Leadership Micro-Credential

What is the Leadership Micro-Credential?

It will enable professionals to:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in the areas of leadership, ethics, and global business.

Time to Complete:
2-3 semesters


Mode Offered:
100% Online
8-week and 16-week courses


Digital Badge
Credit towards MBA

Program Description

Many individuals looking to make a career change or move up within their organization discover that they need additional skills to be successful. The graduate Micro-credential/Certificate in Leadership is designed to meet these educational needs. Individuals earning this Micro-credential/Certificate may have more career opportunities and chances for advancement to leadership roles.

Grades earned within this program will be part of your permanent academic record and may be applied to the Master of Business Administration (MBA).


MBA 600 Foundations of Business, Part 1 2
MBA 603 MBA Essentials 1
MG 602 Leadership 2
EMB 612 Business Ethics and Responsibility in a Global Economy 2
EMB 682 Global Business 2
Total Hours 9

Admission Requirements

Admission into the Leadership Micro-credential program at North Alabama includes the following requirements:

  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a regionally-accredited US based institution or an institution recognized by the government of another country.
  • An overall undergraduate grade point average of at least a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale, as reported on the transcript of the qualifying degree granting institution.

How to Apply

Step 1: Apply Online

Create your MyUNA Profile to access the online graduate application, select Leadership (Micro-Credential) in the Academic Program options. Already have a MyUNA Profile? You can Apply Online through your profile!

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Step 2: Request Official Transcripts

Request official transcripts from degree granting institution. Transcripts from University of North Alabama are not required. Official transcripts can be sent through an electronic transcript service to graduate@una.edu or mailed to: Office of Graduate Admissions, UNA Box 5078, Florence, AL 35632.

Once you submit your application, someone from the University will reach out to you with additional information.

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