Women & Leadership Certificate

Program StartsEarly Action DeadlineFinal DeadlineFirst Residency
January 2015October 1, 2014Applications are currently being accepted for 2015January 23-25, 2015

*AUSB practices rolling admission. Complete applications are reviewed on an on-going basis and admission decisions are provided promptly.  The Early Action Deadline guarantees priority consideration for scholarships, as well as, the earliest decision notification.  

Standard Admission

Admission Criteria:

  • Online Application on VIP page
  • $60 application fee or fee-waiver code
  • Two W&L Applicant Recommendations
  • Current resume
    Please send your resume as an email attachment (.doc, .docx, .pdf, or .rtf) to: admissions.ausb@antioch.edu, with the following in the email subject line:  first and last name and W&L Program.
  • Admission essay
    In 300 words or less, please answer one of the three questions below:
    • What personal experiences and/or characteristics make you a great candidate for our program on leadership?
    • After having been a part of this program and if you could control your destiny, how would you envision your life 5 years from now?
    • What do you see as the greatest challenge, or challenges, facing women who strive to be leaders in today’s world?

    Please send your completed essay as an email attachment (.doc, .docx, .pdf, or .rtf) to: admissions.ausb@antioch.edu, with the following in the email subject line:  first and last name and W&L Program.  Please use the following format guidelines for the essay: 12-point font, double-spaced, 1″ margins, top right header: first and last name, “W&L” 

Antioch University Santa Barbara particularly seeks qualified candidates who will contribute to building a student population diverse in gender, ethnicity, age, class, physical abilities, learning styles, sexual orientation, professional backgrounds, and community experiences.

Corporate-Sponsored Registration

Antioch University Santa Barbara is proud to partner with select socially-responsible corporations to provide an exciting professional development opportunity for nominated employees.  The following information is required for participant registration.  Submissions will be subject to verification.

  • *This is a required field. If you do not have a Social Security Number, please type: 000-00-0000.
  • *Antioch University does not discriminate by race, creed, age, sex, sexual orientation or color. The information below is not for public use, but to satisfy government census requirements only.
  • Please upload your resume here.
  • In 300 words or less, please answer ONE of the following questions: 1) After having been a part of this program and if you could control your destiny, how would you envision your life 5 years from now? 2) What do you see as the greatest challenge, or challenges, facing women who strive to be leaders in today’s world? Please upload your short essay response here.
  • Please upload your completed FERPA Authorization Form here.