Whether you’re just starting your journey or are an experienced professional, the Center’s Certificate Program is your key to career enhancement and greater success – bringing notable credentials to your resume and providing the comprehensive knowledge, skills, and tools required to do your job effectively.
We issue three certificates that can be earned by attending programs offered in a variety of formats. Choose courses in your area of focus to attain the core knowledge and skills you need to succeed.
Certificate in Corporate Citizenship Leadership:
Earned by attending the Leadership Academy for Corporate Citizenship Professionals, this program will help you develop your leadership style and cultivate the influence you need to engage others across your company. This five-month program is a blend of on-campus instructor-led classes taught by Boston College Carroll School of Management faculty, industry practitioners, content experts in the field, and facilitated distance learning that culminate in a one-day Leaders’ Summit prior to our annual International Corporate Citizenship Conference.
Certificate in Corporate Citizenship Management
Earned by attending the Corporate Citizenship Management Intensive, this is a weeklong program on the Boston College campus. Taught by Carroll School of Management faculty, industry practitioners, and content experts in the field, the program is designed to help any manager, regardless of functional responsibilities, better understand and contribute to corporate citizenship progress inside the company.
Certificate in Corporate Citizenship Practice (Core and Comprehensive certificates available)
This certificate is awarded upon completion of a combination of three required courses and two full elective equivalents. The Comprehensive certificate requires three requirements and six full elective equivalents. Courses range in length from one to two-and-a-half days and are offered in various locations around the country.
- Corporate Citizenship Strategy
- Corporate Citizenship Communications
- Corporate Citizenship Evaluation and Measurement
Elective Courses - full equivalents:
- Corporate Citizenship 101
- Sustainability Reporting: GRI G4 Certified Program
- Leveraging Partnerships
- Corporate Giving: A 21st Century Approach
Elective Courses – half equivalents:
- CDP Reporting
- Materiality: What Matters to Corporate Citizenship Strategy and Reporting
- Social Media
- The Art & Science of Networking to Build Your Personal Brand Equity
We can also bring any combination of these courses to your site, including a five-day offering during which attendees earn a Certificate in Corporate Citizenship Practice. These on-site offerings can focus on your particular challenges in community involvement or corporate citizenship. Learn more about on-site programs.
View our program calendar for dates of all upcoming programs.