2018-2019 Undergraduate Course Catalog 
    Jun 16, 2019  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Course Catalog

Creative Leadership Certificate

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Academic Director:

Arthur P. Thomas, Associate Dean/Professor of Practice, School of Information Studies, 315-443-3840, apthomas@syr.edu

Administrative Director:

Michele L. Mooney, Academic Program Administrato, University College, 315-443-1317, mlmooney@syr.edu


Faculty from schools/colleges across campus, in addition to Derek Brainard, Karen Bull, Susan Conklin, Karen DeJarnette, Michael Evans, Richard Garza, Stew Koenig, Emily Luther, Marie Pennucci, Marcene Sonneborn, Katherine Sosa, Charles Sprock, Kalpana Srinivas, and Elizabeth Wimer (part-time instructors)


This credit certificate is designed for students with an Associate’s degree or 60 college credits who desire a certificate in creative leadership and for students who want an interim credential, before completing the bachelor’s degree. To be admitted to the certificate program, students are required to have attained at least an associate degree from an accredited school or college with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5.


Associate degree or 60 college credits.

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Explain the importance of professional relationships and networking

2. Identify possible causes for conflict in professional situations and propose creative scenarios

3. Apply knowledge gained to systematically problem solve

4. Develop tasks and work processes for desired organizational outcomes and have the ability to work face-to-face or virtually



Certificate in Creative Leadership

Total Credits: 15


The certificate is administered by University College with the involvement of other schools and colleges of Syracuse University. Each student should consult with their UC Academic Advisor to ensure certificate completion.

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