Management & Leadership

Executive Leadership Certificate

Becoming an effective executive leader requires an evaluation of your leadership purpose and skills; and elevated, all-company view of strategy; and a complete grasp or organizational design and development.

The courses in this certificate program will help advance your career to its highest potential and sharpen your strategic skills.

Certificate graduates receive University of Wisconsin-Madison peer networking connections to last a lifetime.

Executive Leadership Certificate Overview

Who Should Attend

Senior managers and executives who seek to improve business operations, strategies, and organizational performance.

Executive Leadership Certificate Course Path

You are encouraged to take courses in whatever order helps resolve your immediate business challenges and professional development needs, or select the path order we recommend below.

Executive Leadership Certificate

DateCourse Name

Aligning Strategy for Organizational Growth

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Business Acumen and Strategy

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Leadership Beyond Management

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“The level of detail in such a short amount of time is fantastic. I walk away from every class far more prepared to tackle the challenges and opportunities I see in my role.”

Bret Piontek, CPM Health Grades

“I believe a certificate earned through UW holds more weight and authority.”

Stacey Forkner, RD&E Manager, SC Johnson

“I applied many of the techniques learned to improve on how I lead my Service Operation. My operation has been named a Certified Center of Excellence by Benchmark Portal for seven consecutive years!”

Jon Smith, Commercial Lines Operations Manager, Church Mutual Insurance

“After receiving my certificate I was able to apply the things I had learned in my workplace which fast tracked my career and earned me a promotion.”

Adam Becker, Director of Inside Sales, Palmer Johnson Power Systems

“The UW is a highly respected institution and having a certification from the Wisconsin School of Business means something.”

Paul Lewandowski, Supply Warehouse Manager, American Family Insurance

“Upon completion of the Six Sigma Black Belt certificate I was promoted to CI Manager at my company.”

Sandy Kampen, CI Manager, Suttle-Straus

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