Why Get A Certificate
Sharpen your business skills without disrupting the workplace. Professional Development Certificates from the Wisconsin School of Business Center for Professional & Executive Development provide real-world business tools and techniques that can be applied immediately, so your professional development journey will positively impact your career and your organization.
Through these certificates, you’ll utilize self-assessments, case studies, and peer-to-peer learning to create actionable plans to improve individual and team performance.
Whether you’re looking to gain a competitive advantage in the labor market or transition to a new career, our 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
There is no cost or commitment to enroll in a certificate program. By doing so, we’re better able to support your professional development needs.
Gain advanced decision-making skills. These programs will help you learn how to use complex business information that’s relevant to your position and your organization’s competitive advantage.
Lean Six Sigma
Bring your quality, cost, and response-time challenges to this program. Together, we’ll pinpoint areas to maximize efficiency and streamline redundancy, so you'll be able to implement customized solutions that help fast track results and ROI.
Learn how to improve business processes and identify root causes of problems that lead to increased customer satisfaction, reduced waste, and sustainable results.
Lean Six Sigma Black Belts become skilled in using quantitative analysis; communication; stakeholder relations; change management; and project leadership.
Management & Leadership
Gain the skills and confidence needed to manage and motivate teams, influence stakeholders, leverage resources, and enhance business processes to meet strategic goals.
Become a valuable business contributor by learning how to align resources with strategic goals, persuade, influence, and negotiate effectively.
Strengthen your leadership purpose and skills; gain an elevated, all-company view of strategy; and a complete grasp of organizational design and development.
Prepare yourself for the complexities of organizational leadership and learn strategies to improve business performance.
Whether you manage small projects or large-scale initiatives, this certificate provides valuable training in business process management, communication, influence, and negotiation.
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Learn strategic ways to approach diversity, equity and inclusion within your organization and community.