Management & Leadership

Executive Leadership Certificate

Transform into an innovative executive leader by aligning strategy to achieve growth, creating your desired business culture, and understanding how your leadership skills affect the organization. Completing the Executive Leadership Certificate from the Wisconsin School of Business Center for Professional & Executive Development will give you the skills to inspire your employees and increase organizational performance.

Set yourself apart by gaining the skills you need to:

  • Understand how your leadership skills affect the organization
  • Broaden your strategic thinking
  • Improve overall business operations

Our programs and certificates add credibility to your work-ready skill set. Through the completion of this certificate, you’ll:

  • Learn from instructors with real-world business experience
  • Build your professional network
  • Discover new ways of doing business that raise your value and improve your organization

Who Should Attend

Senior managers and individuals who want to sharpen their strategic skills should enroll in the executive leadership certificate.

Certificate Path

You are encouraged to take programs 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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“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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Wisconsin School of Business
Center for Professional and Executive Development
601 University Ave
Madison, WI 53715