2020-21 Catalogs

Certificate in Leadership

The certificate you have been waiting for is now available at the University of Southern Maine’s Portland campus and online. The Leadership certificate is an undergraduate certificate geared toward individuals interested in developing and enhancing their leadership skills. Join the Leadership and Organizational Studies program to learn about the challenges of our increasingly complex world and effective leadership practices.

This program may be completed face-to-face on our Portland campus, fully online, or through a combination of the two.  For more information or to apply, contact Admissions at admitusm@maine.edu.

Please note certificates may be pursued by either matriculated or non-matriculated students (students not pursuing a specific degree program).

Certificate Requires 12 Credits

LOS 300 Organizational Theory 3 cr

LOS 301 Group Dynamics 3 cr

LOS 350 Leadership 3 cr

SBS 370 Toward a Global Ethics 3 cr

We recommend that students start their Leadership coursework with LOS 300 Organizational Theory and LOS 350 Leadership. Students should work with their advisors to organize the scheduling of the rest of their coursework.