Leadership and Career Certificate Program (LCCP)

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2023 Leadership & Career Certificate Program

The 2023 Leadership & Career Certificate Program launched on January 30 and has finished accepting applications. If you are still interested in joining, please email alexis.graesser@sjsu.edu to inquire about late entry. 

This is a semester-long, self-paced, free and online opportunity to help students develop their strengths and meet their goals. This program is for all SJSU students, includes a minimal time commitment, and no formal leadership experience is required!

The program includes 5 online modules that will prepare students for their life long career and leadership journeys. In addition to the content embedded in the program, participants will also explore virtual various SJSU events (both virtual and in-person) of their choice to expand their learning. Students who complete all components of the program will receive a certificate of completion and be formally recognized at the annual Leadership Gala in May 2023.

The Leadership Career and Certificate Program is a partner program between Student Involvement and SJSU's Career Center.

Please email student-leadership@sjsu.edu if you are interested in joining.

Leadership & Career Modules

Program Learning Outcomes

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Frequently Asked Questions & Answers

When is the deadline to register?

It is preferred that students register by Friday, February 17, 2023. If you are still interested in joining, please email student-leadership@sjsu.edu or alexis.graesser@sjsu.edu

How do I sign up?

Fill out the registration information using this Leadership & Career Certificate Program Registration [Google form].

Why should students join?

Certificate students will be able to develop leadership and career competencies to apply to their SJSU experience and planning for post-SJSU life. Plus, it looks great on a resume!

Who can participate?

All currently enrolled SJSU students (undergraduate and graduate).

What is the cost?

Free for all SJSU students.

When will I receive my certificate?

You will receive a notice via Canvas when your certificate is ready for pickup. If you requested that it be mailed to your address, please wait until the first week of June to receive it.

When will I know the status of their application?

All students who are enrolled for the Spring 2023 semester will be accepted into the program. You can expect to hear more information about getting started with the program in January 2023.

Who do I contact if I have questions or need accommodations?

Questions or comments can be sent to student-leadership@sjsu.edu, or you can call the Student Involvement front desk at 408-924-5950.