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Initiate. Innovate. Inspire.

Become the leader every organization needs. Earn the certificate that proves you're ready.

Communication skills. Strategic skills. Sharply-tuned analytic skills. Top-performing leaders not only display these qualities, they apply them quickly and decisively in a wide range of demanding situations.

This comprehensive exploration of effective leadership combines three courses to provide leaders with the skills and insight to become perceptive and action-oriented decision makers who create positive results.

Complete these three courses and earn a certificate:

  • Strategic and Innovative Thinking
  • Impacting Organizational Culture
  • Critical Leadership Skills

The Leadership and Innovation Certificate program offers participants multiple opportunities to practice and apply the skills they are learning in individual and team activities that emphasize teamwork, communication, analysis, strategy, and successful execution.

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Learn more about the Leadership and Innovation Certificate by downloading the program outline.


Take a course or complete all three and earn a certificate.

Enroll in the Leadership and Innovation Certificate Program

In our hybrid online program, you'll learn from industry experts, network with other leaders, and gain the knowledge, skills and confidence to bring out the best in yourself and those you lead.

 Program Fee: $3,600 (a 15% savings over the per-course rate)   |   Start Date: September 14, 2023

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EARN A Certificate FROM New YORK's Flagship UNIVERSITY

By completing all three courses required to earn a certificate from the top-ranked public university in New York,* you'll develop the breadth of knowledge and portfolio of skills that will distinguish you in the marketplace and inspire confidence among executives and employees. 

*Source: U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges, 2023


This program is ideal for:

  • Current and aspiring leaders
  • Managers and supervisors
  • Department leaders
  • Team leaders
  • High-potential future executives

Diversify Your Leadership Skills Portfolio

Take individual courses or earn a certificate

Each course in this series examines a different dimension of leadership.
Enroll in all three to earn a Leadership and Innovation Certificate – and receive a reduced rate.

Why Choose Stony Brook?

For over 20 years, the Center for Corporate Education (CCE) at Stony Brook University has been a leader in professional education, serving individuals, organizations and corporations across the region, state and nation. CCE helps professionals transform their careers by developing the skills and earning the respected credentials they need to differentiate themselves in the marketplace. 

Stony Brook University/SUNY is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and educator.