Open to

All Virginia Tech employees


The Leadership Excellence certificate is an eight-course program (two core plus six elective courses) designed to examine leadership through the lenses of transformational leadership and emotional intelligence in order to facilitate the development and enhancement of highly effective leadership competencies and skills.

Core Requirements

Elective Requirements

Participants may select any six Professional Development workshops that are not core requirements for any other certificate track. The total length of selected elective workshops/seminars completed must total six days to meet the certificate requirements (two half-day workshops may be substituted for one full-day workshop).