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Custom Certificate

University of Northwestern offers a Custom Graduate Certificate in Ethical Leadership to organizations that value Christ-centered higher education. Our program brings the classroom into your place of business to strengthen your staff with increased influence, confidence, and knowledge.

Diverse group of business professionals

Well-equipped Employees

More than ever before, organizations need to be adaptable, responsive, and well-versed in critical soft skills and marketplace trends to thrive and grow in our global economy. The same holds true for employees.

University of Northwestern offers a Custom Graduate Certificate in Ethical Leadership to equip your organization and employees with the knowledge and integrity they need to lead effectively and successfully meet the challenges of today's workplace.

Custom Fit

Northwestern's faculty and staff will work closely with you to assemble a certificate program that meets your organization’s needs. Highly qualified professors will teach to the specific areas in which you’d like to see your organization develop, such as effective communication, team building, and conflict management.

Customized curriculum will be aligned perfectly with your organization's functions, allowing your employees to immediately apply what they learn to their work. The program is designed with busy working professionals in mind, allowing them to earn graduate-level credits and knowledge without committing to a full degree program.

Partnering with UNW

Northwestern's curriculum is founded on a biblical worldview. Our mission is to provide Christ-centered higher education that equips students to grow intellectually and spiritually, to serve effectively in their professions, and to give God-honoring leadership in the home, church, community, and the world.

  • Certificate students receive the same access to Northwestern's exceptional curriculum, faculty, staff, and services as our full-time graduate students.
  • Credits earned through certificate programs can be applied toward any of Northwestern master's programs.

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