course and participation are very easy for a busy individual with family, career, and other life issues. I would highly recommend these courses to anyone who needs to get closer to their masters or to obtain the skills needed in today's more Diverse, Equitable, and Inclusive business world!
William H.
Law Enforcement

The Center for Leadership certificates are not only a great addition to my resume, I also am applying my knowledge in the workforce.


Jacqueline S.