Scalable, measurable, successful leadership development.

Capella is a national leader in competency-based development programs.

With more than 20 years of online education experience, Capella has built the Applied Leadership Series based on proven learning best practices. The program includes:

  • The highest standard for competency sources, including Lominger, PDI Ninth House, and the Center for Creative Leadership.
  • Pre-course and post-course knowledge checks with detailed analyses of leadership skill development and application.
  • Self and peer rating exercises to identify key growth areas to pinpoint during the course.
  • Leadership action plans that put skills into on-the-job practice to immediately elevate performance and boost confidence.
  • A scalable platform across multiple company locations with consistency throughout learning processes.
  • A flexible structure that can be either supplemental or embedded into your current leadership development strategies.

Customizable platform

The Capella Applied Leadership Series platform focuses on three key competency areas of leadership development.

You can customize your program to include all or some of the courses comprising these three groups:


  • Develop self-awareness of strengths
  • Get a clear sense of core values and motivators
  • Learn continuously from experience and feedback
  • Sense and respond to changes in business environments
  • Increase agility, flexibility, and focus


  • Get others to work collectively toward a common goal or desired outcome
  • Foster team spirit over the span of a collaborative lifecycle
  • Communicate effectively in face-to-face and virtual environments
  • Minimize communication blocks


  • Lead others through processes of change
  • Establish change as the norm
  • Build reputable business acumen
  • Understand and apply key business principles to contain costs and increase margins

Contact us today to learn more about how your unique business goals can be reached with the Capella Applied Leadership Series.