Postgraduate Certificate – Leadership, Diversity, and Innovation
The Postgraduate Certificate in Leadership, Diversity, and Innovation is designed for individuals who wish to obtain a credential through interdisciplinary study of leadership, diversity, and innovation. Students engage with ethical and leadership theories that contribute to improved operational performance. Students also develop competencies understanding how culture, equity, diversity, and inclusion through governance and policy contribute to organizational identity. Upon completion of the certificate, students are able to apply their learning by making an immediate impact on their organization.
This program will prepare students to:
- Leadership: Integrate leadership theories, business models, and ethical principles for improved operational performance.
- Diversity: Improve cultural competency, equity, diversity, and inclusion through leadership, governance, and policy.
- Innovation: Demonstrate thought leadership, founded in research, that contributes to organizational and societal solutions.
Total Required Credits (18 Credits)
- DBA 605 Organizational Development Theories and Trends (6)
- DBA 615 Organizational Identity and Culture (6)
- DBA 625 Industry Analysis and Market Innovation (6)
The Postgraduate Certificate in Leadership, Diversity, and Innovation is designed to strengthen your abilities to adapt to an ever-evolving business environment. This certificate will set you apart as a true leader in the workforce and give you a competitive edge for high-level roles. Graduates of this certificate program are in a variety of fields and usually hold executive, director, or manager job titles.
At CityU, you’ll have the opportunity to expand your professional network by connecting with faculty working in your field, students from around the globe, and alumni employed at Seattle’s top companies. Plus, you’ll be part of a supportive community that’s dedicated to helping you reach your career goals.
Learn more about tuition and fees for our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs.
2023-24 Cost of Attendance (per quarter)
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|Books & Supplies||$254||$254||$254|
|Housing & Food||$2,864||$5,956||$6,552|
Student budget values are established using student surveys, CPI index, and actual institutional expenses.
Financial Aid Opportunities
This program is not eligible for federal financial aid. At CityU, we are committed to helping students achieve their academic goals no matter their economic situations. Our financial aid counselors are here to find the resources you need to pay for your education, including grants, loans, work study, and scholarships. Learn more about financial aid opportunities at CityU, or contact our Financial Aid Team at 800.426.5596, 206.239.4540, or email@example.com.
Military Tuition Benefits
As a Yellow Ribbon school, CityU is proud to serve those who have served in the military. We offer military tuition discounts for active-duty servicemembers and their spouses and accept military benefits such as the Post 9/11 GI Bill® and Tuition Assistance. Learn more about military tuition benefits, VA benefits, and military partnership programs designed to help you reach your military and career goals.