Center for Management Development

W. Frank Barton School of Business - Wichita State University

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Developing and fine tuning your leadership abilities is essential as you continue to build your influence and success at work. The CMD Leadership Certificate helps you develop the skills and the educational foundation you’re looking for to lead, motivate, and succeed in the workplace.

This program gives you the opportunity to learn proven leadership practices needed to be a strong leader, build cohesive teams, and develop excellence in others. Invest in tomorrow by preparing today.

To complete the Leadership Certificate, you must take


9 classes total

  »  4 from the Required list 

 »  5 from the Elective list

Required Seminars -  
Complete four seminars on this list of required seminars:

Assertive Leadership Techniques
    October 27, 2015    

Essential Skills for Effective Leaders
November  19 & 20, 2015
     On-line Session

Influencing without Authority
    October 29, 2015

Leadership & Communication Skills for Women
March 3, 2016

Leading Teams to High Performance
    November 3, 2015

Understanding Human Behavior
    November 16, 2015

Elective Seminars - Complete five seminars on this list of elective seminars:

Business Modeling & Data Analysis: Using Data to Make Better Decisions
    November 12 & 13, 2015

Emotional Intelligence
    June 23, 2015

How to Improve Productivity through Better Communication Skills
    October 16, 2015

Managing & Improving Customer Service Skills
   August 12, 2015

Managing Generations in the Workplace
    October 13, 2015

Powerful Business Writing Skills
  February 9, 2016
Strategic Negotiations: Crucial Skills for High Stake Agreements
    On-line Session