Certificate Programs

Certificate Programs

We have a variety of certificate programs available that are high quality and low cost. Below you will find brief descriptions of each certificate program we offer.  Simply click on any of the links to learn more. We are always happy to take your questions via email or by phone at (715) 394-8469.

Autism Spectrum Disorder

This nine-credit certificate covers basic foundations to advanced teaching methods of ASD and can be completed in one summer. Ideal for educators, behavior therapists, care assistants and many more.

Ethical Leadership

This three-credit certificate, comprised of three individual one-credit courses that can be completed in one semester, emphasizes ethically grounded leadership skills.

Fund Development

Geared to nonprofit staff, board members and volunteers, this 48-hour program (9 workshops) is focused on fundraising and fund development.

Human Resource Management

This certificate program provides 48 hours of training to individuals who wish to gain a general overview of the basic aspects of human resource management.


Completion of the core courses will satisfy Minnesota Rule 114, facilitative mediation roster requirements for civil (30 hours) or family law (40 hours), and offers valuable interpersonal skill-building.

Nonprofit Administration

Learn about all of the aspects of managing a nonprofit including financial management, board governance, and human resources.  Approximately 14-16 workshops (100 hours).


This 30-credit certificate provides training in foundational and substantive legal topics, with emphasis on both knowledge and practical skills for those who are considering legal careers.

Reminiscence and Life Story Work (R&LSW)

This online program prepares individuals to use the powerful tools of reminiscence and life review to help others tell their life stories.

Sustainable Management

Select from two certificates that help employees in existing green jobs improve their skills or displaced workers transition to jobs in emerging green industries.