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Leadership Certificates

Leadership and Community Engagement sponsors 6-week non-credit bearing certificates to dive deeper into your leadership skills and your identity as a leader. Students can participate in a certificate every semester on one of several topics including: wellness, career development, community engagement. Certificates are open to students of any major and any class standing, including graduate and professional students. All certificate programs are free and in-person.

Leadership for Career Success Certificate

Are you interested in the intersection between leadership and career development? Leadership and Community Engagement is excited to present the Leadership for Career Success Certificate! This six-week program will help you build leadership skills that will allow you to succeed in your future career, as well as plan for your career goals. Program sessions will be 90 minutes long and occur weekly from the week of September 16 to the week of October 28, with a one-week intermission for Fall Break. No previous experience in formal leadership roles is required to participate, and all students who complete the program will receive the Leadership for Career Success Certificate. 

The application for the Leadership for Career Success Certificate are closed now and will re-open on Monday, August 18, 2024 for the Autumn 2024 session. Contact Kala Coyan-McClure (coyan-mcclure.1@osu.edu) with questions or interest.

Buckeye Wellness Leadership Certificate

Are you interested in the intersection between leadership and wellness? Leadership and Community Engagement presents the Buckeye Wellness Leadership Certificate. This six-week program will help you build leadership skills and incorporate the ten dimensions of wellness into your personal leadership style. Program sessions will be 90 minutes long and all students who complete the program will receive the Buckeye Wellness Leadership Certificate. 

The application for the Buckeye Wellness Leadership Certificate are closed now and will re-open in the 2024-2025 academic year. Contact Kala Coyan-McClure (coyan-mcclure.1@osu.edu) with questions or interest.