Catholic School Leadership (Graduate Certificate)
If you’re a current or aspiring Catholic school leader, Creighton University’s graduate certificate in Catholic School Leadership is for you.
You’ll learn about the various dimensions of school leadership and how to apply your skills in an authentic Catholic school setting. You’ll also learn how to lead a school faith community and build a positive Catholic culture, plan strategically to increase funding and enrollment and advocate for Catholic students and their families
“Creighton’s program is designed for individuals who hope to pursue a leadership role in public or private education. You can choose to select a school administration or teacher leadership specialization, depending on your individual career goals. For individuals interested in leading in a Catholic School, Creighton offers a Catholic School Leadership track.”
—Ron Fussell, EdD | Associate Professor and Program Director, College of Arts and Sciences
Creighton’s graduate certificate in Catholic education leadership goes far beyond the administrative aspects of school leadership—teaching students the importance of compassion, relationship-building, reflection and humility in their work. Through hands-on, project-based learning experiences, you’ll learn to lead and manage a school, sustain a positive Catholic school culture, and respond to diverse community and political interests.
Fit Catholic Studies and Personal Growth into Your Plans
We know that a graduate education is no small investment of your time and money, so we make sure that your investment is a smart one—and one that you can fit in your schedule. This 12-credit program is designed to meet the needs of busy professionals and can be completed online in about a year.
Our network of students and graduates have joined us for specialized Catholic school leadership formation from 41 of the 50 states. Connect with Catholic leaders in your own community and on national and international levels.