Build your leadership skills quickly, at the times and places that work for you.

Online Leadership and Management Development (LMD) courses provide graduate level professional development opportunities in two ways: scheduled courses for individuals, and custom-tailored solutions for organizations. They focus on immediate workplace applicability, addressing specific management or leadership skill areas with curriculum adapted from AU’s highly successful online Executive MBA program.

LMD courses are designed for managers and professionals with significant work experience who are poised for advancement.


  • Direct applicability of management theory to the workplace
  • Online flexibility lets you learn at the times and places best for you
  • Proven collaborative format provides high levels of peer and instructor interaction
  • Paced delivery—set start, end, and assignment dates—ensures you stay on track and get the most out of discussions
  • Transfer credit to the AU online Executive MBA program (for those who apply and are accepted)
Course NumberCourse NameStart DateRegister By
550-LSCMStrategic Supply Chain ManagementSep 14Aug 16
565-LNCRNegotiation and Conflict ResolutionSep 14Aug 16
575-LRKMRisk ManagementSep 14Aug 16
579-LPPMProductivity Performance ManagementSep 14Aug 16
558-LGSCGreen Supply ChainOct 19Sep 20
591-LPSEProject Sponsorship for ExecutivesOct 19Sep 20
580-LQMTQuality ManagementOct 19Sep 20
551-LMOCLeading and Managing Through Organizational ChangeOct 19Sep 20
565-LNCRNegotiation and Conflict ResolutionNov 02Oct 04
559-LOSLOutsourcing and LogisticsNov 23Oct 25
581-LEANLEANNov 23Oct 25
583-LPDCProcess Design and ControlNov 23Oct 25


  • Courses are four weeks long and require 8 – 12 hours per week of study
  • Open registration—no application required
  • Tuition is $1108 per course