Professional Development Certificates and Courses

Career development certificate programs and courses that hone skills necessary for leadership and business success

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Certificate Programs

Leadership Certificate

From learning to doing, being a leader involves many facets. Learn them all here!

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Accounting & Finance
for the Non-Financial Manager

Gain a wealth of knowledge about the fascinating world of finance.

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Excel Certificate

Just 4 classes, over 4 days and you’ll pivot your way to being an Excel expert!

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Elevate Certificate

Influence and strategy to advance & succeed in a global, diverse work environment.

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Women's Institute of Negotiation

Acquire essential negotiating and leadership skills.

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Biotech Demystified Certificate

Learn the science behind the business in our 3 day hands-on course.

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Class Schedule

March 16-18, 2020: Accounting & Finance for the Non-Financial Manager

March 31, 2020: Emotional Intelligence & Peak Performance

April 21, 2020: Difficult Conversations: What to Say and How to Say It

April 30, 2020: Time Agility: The New Reality of Productivity

May 6, 2020: Compassion in the Workplace: Empowering Performance

May 7, 2020: Negotiation

May 16, 2020: Excel 3: Dashboards, Power Pivot, Power Query & BI (Saturday)

May 17, 2020: Excel 4: Advanced Dashboard Techniques & Power BI (Sunday)

May 20, 2020: Mindful Leadership: Cultivating the Conscious Leader

May 27, 2020: Power & Leadership: Learn to be PowerSmart

June 3, 2020: 360 Degree Effectiveness: From Silo Mentality to Sphere of Influence

June 16, 2020: Developing and Leading High Performing Teams

 September 14-16, 2020: Biotech Demystified: The Science Behind the Business Certificate Program

September 29, 2020: Coaching & Mentoring: Bringing Out the Best in Others

October 7, 2020: Multiple Generations: Better Leadership for Today & Tomorrow

October 20, 2020: Effective Business Writing: Crafting Clear, Concise, and Compelling Content

October 29, 2020: Change Management: Overcoming Resistance

November 3, 2020: Communicating at Work: Dynamic Connecting & Collaborating

November 6, 2020: Excel 1 Essentials: More Than a Foundation

November 17, 2020: Intelligent Project Management: Quality, Agility, On-Time and On-Budget Performance

December 2, 2020: Actionable Leadership: Leadership Styles for Results

December 4, 2020: Excel 2: Pivot Tables, Macros, VBA & More


*The Rady School of Management Center for Executive Development (CED) may change, postpone or cancel a class at any time.  We do not provide refunds for any fees related to travel, including but not limited to gas, bus fare, train tickets, airline tickets, etc.  Certificate requirements may also change. We will provide as much notice as possible should this occur.