During the 18-month accelerated program, students participate in

  • A one-week residential Foundation Week seminar, which introduces strategic leadership concepts and develops relationships among cohort members; and
  • Twelve three-day weekend courses every four to six weeks, held on the University of Washington campus. Students learn to adapt strategies and tactics to a variety of settings.

Below is a sample course schedule - specific dates coming soon (subject to change).

Foundation Week: Strategic Leadership  September 2020
Executive Decision-Making October 2020
Strategic Financial Management I January 2021
Executive Economics February 2021
Strategic Financial Management II April 2021
Improving Organizational Performance May 2021
Values & Personal Integrity June 2021
Strategic Negotiation July 2021
Cross-Sectoral Partnerships September 2021
Managing People October 2021
Strategic Communication November 2021
Strategic Policy-Making January 2022
Capstone Seminar: Leading Change February 2022

If you have any questions about the overall schedule or concerns about potential schedule conflicts, please contact us at execmpa@uw.edu.