Program Number: 901028CERT

Credits: 12

Area of Study: Business

Delivery Method:
100% In Person*
100% Online*
Some Online / Some In Person*

Estimated Program Cost:

Tuition - $1,692.00
Materials/Supplemental Costs
Other Costs
Total Estimated Program Costs*:

The Leadership certificate at Madison College focuses on the skills you will use as a supervisor or manager. Your studies will include:

  • Leading with integrity.
  • Developing emotional intelligence. 
  • Keys to effective management: results and relationships,
  • Concise business writing and speaking
  • Managing difficult conversation and negotiations
  • Video conferencing

Program Details

Our Leadership certificate is on a career pathway that includes the Management Trainee technical diploma and Business Management associate degree. Each will prepare you for a successful business career and provide you with transfer options to earn a bachelor's degree. Select a delivery mode and course schedule that fits your learning style and schedule.    

Students in the Leadership certificate can attend full or part-time.

You may take Leadership courses online, online-live, or on campus. Classes are offered in 8 or 16-week sessions.  

Explore financial aid eligibility for this program.

Leadership classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:

  • Madison - Truax
  • Other regional locations- check the course catalog for up-to-date offerings 

To Apply

View the admission requirements for application deadlines, materials and requirements.

After Acceptance

Once you are admitted into your program, review the Start of Semester Checklist to prepare for your first day of classes at Madison College. 


Contact the Enrollment Center at EnrollmentServices@madisoncollege.edu or (608) 246-6210.


Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2021-2022 academic year. To learn more about Madison College, visit us.

Current program students (including newly admitted), go directly to your Degree Progress Report (also referred to as an Advising Report or Academic Requirements) to view:

  • Progress toward your specific requirements
  • Alternative (in lieu of) courses to meet specific requirements

If you have questions after reviewing your report, please see Advising Services.


There are currently no Transfer Partnerships for this program. Review our Transfer Opportunities page for information on all Madison College transfer options.


After completing the Leadership certification at Madison Area Technical College, you will be able to:

  • Apply business, managerial, and leadership skills.
  • Use your skills to optimize results.
  • Manage difficult conversations in the workplace.
  • Flex your social style to effectively communicate
  • Communicate without bias.
  • Model professionalism in the workplace.

Completing your certificate in Leadership will help you prepare for valuable work as a: 

  • Supervisor
  • Process Supervisor
  • Management Trainee

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