Best Friends Executive Leadership Certification
The six-month Executive Leadership Certification program will help you strengthen your leadership skills and connect you with animal services leaders across the nation.
The Best Friends Executive Leadership Certification (ELC) program is presented in collaboration with Southern Utah University (SUU). Graduates of the program earn an SUU Institutional Certificate in Animal Services Executive Leadership.
You will also have the option to purchase credits equal to six master’s level credits, which can be applied to an SUU bachelor’s or master’s degree in a Master of Interdisciplinary Studies, Master of Public Administration or Master of Business Administration program.
Participation in the program is currently by nomination only.
The Best Friends Executive Leadership Certification program is for current animal services leaders and for professionals looking to move into this work from another field. Participation in the program is currently by nomination only.
What you’ll learn
While enrolled in the Executive Leadership Certification program, you’ll learn about the evolution of animal welfare, and so much more.
What to expect
The coursework and program lessons are organized into custom digital learning modules. There are weekly calls with fellow leaders to reinforce what you’re learning and to get feedback and support on the course assignments and projects.
Benefits of the program
As a graduate of the program, you’ll walk away with a clear understanding of what it means to be a leader in lifesaving.
What past participants have to say about the program
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