Pathway for Corporate Board Leadership-Personal Branding, Microcredential

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The School for Graduate Studies awards a 3-credit Micro-certificate in corporate board leadership upon successful completion of the 3-credit course:

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This micro-certificate provides those individuals, who want to create a professional pathway for corporate board leadership, the actions that they may take to realize their goal. It identifies best practices, with testimonial from women who have created a personal brand, to support opportunities on corporate boards.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this micro-credential, students should be able to:

  • Manage organizational relationships to provide for pathways to serve on corporate boards. (Leadership)
  • Assess individual contribution to the achievement of organizational goals and create effective networks throughout the organization, while building trust and support. (Teamwork)
  • Communicate effectively orally and in writing across managerial contexts and with diverse stakeholders in order to support their personal branding. (Managerial Communication)
  • Think strategically on how to develop their personal branding strategy. (Strategic Thinking)


  • Current Empire State University graduate students may enroll as they would any other SUNY Empire graduate course using MySUNYEmpire.
  • Non-SUNY Empire graduate students with a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution may enroll in the course by following the graduate non-degree study process.