Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Hamilton County Leadership Academy?
The Hamilton County Leadership Academy is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit leadership training and development organization governed by a volunteer board of directors and staffed by one full-time and one part-time employee.
What is the tuition for the program?
The tuition fee of $1,600 (subject to change) may be paid by an employer/sponsor, individual or not-for-profit organization.
How is the Hamilton County Leadership Academy funded?
Funding is provided by participant tuition fees, contributions from local governmental entities and corporations, grants, and private donations.
Is there tuition assistance available?
Tuition assistance may be available.
Who is eligible to participate in the HCLA progam?
Anyone who lives or works in Hamilton County and has a desire to further serve the Hamilton County community is eligible to apply for participation. Class size is limited and the selection of candidates is competitive.
What is the expected time commitment of the program?
Review the Graduation Requirements for the program.
How do I apply for the program?
Complete and submit an Enrollment Application. The deadline to submit the application is June 30.
What is the content of the courses offered?
See the Program Curriculum Overview.