Online Certificate

Leadership and Influence

Today’s leaders must exhibit leadership presence. They must be able to mobilize teams and reach organizational goals by influence and shaping opinion. This certificate examines core concepts in design thinking, the collaborative process, and effective communication. An awareness of skills needed to manage virtual and hybrid teams is also covered.

This Program Is a Great Fit For

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Working Adults

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Aspiring Essential Skills Professionals

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Recent high school graduates

About the Leadership and Influence Certificate

Course length

104 hours

Weekly time commitment

4 hours

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Regional Data (North Carolina)

A 2023 study found that 77% of organizations report a leadership skills gap somewhere in their company. This contributes to a lack of employee engagement, which has steadily grown in the last few years.

Source: Forbes


Career Paths 


Team Leader


Management Consultant


HR Manager


Leadership Coach


Innovation Specialist


ORganizational Development Consultant


Project Manager

How Much Does a Leadership and Influence Certificate Cost?

We believe everyone should have access to higher education. With the option to pay in full, break down payments or utilize government grant funding, we help expand that access. Speak with an enrollment advisor to see what payment option you may qualify for.

Pay In Full


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Payment begins 30 days after your course start date.

*This advertised payment is for qualified applicants who choose the 18-month financing option. Other payment options available. Minimum deposit of $200 required to enroll.