Leadership & Management Development

Certifications in the Leadership & Management program are comprised of leadership & management essentials for both new and experienced supervisors and managers. The curriculum, delivered through interactive workshops and structured training sessions, is designed to build competencies in new supervisors and strengthen competencies in experienced supervisors and managers. 

Additionally, workshops are held at various times during the year.  Check Training Central for upcoming classes.


Aggie Leadership Training Academy (ALTA)

The Aggie Leadership Training Academy is a unique opportunity for discovering your personal leadership capacities to support the University’s strategic priorities and diversity goals. Participants meet monthly. Sessions include facilitated group dialogues, guest speakers, activities, and exercises. The setting is safe and respectful, yet challenging. Those selected for the program will develop their leadership capacities to effectively interact with members of our university community and build open, dynamic, and respectful working and learning environments.

Manager Certification Program (MCP)

The Manager Certification Program is a comprehensive program that provides supervisors and managers with a core set of knowledge, skills, and competencies required to successfully manage personnel at New Mexico State University. The program is offered biennially. It examines key management competencies and trains critical knowledge and skill that support core duties and tasks performed by NMSU management personnel. An advisory committee provides guidance and expertise to ensure the program’s success.