About the Program

Certificate in Organizational Leadership and Communication

If you have questions about the OLC Certificate or plan to go on to earn your bachelor's degree in Organizational Leadership and Communication, please contact Dr. Kate Lang (Academic Director) at langkh@uwec.edu or 715-836-4765

OLC Certificate Required Courses (12 Credits Total)

Choose six credits (two classes) from the following options:

*PSAS 300 must be taken first

Choose six credits (two classes) from the following options:

**if not already taken

Grade Point Average (GPA) Requirement:  To receive the OLC certificate a grade of C+ or higher is required for each course and a minimum GPA of 2.5 across all coursework in the certificate.

Certificate Application Requirements and Steps

STEP ONE: Prior to starting the program, applicants must have earned at least 30 credits from an accredited college or university

STEP TWO: Contact Dr. Kate Lang (Academic Director) to review your eligibility for the program.  You do NOT need official tanscripts (copies are fine) and there is no application fee.  Dr. Lang can be reached at: langkh@uwec.edu or 715-836-4765

*STEP THREE: Provided that Dr. Lang has approved your eligibility to pursue the OLC Certificate and advised you on the courses you should take, apply to the program at: https://apply.wisconsin.edu/.

*STEP FOUR:  Follow these application instructions:

*STEP FIVE:  Once you have submitted your application, contact Phil Huelsbeck at huelsbpj@uwec.edu so that he can confirm receipt of your application and request that your $100 deposit be waived. 

*STEP SIX:  You will receive registration instructions over email and at your physical mailing address.