Program Description

The six-month interdisciplinary Graduate Certificate in Management and Leadership program provides you with a framework for leadership that’s future-oriented, creative and artful. It will help to develop your vision, courage and personal stamina in order to bring about productive change – even in the face of overwhelming obstacles. The flexible blend of online and on-campus learning lets you keep your current commitments as you open up new possibilities in your future.

Master Critical Leadership Skills

Become – and remain – a relevant, effective leader with the skills you acquire over the course of the program:

  • Learn world-class, market- place-tested leadership development tools that transform theory into practice
  • Explore the new workplace from both academic and real-world perspectives
  • Learn what it takes to develop your own leadership edge
  • Explore dimensions of personal and strategic leadership, the dynamics of change and your role as a catalyst for it
  • Apply your learning through a real-life Leadership Challenge™– a complex, current and unresolved problem facing a real organization

Achieve Results

Having completed your Graduate Certificate in Management and Leadership, you will be better able to work creatively and collaboratively, and understand how to create, implement and account for strategic solutions that advance your organization. 

Who It's For

If you are a professional, a manager or simply want to assume more of a leadership role regardless of position, Royal Roads University’s Graduate Certificate in Management and Leadership program is a vital step towards expanding your leadership quotient.

Applicants who do not have the formal academic education to qualify for admission may be assessed on the basis of both their formal education and their informal learning, in accordance with the Flexible Admission Policy.

Transfer Credits

You may choose to complete this program as a specialization option and apply the credits earned towards our MBA in Executive ManagementMaster of Global Management (MGM) programs.

If you have already completed this program, you can transfer all credits towards Royal Roads MBAMGMMA in Tourism Management, and MA in Interdisciplinary Studies programs. The tuition will be adjusted accordingly.

Connect with our Enrolment Advisors to talk about how you can use the credits you have earned towards your Master's program at Royal Roads.