Diversity Leadership in Higher Education Certificate (Graduate)
The Graduate Certificate in Diversity Leadership in Higher Education provides a broad range of knowledge related to the field of diversity. Become a reflective practitioner who can lead and support formal and informal learning collaborations by diverse groups in a variety of educational settings.
The graduate certificate program includes a sequence of courses that explores all aspects of diversity in education. Learn how to develop partnerships and create change within an institution, and understand methods for evaluating diversity initiatives. Prepare to be the facilitator of diverse groups in a variety of settings and help create self-awareness among individuals’ positions and attitudes about diversity. Each course builds on the knowledge of the previous course to develop responsible, ethical leaders able to collaborate in an increasingly diverse world.
Who might be interested?
This graduate certificate is open to Temple students and employees, as well as outside professionals interested in advancing their knowledge and skills in diversity leadership and facilitation.
You must complete six credit hours (two courses) in order to earn the certificate. Topics covered in the curriculum include
- diversity and inclusion strategies,
- emotional intelligence, and
- school-community partnerships.
All courses are delivered in the classroom on Temple’s Main Campus in Philadelphia. You can enroll part- or full-time and have up to two years to complete the certificate program.
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