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Leadership and Management Certificate

Apply social work perspective and values to organizational management. EKU’s 100% online leadership and management certificate provides students with the practical skills needed for leading social change and making
forward-thinking, ethical business decisions.Graduates are prepared to fill key positions as social and human serviceleaders.

At-A-Glance

Format: 100% online
Credit Hours:  12 hours
Tuition: $611 per credit hour
                  $325 per credit hour for active duty military
Transfer Credits Accepted: 0
Career Options: Child, family and school social work, healthcare social work, mental health and substance abuse social work     

 

What sets our program apart?
Learn essential skills for today’s digital work environment. Rooted in both theory and practical applications, our fully-accredited online programs blend academic and professional preparation through course topics such as human behavior change, crisis intervention, and alcohol and drug assessment and treatment.

  • Accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) since 1977
  • Accelerated 8-week terms
  • Multiple start dates
  • Full and part-time options
  • Advanced-standing and regular master’s program options 
  • Reduced tuition for active duty military members
  • 75% of EKU degree holders find jobs in Kentucky, a higher percentage than any other university in Kentucky
  • No campus visits required
  • Free online tutoring and career services assistance
  • Generous credit transfer policy
  • Expert faculty who provide interactive feedback and a collaborative approach to learning
  • Opportunities for practicum experiences to help you discover your calling and network with other professionals

Why choose EKU?
EKU is a regionally-accredited, brick-and-mortar university that is ranked among the nation's best colleges and has been educating students for more than a century. EKU has received numerous honors, including being named one of the best online colleges in the nation and one of the most veteran-friendly campuses.