Courses and Programs

Weatherhead is proud of the rich diversity of inquiry around research and teaching that is relevant to management students, practitioners and society at large.

Weatherhead’s accredited offerings on Sustainable Value and Appreciative Inquiry are among the best in the world and have first-hand access to the pioneering work and field research of the Fowler Center and its experts. Examples of programs and courses offered at Weatherhead are listed below:

The MBA Institute for Sustainable Value

This innovative one-year immersion course is dedicated to sustainability in practice. Focusing on wholesystems approaches for Sustainable Value generation, the course offers in-the-field experience and classroom guidance with the world’s leading whole-systems practitioners. Classes move beyond the triple-bottom-line and traditional approaches to Corporate Social Responsibility and prepare students to be visionary leaders in any business climate.

Appreciative Inquiry (AI) Certificate in Positive Business and Society Change

Designed by AI co-creators David Cooperrider and Ronald Fry, this Executive Education program presents a proven approach to accelerating organizational change by redirecting focus to core strengths. Through a combination of coursework and fieldwork, students earn advanced professional education in the foundations of AI and work on projects specific to their own organizations. The focused work bridges high ideals with the results-orientation of business and industry.

Additional sustainability-themed programs offered by Weatherhead Executive Education include:

  • Coaching
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Leadership Deep Dive™
  • Managing Others
  • Personal Impact and Empowerment
  • Women in Leadership
  • Seizing Innovation in a Greening World
  • Creating Actionable Sustainability Plans
  • Launching and Implementing an Impactful Sustainability Program
  • Being a Sustainability Leader
  • More Than Ethics: Expressing Values in Voice & Practice
  • Appreciative Inquiry
  • Designing Innovation & Strategy
  • Sustainable Value
  • Mindfulness for Enhanced Performance

See a full list of programs offered by Weatherhead Executive Education.

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