Program Frequently Asked Questions
How is the curriculum delivered?
The Program curriculum is delivered in a fully online mode through CGU’s learning management system (LMS). A tutorial on the LMS is provided during the program orientation.
Who should attend?
- Academic Program Directors
- Business and Administrative Services Professionals
- Department Chairs
- Faculty in Leadership Positions
- Foundation Professionals
- Graduate Students interested in Community College Administration
- Program Coordinators
- Student Services Professionals
- Vice Presidents
When does it start and end?
The program will be offered twice a year, beginning in either June or January. It begins with a full day orientation and is completed within six months. Course content is delivered during three modules, lasting six weeks each with a one week break in between. You will take two courses in each module.
Due to demand we are offering a new August cohort that will run from August 3—December 14, 2013
Can I earn credit?
Yes! Satisfactory completion of the certificate program earns 12 Continuing Education Units (CEUs).
If you are interested in continuing your studies after completing the certificate program, we offer you the opportunity to earn six units of Claremont Graduate University academic credit, subject to admission to a degree program in one of the three participating schools at CGU and successful completion of a capstone project.
What does it cost?
The total cost for the Professional Certificate is $4,800.
This program qualifies for private loans. For further information, please contact CGU's Office of Financial Aid at email@example.com or visit www.cgu.edu/privateloan.
How can I apply?
Download a registration form. The registration fee is $75 and non-refundable. Please note: all participants must have completed an undergraduate degree. Please view the brochure here.
For more information about the CGU Community College Professional Leadership Certificate Program (CCPLC), contact us via e-mail or phone: 909.621.8075.