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Credit Hours 12
Virginia Science and Technology Campus
Ashburn, VA
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Global Leadership in Teams and Organizations

Graduate Certificate

Part of the Human and Organizational Learning (HOL) Department, the Graduate Certificate in Global Leadership in Teams and Organizations is designed to increase the learning, leadership and change capacity of individuals and organizations with a global emphasis in human resource development. The program is focused on developing global competencies and assisting individuals and organizations to expand awareness of their societies, cultures and environments that impact the workplace. Theory, research and practice are balanced throughout the curriculum in order to enable students to development and implement strategies that increase organizational development and learning.  The program of study includes international company site visits, cultural exchanges, world-renowned faculty and guest speakers.

The four-course, 12-credit program in Global Leadership in Teams and Organizations meets four times a year. Two classes are offered in Ashburn as well as overseas which allows students the option of taking two, three or four courses overseas.  The courses take place at the Virginia Campus and affiliate sites in Asia, Europe and South America. Students may transfer any or all courses into a degree program upon faculty approval. This program benefits mid to senior level executives who are charged with leading in international and multinational organizations. 

Current students looking for interesting electives may take the individual courses for their master's or doctoral programs.

2013-14 Class Locations and Dates:

  • January 7-11, 2014: Cape Town, South Africa
  • March 11-15, 2014: Buenos Aires
  • May 2014: TBD