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Senior Management Development

Senior Management Development Competency Mapping

Harvard Business School Executive Education              

Educating leaders who make a difference in the world, Harvard Business School Executive Education prepares talented professionals from all over the world for new levels of leadership in their careers and within their organizations.

MIT Sloan Executive Education

Within executive education, our vision is to be the school of choice for developing leadership talent in companies strategically driven by innovation, emerging technologies, entrepreneurship, and global reach.   

Stanford Graduate School of Business, Executive Education

Stanford Executive Education programs provide research-based, globally relevant frameworks for addressing the issues senior executives face every day. We carefully craft each executive program to give you the tools you need to harness the power of change in your organization and solve the challenges faced today, and more importantly, the ones of tomorrow.

Wharton Executive Education

Theory must be supported with practical application. Wharton faculty members are actively engaged with corporations around the globe, so they bring knowledge of real-world business issues to the classroom. And so do you — action learning, participant-written cases, peer-to-peer learning, and executive speakers demonstrate real challenges and solutions, providing usable tools to employ immediately.  From the pre-program preparation to the post-program follow up, Wharton Executive Education takes a typical 5-day program and expands it to a longer-term relationship, providing the support you need to achieve impact.

Management Development

UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business Executive Development

The Berkeley Center for Executive Development delivers world class executive education and custom programs to businesses around the globe. To do so, it draws on the rich resources, talent and perspectives of top-level business educators and researchers from UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business and elsewhere.

UCLA Anderson School of Management

Creativity and Innovation in the Organization Program

Managers and executives learn to better create and innovate and to convert creative ideas into successful business solutions. During one intensive week, those managers who think of themselves as creative will heighten their capacity to build upon their own (and their employees') strengths, to strategically implement their ideas, and to convert creative ideas into vehicles for organizational growth and competitive advantage.

Duration: 5 day program, typically in the Fall
Location: UCLA campus
Approximate Costs: $5,650 plus travel
Course Fee Includes: Tuition, books, educational materials, breakfasts, lunches, refreshment breaks, receptions, and dinners

UCLA Extension Division

Technical Management Program

UCLA Extension's Technical Management Program offers a series of courses where managers can enhance interpersonal skills, learn the latest business trends and paradigms, and obtain a repertoire of methods to solve problems, plan strategies, and motivate colleagues.

Intended for engineers, scientists, and other professionals, the Technical Management Program provides a practical balance between the technical and managerial aspects of improving personal and organizational performance.

Duration: 5 days
Location: UCLA campus
Approximate Costs: $2995 plus travel
NOTE: Program may be customized for on-site delivery with average cost: $13-14,000 for 2 days.

UC Davis Extension Division

UC Davis Executive Program

Each week a different topic is explored in depth. Following are topics presented in 2005:

  • Strategic Leadership
  • Customer Service Leadership
  • Interest-Based Problem Solving
  • Managing Expectations Using EQ
  • Leading Organizations in a Litigious Environment
  • Managing Motivation
  • Leadership Styles, Leadership Effectiveness
  • Professional Conduct

    Approximate Costs: $4,500

UC Davis Management Development Program

In just five sessions you will concentrate on learning and improving both organizational and personal strategies that you can apply immediately. All sessions of the program build upon one another, giving you a synergistic learning experience that will help you overcome barriers, become more productive and transition yourself more effectively into a leadership role.

Duration: 3.5 CEUs, 35 Hours
Approximate Costs: $1,675
NOTE: This course qualifies for Tuition Reimbursement


UC Davis Supervisory Skills Series

The series is divided into three parts currently offered in fall, winter and spring with each part focusing on a different key area of supervision. Ideally a supervisor would take the complete three-part series for an in-depth look at supervision. However, each part is designed to stand alone as is each one-day session. This allows you the flexibility to enroll in the complete series, take just one part or select the individual sessions that are most relevant to your needs.

Duration: One day classes
Approximate Costs: $675


MIT Sloan Executive Education

Within executive education, our vision is to be the school of choice for developing leadership talent in companies strategically driven by innovation, emerging technologies, entrepreneurship, and global reach.   

Stanford Graduate School of Business, Executive Education

Stanford Executive Education programs provide research-based, globally relevant frameworks for addressing the issues senior executives face every day. We carefully craft each executive program to give you the tools you need to harness the power of change in your organization and solve the challenges faced today, and more importantly, the ones of tomorrow.

Wharton Executive Education

Theory must be supported with practical application. Wharton faculty members are actively engaged with corporations around the globe, so they bring knowledge of real-world business issues to the classroom. And so do you — action learning, participant-written cases, peer-to-peer learning, and executive speakers demonstrate real challenges and solutions, providing usable tools to employ immediately.  From the pre-program preparation to the post-program follow up, Wharton Executive Education takes a typical 5-day program and expands it to a longer-term relationship, providing the support you need to achieve impact.

University of the Pacific

  • Management Certificate Program

    Eight Courses in Program:
    • Effective Presentation Skills
    • Building Leadership Effectiveness
    • The Art of Negotiations
    • Legal Issues in Employee relations
    • Exceeding Customer Expectations
    • Project Management
    • Quality Productivity Improvement
    • Strategic Management

English for Non-Native English Speakers

The following universities offer evening programs for Non-Native English Speakers to develop their professional communication skills:  

Other Universities & Colleges

ALAMEDA COUNTY

University of California at Berkeley
UC Berkeley Extension
California State University, East Bay (Formerly Cal State Hayward)
Chabot College
Las Positas College
Peralta Colleges (Alameda, Laney, Merritt, and Vista)
Mills College


CONTRA COSTA COUNTY

Diablo Valley College
John F. Kennedy University
St. Mary's College


MARIN COUNTY

College of Marin
Dominican College


NAPA COUNTY

Napa Valley College


SAN FRANCISCO COUNTY

City College of San Francisco
Golden Gate University
New College of California
San Francisco State University
University of California, Hastings College of the Law
University of California at San Francisco
University of San Francisco

SAN MATEO COUNTY

Notre Dame de Namur University

SANTA CLARA COUNTY

Foothill-De Anza Colleges
Northwestern Polytechnic University
San Jose State University
Santa Clara University
Stanford University
West Valley-Mission Community College District

SOLANO COUNTY

California Maritime Academy
Solano Community College

SONOMA COUNTY

Empire College
Santa Rosa Junior College
Sonoma State University