Designed for the working professional who wants to focus on a particular area of study, the Management certificate provides a substantial base that can be used for career advancement or continuation in Lasell’s Master of Science in Management Program. Each certificate is composed of five three-credit courses and can be completed within nine months.

Certificate program candidates must hold a bachelor's degree and submit an application for study in the graduate program along with all necessary documents.

Monica Barudin Student Testimonial

Chris Noyes '20, 
Management Certificate
Sport Leadership Certificate 

 “I genuinely enjoyed taking these courses. I saw the value in everything that I was learning as it was all relevant to my career goals. Every course and every assignment was designed to give me the knowledge that I sought.  Lasell’s online learning format allowed me to create a schedule to attend to the various priorities in my life. I was able to work full time, care for my family’s needs, and complete my class assignments. " 
- Director of Sports Medicine, Lasell University


The core curriculum is made up of 3 courses (9 credits) and 2 additional management courses of your choosing. 

Ethical Theory & Management
3 credits
Business Strategy
3 credits
Change Management
3 credits


Candidates seeking admission to a certificate program must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution and demonstrate through academic background and/or work experience the ability to succeed in graduate studies. GRE/GMAT scores are not required for admission.

Application Requirements

  1. Online application
  2. Official transcripts of all college-level coursework *
  3. Resume
  4. A one-page personal statement describing your goals, strengths, and potential for achievement in graduate school

*Materials should be submitted through applygrad.lasell.edu/apply or emailed to gradinfo@lasell.edu :
Lasell University
The Office of Graduate Enrollment
1844 Commonwealth Ave. 
Newton, MA 02466