Executive Certificate Programs

Emory Executive Education offers three certificate levels that allow executives to combine programs and exhibit a commitment to honing specific skills. These certificates attest to a participant's commitment to his or her own professional growth and development in the areas of leadership and management.

The advantages to pursuing an executive-level certificate are:

  • Refreshing and refining your skills and build expertise in new areas
  • Learning from the experiences of our acclaimed content experts
  • Networking and learning from the experiences of other peer executives
  • Confronting new challenges with confidence
  • Positioning yourself as a solid candidate for future career opportunities
  • Earning exclusive certification from one of the top business schools in the world
  • Becoming a member of the Goizueta Business School community
  • Applying new learning to real-world experiences

Goizueta Management Certificate

The Goizueta Management Certificate is awarded to individuals who complete both Strategy and Value Creation and Strategic Execution in addition to two of our focused 2-day programs. This certificate is designed to elevate your strategic business acumen by providing you with the opportunity to explore the concepts of strategy and execution plus two additional areas that round out your skill set. You may focus on Finance and Decision Making, Marketing and Analytics, Negotiations and Talent Strategies, or any other combination of our two-day programs.

To receive the certificate, you must complete all four programs within three calendar years.

Goizueta Leadership Certificate

The Goizueta Leadership Certificate is awarded to individuals who complete The Managerial Leadership Program in addition to two of our focused 2-day programs. This certificate is designed to elevate your leadership capabilities while providing you with additional insight and learning into two specific business areas. Leaders must not only be able to lead, but they must also evoke confidence in all business functions. By strengthening areas where your background is not as strong and at the same time, honing and developing your leadership abilities, you will emerge from this certificate program as a forward-thinking leader who is knowledgeable about all areas of the business.

To receive the certificate, you must complete all three programs within three calendar years.

Goizueta Advanced Management Certificate

The Goizueta Advanced Management Certificate is awarded to individuals who complete six 2 or 2 1/2-day programs. This certificate acknowledges a deep commitment to expanding your knowledge in specific functional areas across your organization. By taking a broad approach to your executive development, you will interact with a range of content experts with expertise in most functional areas of the business school. By spending two days at Goizueta over a period of a few years, you will develop deep relationships with these content experts, whom you will encounter time and again. Between the academic rigor you will see in the classroom and the powerful networking opportunities you will have with your fellow participants, you will develop a depth and breadth of knowledge unlike any executive development program standing alone.

To receive the certificate, you must complete all three programs within three calendar years.