The program curriculum is delivered fully online through CGU’s learning management system (LMS). An LMS tutorial is available online.
Who should attend?
Academic Program Directors
Business and Administrative Services Professionals
Faculty in Leadership Positions
Graduate Students interested in Community College Administration
Student Services Professionals
When does it start and end?
The program begins spring term, January 2015. It is ongoing with two, two-credit courses offered each term, making it possible to complete the certificate in three terms. (Check our enrollment website for specific dates).
Can I earn credit?
Yes! Each course is worth two Claremont Graduate University academic credits. Satisfactory completion of the certificate program earns a total of 12 units of Claremont Graduate University academic credit.
Can I apply credits earned in the program toward a CGU degree?
Yes! Students may enroll in the program as degree-seeking or non-degree-seeking. Degree-seeking students must apply and be accepted to the School of Educational Studies. Non-degree-seeking students have the option to change their status to degree-seeking through the same process.
Can I apply any time?
Yes! This is an open enrollment program. You may apply spring, summer, or fall.
What if I only want to take one or two of the certificate courses?
You can do that, but to earn the certificate, you must take all six of the required certificate courses.
What does it cost?
Each course costs $2,000. The entire certificate program costs $12,000.
For more information about the CGU Community College Professional Leadership Certificate program (CCPLC), contact us via e-mail or phone: 909-607-3750.