The Student Affairs in Higher Education program offers several certificates to provide specific knowledge to professionals at any stage in their career. To learn more information about all gainful employment certificate information and disclosures, please click here to learn more.

Student Affairs Administration Certificate

Build your skills and knowledge to design programs that help college students realize their learning and development potential through on-campus experiences with this four-course series in student affairs in higher education.

Student Affairs in Higher Education Certificate

Whether you have experience in student affairs or are seeking to enter into the field, Colorado State University's Student Affairs Administration Certificate program sets you apart as a professional with the knowledge to succeed in a broad range of settings on college and university campuses including financial aid, admissions, student activities, advising, residence life, and many other functional areas.

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Campus Crisis Management

From natural disasters to student illness outbreaks, emergencies can happen every day. Being able to plan ahead, as well as respond when crises arise, can help minimize the impact on your students and your institution. You’ll finish the certificate program with the skills to deal directly with the crisis, stakeholders involved, and the media.

Campus Crisis Management Certificate

Equip yourself with the practical skills needed to prepare for and deal with crises during this five-course series in campus crisis management. As a higher education professional, you will likely find yourself playing a key role in response to crisis situations, regardless of whether it’s written into your formal job description. Our crisis management training helps you become more effective in that role, enabling you to contribute to and shape crisis management plans.

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Student Affairs Management of Auxiliary Enterprises

This certificate blends business management practices with student affairs concepts, providing skills in key areas important to the business management of auxiliary services.

Student Affairs Management of Auxiliary Enterprises

Discover how to design business solutions that enhance campus programs and services with this customizable six-course online certificate program in student affairs business management and auxiliary services. Higher education professionals working in these enterprise units find themselves following traditional business management practices and principles.

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Postsecondary Access and Success

Support your current or future work in pre-college access programs and/or postsecondary academic and support areas with this five-course graduate certificate. Make an impact on students traditionally underrepresented in higher education and postsecondary programs.

Postsecondary Access and Success Certificate

This 15-credit graduate certificate program focuses on developing and/or enhancing professional foundations and practice in pre-college preparation and postsecondary opportunity programs designed for student populations underrepresented in higher education.

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