Graduate Certificate in Leadership Development; Offered in Ashburn and Newport News, VA
Human Resource Development professionals are at the cutting edge in preparing their organizations to meet the competitive challenges of the global economy. A report identified five areas in which HR practitioners make their greatest contributions to an organization's competitiveness: change management, strategic human resource planning, executive development, organizational effectiveness, and culture management. These practice areas are at the core of The George Washington University Human Resource Development Master's program. Our curriculum is designed to equip both managers and human resource professionals with the knowledge and skills needed to develop individuals, teams, and organizations. The Leadership Development Graduate Certificate Program provides students with the practical knowledge and skills necessary to assess organizational performances and help lead effective change initiatives.
The Office of Student Financial Assistance offers financial aid in the form of Federal Stafford Loans and alternative loans to graduate students seeking to finance their graduate educations.