Management & Supervision in Human Services
Certificate Program

The Management and Supervision in Human Services Certificate program is geared toward professionals who find themselves in a management or supervisory role at an agency or organization, yet have not had formal management training or leadership experience. Participants will gain an overview of managing in human services and the HR process, managing staff and teams, diversity considerations in clinical supervision, financial management and grant writing, as well as legal and ethical considerations for both the workplace and clients.


 Target Audience: Intended for the experienced clinician.

Synchronous Courses - Live via Zoom

Registration deadline: Thursday at midnight before each Tuesday course.

  • Online participants are required to have a computer with video and audio capability.
  • Participants must create a Zoom account in advance according to Boston College security requirements.
  • All programs offered online via Zoom will be delivered live and will not be recorded unless stated otherwise.
  • These programs have a maximum capacity to allow for participant engagement. Register early to avoid disappointment!

Asynchronous Courses - Pre-Recorded

  • Online participants are required to have a computer with video and audio capability.
  • The courses below are pre-recorded, comprising approximately four 1.5-hour sessions each.

Management & Supervision in Human Services Instructors


Certificate Pricing

General Admission

General Admission for each full-day, live Zoom course, and each 6-hour, pre-recorded course, is $150.

Register for Live, Synchronous Courses

Register for
Pre-Recorded, Asynchronous Courses

Certificate Information:

To receive the certificate, participants must complete each of the five courses within three years.

Each synchronous/live course will be offered at least once per year, usually twice per year. Each asynchronous/pre-recorded course will be offered year round.

Courses offered either live (in-person) or synchronous (online via Zoom) will run from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET with an hour lunch break from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Asynchronous (recorded) courses offer six hours of self-paced instruction and must be completed within 120 days from the date of registration.

General Information:

You must be at least 18 years old to participate in the Management and Supervision in Human Services courses. All sales are final; we are not able to offer refunds. Registrations may not be transferred to another person or to another course, workshop, or program.  

Online registration is required to participate in a course. Tuition for each certificate course is $150 to be paid by debit or credit card. Registrations will be processed upon receipt of payment. Payment is due in full in order to enroll.

These courses are approved for CEUs for Social Workers in MA, CT, RI, and VT. They meet the requirements for Continuing Education Hours established by the State Board of Social Worker Licensure in ME. If your state is not listed, please check with your local state licensing board to ensure the course meets state requirements prior to registering. 

Boston College Continuing Education is required to ensure attendance to award CEUs. Participants must attend the complete program(s) they register for to receive CEUs; we are not able to award partial CEUs. Those who arrive late, leave early, or do not attend the entire program will be unable to receive CEUs.

Getting to Campus

Parking is available at the nearby Beacon Street and Commonwealth Avenue Garages. Discounted parking passes are available upon registration.

Boston College is also accessible via public transportation (MBTA B Line - Boston College).

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