University of Nebraska - Lincoln

College of Education and Human Sciences

Community College Leadership-Certificate



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Community College LeadershipCertificate

Format: Online

Program Description:

The program is designed to develop professional leadership capabilities to meet the needs of potential and current community college leaders, who want to focus on the instructional mission of community colleges.

If you currently are, or aspire to be, in an instructional leadership appointment or a senior administrative position in a community college, this program will benefit you in both your personal and professional advancement.

Community colleges are a particular area of focus in the Ed.D. Educational Leadership and Higher Education specialization; thus, this community college leadership certificate may also be completed in conjunction with the Ed.D.

Who Should Consider This Certificate

individuals already employed at a community college who are looking to move into a more senior administration position

people who desire additional academic preparation in a leadership role

individuals interested in serving in an instructional leadership position in a community college


The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, one of six regional accrediting agencies. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has been continuously accredited since 1913. Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

International Student Requirements:

If your native language is not English: verification of English proficiency

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 15

Classification: Higher Education Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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