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Applied Leadership Certificate

Growing into a High-Impact Leader

Online Certificate of Applied Leadership

This 12-credit program designed for non-traditional students or working adults who want to augment their current professional and leadership skills. Each course is packed with perspectives and activities students can immediately put to use where they work and live.

Self Reflection and Professional Growth

The primary focus of this program is “you,” and is best suited for students interested in self-reflection and professional growth. Regardless of academic major, individuals will gain deep insight into the challenges facing today’s leaders, will hone their own leadership style to address these challenges and will connect with like-minded people.

Combine the Applied Leadership Certificate with a wide variety of majors, from history to health science, to enhance skills, career opportunities and your resume.

Passion and Experience

Applied Leadership Instructors

“We’ve been thrilled with the popularity of the new online certificate. I’ve already had students say the content has profoundly impacted their work and personal life.”

-Dr. Heidi Reeder, Associate Professor, Director of Leadership & Human Relations in the College of Innovation and Design

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The Boise State Online Student Success Team works with you, starting with your specific situation, and will direct you to the best resources and information, accordingly. The team is well-connected throughout the university to be able to get you through any red tape and started on the right path for success.

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