Certificate Programs

Grow as a leader in your professional career with our flexible certificate programs.

Certificate Programs

Our certificate programs in Executive Leadership, Healthcare Administration and Human Resource Management are offered to enhance the careers of professionals and provide them with theoretical concepts in learning, reading and more. Students will be able to apply what they learn in these classes to real-world situations and behaviors within their own work environment. These programs are designed for students seeking personal growth, to enhance their resume, keep up with their degree licensing requirements, seeking promotions and more.

Whether you are an adult student, transfer student or an alumni, you can enroll in Executive Leadership, Healthcare Administration, Human Resource Management and Public Health certificate programs and complete each in as little as 16 weeks. Request more info or Apply Today!

Why a Certificate?

  • Resume Enhancement
  • Degree Modernization
  • Promotion Opportunities
  • Industry Transition
  • Licensing Requirement
  • Personal Growth
  • Bachelor Program Transfer Ability

Program Features & Highlights:

Convenient

Easy application process and NO application fees! 8-week accelerated courses online, seated or in a hybrid format. Available at all 10 campus locations.

Flexible

Complete coursework at your pace with a full-time or part-time schedule. Multiple start dates and finish in as little as 16 weeks.

Affordable

Tuition is benchmarked against private institutions and there are minimal fees. Plus, financial aid and scholarships are available.

Experienced

Our engaging faculty have real-world professional experience to ensure you are challenged and supported through practical coursework.

Executive Leadership Certificate Program

The skills you attain in our Executive Leadership certificate program can assist you with your current role or prepare you for positions of elevated responsibility. With applied assignments from industry professionals, you can unlock your gifts of servant leadership, transformational leadership, strategic leadership, and/or executive coaching to solve complex organizational problems. 

Why Choose a Certificate in Executive Leadership?

  • Learning Outcomes Align with Strategy Planning Professional (SPP) Certifications 
  • Preparation for Leadership Roles 
  • Skill & Resume Enhancement 
  • Transfer Coursework into the Organizational Leadership Bachelor Degree Program 
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Healthcare Administration Certificate Program

The business functions behind healthcare are critical to the success of hospitals, physician offices, and all healthcare organizations. Our certificate program equips students with relevant and practical concepts related to all areas of healthcare administration. Faculty, with industry experience, will guide students through applied learning approaches that have a positive impact in a variety of healthcare settings. If you are looking for a promotion or career transition in healthcare administration, this is the perfect program for you. With as few as six courses, you can elevate your career.

Why Choose a Certificate in Healthcare Administration?

  • Learning outcomes aligned with the Certified Medical Manager (CMM) certification
  • Preparation for industry transition into the healthcare administration field
  • Skill and resume enhancement
  • Transfer coursework into a Healthcare Administration bachelor degree program
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Human Resource Management Certificate Program

Human resources is the most important aspect of every organization. Our certificate program equips students with relevant and practical concepts related to all areas of human resources. Faculty, with industry experience, will guide students through applied learning approaches that will have a positive impact on their organization. If you are looking for a promotion or career transition in Human Resource Management (HRM), this is the perfect program for you.

Why Choose a Certificate in Human Resource Management?

  • Learning Outcomes Align with SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) & HRCI’s Associate Professional in Human Resources® (aPHR®) Certifications
  • Preparation for Career Transition into the HRM Field
  • Skill & Resume Enhancement
  • Transfer Coursework into a Bachelor Degree Program
  • Career Assistance Available
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Certificate of Graduate Study in Public Health*

Become a public health leader who can integrate the health-promoting qualities of physical activity into public health practice in order to prevent disease and improve the health of communities. 

The skills you attain in our Public Health certificate program can assist you with your current role or broaden your understanding of public health, supplement another degree, enhance your current professional or clinical skills, or prepare for further graduate study.

Why Choose a Certificate of Graduate Study in Public Health?

  • The foundational public health courses required for the Certificate program align with Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) accredited MPH programs
  • Because the certificate program is comprised of core foundational public health graduate courses, courses can be easily transferred into the NCWU MPH program and should transfer into most MPH programs
  • Expand your current professional skills, or specialize in a public health-related area
  • Enhance your current graduate program and increase your post-graduate marketability

The certificate of Graduate Study in Public Health requires a Bachelor’s Degree.

*Pending approval from SACSCOC.

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