The Townsend Institute's graduate certificate program at Concordia University Irvine provides Professional and Advanced certification through expertly guided coursework that will grow your leadership readiness.
Competence & Character Growth Model »
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Be a Catalyst for Change
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Learn to Lead at the Next Level
The Townsend Institute has earned a reputation for its relational approach that begins with character growth as a building block for positive change. Our graduate-level certificates offer a foundational knowledge in each of the three areas. Should you wish to continue your education, the certificate program coursework can apply to the corresponding Master's degree at the Townsend Institute.
We believe that in order to be an effective leader, your personal growth is a priority. Students enrolled in the Certificate program have the same access to the 4-day, in-person course where Dr. Townsend, Townsend Institute faculty, and Fellows will conduct a series of trainings to jump-start your learning.
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Founded by best-selling author and leading Christian thought leader Dr. John Townsend, the Townsend Institute at Concordia University Irvine brings together Christians from all across the country and across all walks of life. For years, Dr. Townsend and Fellows of the Townsend Institute have been transforming lives. Now you too have the opportunity to learn from master practitioners with decades of real world experience.
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