Supervisor Development Certificate Program

Are you a current or aspiring supervisor or manager looking to increase your effectiveness and opportunities for advancement? Join 200 recent graduates in CSU Monterey Bay's Supervisor Development Certificate Program!


  • Six (6) core courses
  • Offering working professionals the supervisory skills needed to succeed in a supervisory role
  • For current and aspiring team supervisors and managers
  • Gain critical knowledge, experience, and tools to achieve your career goals
  • Includes an online DiSC assessment as part of first class
  • Pre-Work assignments may be emailed before your classes

Program requirements

The Supervisor Development Certificate Program curriculum consists of six core components. To obtain a Certificate in Supervision, participants must complete all six core components. The Certificate Program takes approximately 42 in-class hours to complete core courses, with modest additional time for pre-work (reading articles, completing an assessment, etc.). Students may also complete the courses individually without pursuing the Certificate for professional enrichment.

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Spring 2018 Registration Open

Please call 831-582-4742 or email to inquire about group registrations.

$200 per class

10% Discount when registering for all six classes

Central Coast Human Resources Association (CCHRA) Members are eligible for an additional 10% discount. Please email for more information.

Non-Profit Organizations are eligible for an additional discount. Please email for more information.

Program dates & times

Spring 2018 Course Dates - Register Today!

Classes fill quickly...Register early to not miss out!

Core Courses (Course #) Dates
Role of the Supervisor (#701)  Friday, March 9
Leadership (#702) Friday, March 23
Effective Communication (#703) Friday, April 6
Team Building (#704) Friday, April 20
Change Management (#705) Friday, April 27
Performance Management (#706) Friday, May 18

Fall 2017 Course Dates (Sold Out!)

Core Courses (Course #) Dates
Role of the Supervisor (#701) Friday, September 15
Leadership (#702) Friday, September 29
Team Building (#704) Friday, October 6
Effective Communication (#703) Friday, October 20
Change Management (#705) Friday, November 3
Performance Management (#706) Friday, November 17

All courses are held 9:00 am-4:30 pm

How to register

Students can register and pay for all courses through the CSUMB Extended Education Professional Development Student Portal.

Register for the Certificate Program

Registration deadline:

Two (2) weeks prior to class.

Interest form

Complete the following Interest Form:

  1. If the class is full and you'd like to be up on a waitlist for a possible cancellation; OR
  2. You would like to be put on the list and notified when registration opens for the next series of classes.

Note: If you are having trouble completing the form, please try accessing it here.

Program location

CSUMB@ Salinas City Center (also known as the National Steinbeck Center) 1 Main Street Salinas, CA 93901

Parking: Monterey Street Parking Garage 110 Market Street, Salinas $4 fee for all day parking Information and Directions


Contact the CSUMB Extended Education Professional Development Office:

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Spring 2016 - Happy Graduates!