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Did you know you can now earn a professional certificate from eCornell as part of your LASU degree program?

eCornell, Cornell University’s professional education unit, has collaborated with LASU to offer LASU students the opportunity to participate in non-credit online certificate programs in a wide range of topic areas, including leadership, business and finance, project management, and more. Choose from 16 certificate programs to gain relevant skills that will help you build a career in today’s global economy.

An eCornell certificate counts as 3 LASU elective credits towards select LASU degree programs. Please note that an eCornell certificate program will not issue credit from Cornell University.

How It Works

Structured Flexibility

Learn on your schedule without stepping out of your job

Proven Model

Participate in small, personalized classes engineered for the best possible learning experience

Just In-Time Learning

Master relevant concepts that you can apply in your work as you go.

eCornell Courses

Choose from 16 certificate programs

  • Financial Management Certificate
  • Mastering the Time and Value of Money
  • Making Capital Investment Decisions
  • Risk and Return: How to Identify, Measure, and Incorporate Into Capital Budgeting Decisions
  • Raising Capital: The Process, the Players, and Strategic Considerations
  • Understanding Financial Statements
  • Using Ratio Analysis to Evaluate Financial Performance
  • Business Statistics Certificate
  • Presenting Quantitative Data
  • Descriptive Statistics for Business
  • Making Predictions Using Statistical Probability
  • Inferential Statistics
  • Multivariable Comparisons
  • Statistical Forecasting
  • Practical Applications of Statistics

  • Business Analytics Certificate
  • Getting Started with Spreadsheet Modeling and Business Analytics
  • Harvesting Spreadsheet Data
  • Visualizing and Communicating Insights In Excel
  • Making Predictions and Forecasts with Data
  • Creating and Sharing Interactive Data Models Data Analytics Certificate
  • Understanding and Visualizing Data
  • Implementing Scientific Decision

  • Systems Design Certificate
  • Defining Scope
  • Developing System Requirements
  • Exploring Your System’s Architecture
  • Assessing Your System’s Performance and Value
  • Implementing the Quality Function Deployment Method
  • Defining Interfaces
  • Identifying and Evaluating Risk
  • Design Thinking Certificate
  • Identifying and Framing a Challenge
  • Gathering User Emotions
  • Crafting User Narratives
  • Generating User-Centered Solutions
  • Design Prototyping
  • Testing and Iteration

  • Strategic Healthcare Leadership Certificate
  • Aligning Healthcare Products, Services, and Strategies
  • How to Build A Strategic Plan for your Healthcare Organization
  • Strategic Decision Making
  • Leading Organizational Change
  • Effective Process Management in Healthcare
  • Quality and Process Improvement Metrics and Strategies for Healthcare

  • Human Resources Management Certificate
  • Aligning Employee Performance with Organizational Goals
  • Total Rewards Compensation
  • Navigating Labor Relations
  • Facilitating Staffing Decisions
  • Driving Engagement for HR
  • Employee Training and Development
  • Countering Bias in the Workplace for HR
  • Fostering a Coaching Culture
  • Consulting Skills for Internal HR
  • Recruiting and Talent Acquisition Certificate
  • Facilitating Staffing Decisions
  • Effective Hiring and Interviewing
  • Attracting and Retaining Talent with Performance Pay
  • Finding and Managing Talent Through Social Media
  • Getting Results through Talent Management
  • Measuring and Compensating for Performance

  • Performance Leadership Certificate
  • Leading Your Team (2 Elective Courses)
    • Leading Collaborative Teams
    • Leading Across Cultures
    • Coaching Skills for Leaders
    • Motivating People for High Performance
    • Mediation for Managers
  • Gaining the Advantage (2 Elective Courses)
    • Quality and Service Excellence
    • Planning and Delivering Effective Presentations
    • Leading With Credibility
    • Leading for Creativity and Innovation
  • Strategy (1 Elective Course)
    • Strategic Decision Making
    • Leading Strategic Change Initiatives
    • Leading Organizational Change
    • Becoming a Strategic Leader
  • Negotiations (1 Elective Course)
    • Navigating Power Relationships
    • Negotiation Skills
  • Executive Leadership Certificate
    • Quality and Service Excellence
    • Leading Collaborative Teams
    • Strategic Decision Making
    • Leading With Credibility
    • Motivating People for High Performance
    • Coaching Skills for Leaders
    • Elective (2 Courses)
      • Planning and Delivering Effective Presentations
      • Leading Across Cultures
      • Leading for Creativity and Innovation
      • Negotiation Skills
      • Leading Strategic Change Initiatives
      • Leading Organizational Change
      • Navigating Power Relationships
      • Becoming a Strategic Leader

  • Marketing Strategy Certificate
  • Essentials of Marketing Strategy
  • Applied Marketing Strategy and Decision-Making Tools
  • Market Research and Analysis
  • Creating and Communicating the Value of Your Brand
  • Introducing New Products: Successes and Failures
  • Distribution Strategy and International Marketing

  • Project Leadership Certificate
  • Leverage Emotional Intelligence for Project Results
  • Communicate Well to Drive Project Outcomes
  • Turning Groups Into Teams
  • Leading Project Teams
  • Managing Conflict on Project Teams
  • Monitoring and Controlling Projects
  • PMP Study Group

  • Blockchain Essentials Certificate
  • Cryptocurrencies and Ledgers
  • Cryptography Essentials
  • Blockchain Fundamentals
  • Applications of Blockchain Technology
  • Web Design and Development Certificate
  • Framing Front-End Web Development
  • Structuring Content with HTML
  • Styling Web Content with CSS
  • Composition and Responsive Design
  • Improving User Experience with Interactivity
  • Collecting Data with Forms