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Professional Certificate

Organizational Leadership and Development

You’re a dedicated employee with a wealth of knowledge and you want to go further, but you’re not sure if you have the leadership skills to do it. Understanding organizational development and strengthening your leadership skills could make the difference in your career goals and potential.

The eRasmussen Organizational Leadership and Development Professional Certificate can help you be a more effective team leader and help foster organizational progress.1

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Be the Leader Your Team Needs

If you want to assume more leadership and managerial responsibilities in your career, the Organizational Leadership and Development Professional Certificate may be perfect for you. In these two courses, you will learn more about how your role as a leader contributes to team and overall organizational success.

After you complete your Professional Certificate, you can feel more confident in your abilities to examine and improve your workplace.


Evolve Your Career

Cultivate in-demand, relevant job skills quickly and increase your potential without an overwhelming investment of time or money.

Real-World Management

Understand your organization's development process in order to create high-performing teams and promote individual excellence that work together for your organization's overall success.

Upskill Your Career

Leadership skills are in demand. According to Burning Glass, an analytics software that provides real-time data, job postings looking for leadership skills grew over 44%, which is must faster than average, from 2014–2018. 2

Build Your Resume

It’s more than just being a good leader, which is why we also focus on organizational development. Organizational development skills have grown in demand over 43% from 2014–2018. 2


What You Will Learn

  • COURSE 1

    Leadership and Teams

    • Uses an applied learning approach to leadership, team-building, collaboration and conflict resolution
    • Understand and apply these focuses to real-world workplace settings
    • Develop structures, processes and strategies to create and maintain effective teams
    • Explore the influences of gender, culture, individuality and telecommuting on team dynamics
  • COURSE 2

    Organizational Development

    • Examine qualitative approaches, quantitative approaches and process-based approaches to organizational development
    • Learn through first-hand accounts of professionals involved in organizational change
    • Critically examine the design, management and control of organizational development programs
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Gain the skills to develop high-performing teams, individual excellence and organizational success.

Two Courses

Completing these courses will qualify you for the Professional Certificate. Show your proficiency by sharing your badges and certificate on your resume or LinkedIn®.3

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Affordable and Convenient

Affordable and Convenient

Engaging content such as videos, infographics and interactive elements emphasize skill mastery; not just theory. Earning a Professional Certificate means quickly realizing the benefits of your new proficiencies with validated skill competencies to showcase on your resume.

Plus, all of the eRasmussen Professional Certificates are available to everyone with no costs or fees to help support our community of motivated learners.4

  • Career training that’s easy to manage

    • No cost to you 4
    • Cloud-based and available on your time
    • Average completion time per course is just six to eight hours 5
    • Easily digestible content units (45–90 minutes), including video, images and interactive elements that keep you engaged
    • Our courses save your progress in real time, allowing you to pause your work and complete it later

2 courses

$0 per course

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For any questions concerning Professional Certificates, please call 833-725-1353.

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