Advanced Leadership

Be a great leader. Aimed at professionals looking for a higher-level supervisory career, this certificate program develops and enhances skills applicable to leading in the private sector, non-profit organizations, and government departments.

Please note

This certificate program is no longer accepting new students. Existing students may contact our student advisor at bamcertificate@uclaextension.edu for more information.

This program is perfect for...

  • Working professionals seeking the skill set necessary to be effective and collaborative managers
  • Individuals who desire a leadership position in the private, non-profit, or government sectors
  • Those who wish to learn individual or organization-wide coaching techniques
  • Working professionals in a range of occupations who want to improve leadership skills

What you can learn.

  • How faster information flow and global connectivity impact the challenges of leadership
  • Managerial processes for international and multinational businesses
  • Skills necessary to build cohesiveness in any workplace
  • Face-to-face and digital team-building techniques

What our students say about our certificates.


Click below to view the required and elective courses, if applicable, for this program.

Core Requirements
Students must complete all three required courses listed below.
MGMT X 493.11
Typically Offered: Fall
MGMT X 493.12
Typically Offered: Winter
MGMT X 493.13
Typically Offered: Spring
Students must complete two electives from the list below. 
MGMT X 493.14
Typically Offered: Winter
MGMT X 460.952
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
MGMT X 460.989
Typically Offered: Winter, Summer
MGMT X 460.99
Typically Offered: Winter, Summer

Estimated Cost Breakdown

All courses in this program are paid for individually, unless otherwise noted. An application form is required to establish candidacy in this program. From the 'Apply Now' button, complete the online application and pay the application fee if applicable.

Application & Candidacy Fee


Estimated Program Tuition


Estimated program textbook/materials


*The Application & Candidacy Fee establishes your candidacy in the program for a period of time covering normal progress toward completion and may allow you to access a variety of program benefits.

**Federal Financial Aid Gainful Employment Disclosures

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges and universities to disclose certain information for any financial aid eligible program that, “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation”. This information includes program costs; occupations that the program prepares students to enter; occupational profiles; on time completion rate; and for the most recent award year: the number of students who have completed the program, the number of students who complete the program within the estimated duration, the job placement rate, and the median Title IV and private loan debt incurred by those who complete the program. For gainful employment information for this program, visit our Financial Aid page.

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