Women in Leadership Certificate

Extend your influence

Mercer’s Women in Leadership graduate certificate develops individuals for leadership roles and inspires innovation to create greater gender equality in organizations. Designed for emerging leaders as well as seasoned professionals, this experiential program provides participants with the actionable knowledge and skills to confront the unique challenges women face along their leadership journey. Dynamic curriculum in negotiation and conflict resolution, innovation and entrepreneurship, data-driven decision making, organizational behavior, and a comprehensive leadership proposal and presentation further develop and equip program graduates as leaders.

Completed as a cohort in Atlanta, participants have the opportunity to build a powerful network of driven and supportive individuals via cohort peers and instructors.

Four Courses • 12 Credits • Atlanta • Begin Classes in August

Certificate Requirements: 12 hours

WIL 610 Negotiation and Critical Conversations for Women
WIL 620 Entrepreneurship and Innovation for Women
WIL 630 Data-Driven Decision Making for Women Leaders
WIL 640 Women in Leadership Capstone

Did you know? This certificate can be stacked with other graduate certificates offered by the School of Business. Learn more about our M.S. in Integrative Business.

Admission Requirements

To be eligible for the Women in Leadership graduate certificate, applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree from a college or university accredited by an institutional accreditor recognized by the U.S. Department of Education with an acceptable level of scholarship. The degree may be in any discipline. Learn More

International applicants must submit transcripts and academic records showing the completion of a bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a foreign university. Mercer’s Office of Graduate Admissions evaluates international credentials in-house at no cost for applicants. Students must submit certified English translations of their academic records if the language of record on such documents is not English. Learn More


2022-2023 Tuition Rates

Per credit hour: $826
Per 3 hours: $2,478
Per 6 hours: $4,956
Per 9 hours: $7,434
Per 12 hours: $9,912

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