The graduate certificate in Organizational Management is a concentrated program that studies the principles and theories of leadership, organizational change and transitions, group dynamics, and strategic planning. This online program offers you the opportunity to learn the qualities of effective leadership, and is useful if you desire a managerial career in organization management. This online certificate is intended for graduate students who want to expand their knowledge of organizational management without committing to a degree program.

Certificate Objectives

Upon successful completion of this certificate, the student will be able to:

  • Examine complex organizations from the individual, interpersonal, group, and organizational level perspectives.
  • Evaluate management issues in the context of technological, structural, cultural, human, and environmental factors.
  • Manage organization change by assessing an organization and planning for and intervening in the organization for change.
  • Engage in strategic planning in a meaningful and/or leadership capacity.

Certificate Requirements (18 semester hours)

MGMT600Organizational Management3
MGMT603Organizational Development3
MGMT604Organizational Crisis Management3
MGMT615Strategic Planning3
Select 1 course from the following:3
Human Resource Management
Strategic Human Resource Management Practices
Management Information Systems
Leading Teams
Public Management
Total Semester Hours18