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Scrum Leadership Certificate

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  • Program Requirements
  • Why Choose a Certificate?

Scrum Leadership Certificate

Be sure to review program requirements for this certificate

Learn how to successfully complete and deliver complex projects and services through the Scrum framework. With our Scrum Leadership Certificate, you’ll learn how to be an organizational champion, empowering your team to creatively produce quality and services to your customers quickly and efficiently. All courses within this four-course certificate are taught by a Certified Scrum Trainer®, ensuring alignment with the Scrum Alliance to help prepare you for the Scrum certification exams. You’ll also get hands-on Scrum practice training, equipping you with immediately applicable skills and tools. Download our Scrum Leadership Certificate Brochure here. 

Already a Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM) or Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO)?
If you are already a CSM or CSPO through the Scrum Alliance and would like to pursue the Georgia Tech Scrum Leadership Certificate, please contact our course director and be prepared to provide proof of your certification. Participants can send their request for exception along with a copy of their Scrum Alliance Member Number or copy of their certification (in pdf format) to

Program Requirements

Program Requirements

Certificate Requirements
  • Certificates must be completed within 6 years; courses completed more than 6 years ago may not be applied toward certificate.
  • All courses applied to a certificate program must be taken from Georgia Tech.
  • This certificate does not require an application.
How it works

Your path to achievement is easy! Most certificate courses are offered in classroom locations around the U.S. You can also inquire about training at your location.


  • Course load determines the cost of a certificate program.
  • Calculate your total by identifying the courses needed and tallying individual course fees. Some programs offer discounts for course bundling.


  • Select a certificate program, review the requirements, and determine your timeline for completion.
  • Add courses to your shopping cart for purchase as you are ready to take them, or as a bundle if desired.
  • Proceed to checkout to complete your registration. We accept multiple forms of payment including credit card, purchase order, a private loan (upon request), and VA benefits for certain programs.


  • Certificates must be completed within six years.
  • After successful completion of most individual courses, a Certificate of Course Completion will be sent.
  • After successful completion of all required courses, request a transcript and program certificate audit.
  • Upon verification, GTPE will email your transcript and mail your Certificate of Program Completion. Some programs host a certificate award ceremony during the final course.

Once you earn your Georgia Tech Program Certificate, tout your success on your resume and LinkedIn profile, share with your employer, and celebrate an important career growth achievement!

Why Choose a Certificate?

Why Choose a Certificate?

Professional Certificates are ideal for developing new skills and building deep expertise in a specialized area to update your professional profile, advance your career, or broaden your knowledge base.

Certificates are an “anytime” credential
Start anytime - after graduation or later in your career - and gain deeper know-how in a specific area without the commitment to a degree.

Certificates demonstrate commitment
The dedication of time to earn a certificate demonstrates that you are committed to achieving a higher standard of professional knowledge in your industry.

Certificates provide immediate “ROE”
Georgia Tech learners master real-world skills and apply them to their career the day after completion.

Certificates stand out on your resume
A Georgia Tech credential carries the professional weight to give you a competitive edge.


Who Should Attend

This certificate is designed for IT professionals, including IT leadership at the mid and senior levels, as well as project managers, product managers, technical writers, military and law enforcement strategists, consultants and university research faculty and staff. Professionals who are preparing for the Scrum Alliance certificate exams will find this certificate especially useful.

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How You Will Benefit

  • Harness the Scrum framework to help you manage complex projects and services more effectively.
  • Learn how to make an immediate impact on your team by motivating them to work as a team to boost their performance, productivity, creativity, and adaptability.
  • Prepare for the Scrum Alliance certification exams.
  • Gain a competitive edge by learning and using the Scrum framework.
  • Grow Your Professional Network
  • Taught by Experts in the Field

Course Offerings

Special Note

COMP 6700P must be taken first.

Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM) (COMP 6700P)

Learn to implement Scrum and empower your team to produce quality products and services for your customers quickly. Scrum happens in a collaborative and transparent environment that motivates everyone involved and transforms your entire organization. The Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM) Course...

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Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO) (COMP 6701P)

The product owner in Scrum is responsible for having and communicating a clear product vision, as well as transforming this vision into a prioritized list of product features and managing a product release schedule. This is not a one-time activity. The product owner continuously re-prioritizes...

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Large Scale Scrum (LeSS) (COMP 6703P)

The Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM) and Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO) classes focus on a single Scrum team. But what if you have a large product with multiple teams all working on the same code base? How do you address the team coordination logistics and the larger organizational ...

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Advanced ScrumMaster (COMP 6706P)

The Advanced ScrumMaster course defines the skills needed by an Agile coach and explores the essential skills needed to raise your level of expertise as a practicing ScrumMaster. These skills are core to the ScrumMaster role but are also needed by team members, product owners, and others who w...

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Inactive Courses

The following courses are no longer offered but still apply if completed within the six-year rule:

Advanced ScrumMaster Part 1 (COMP 6702P)


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