College of Saint Rose

School of Business

Graduate Certificate in Organizational Leadership and Change Management


Graduate, Adult and Continuing Education Admissions, 432 Western Ave

Albany, NY 12203

United States


(518) 485-3900

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Graduate Certificate in Organizational Leadership and Change Management (OLCM)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Graduate Certificate in Organizational Leadership and Change Management (OLCM) is designed for graduate students interested in understanding leadership and change management in organizations. Enhancing knowledge of organizational structure, governance, and change and development, as well as improving managerial and leadership skills are essential for success in the competitive business environment. The Graduate Certificate in OLCM will prepare students to further their careers in a variety of organizations. Curriculum The 15-credit curriculum in OLCM offered through The College of Saint Rose provides prospective managers with both a theoretical and practical understanding of leadership skills and change management processes within an organization. The certificate offers students the opportunity to hone their management and leadership skills as well as provide a broader understanding of the manager’s role in leading successful organizational change initiatives. The certificate is designed to cover the knowledge necessary to become successful leaders and managers. This is a part-time certificate program with no elective courses. The minimum length of time to complete the program is one calendar year including Fall, Spring, and Summer sessions. All of the courses must be taken at The College of Saint Rose. Courses will be offered primarily during the evenings with the possibility that some afternoon or weekend courses may be offered.


The School of Business at The College of Saint Rose, inclusive of its degree programs at the bachelor’s and master’s level, is accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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