These days certain trends have emerged. Namely the corporate universities wants to leverage learning leadership, leadership development as a well strategic and organizational effort for talent management and modern trends that connotes access to the executive committee and board.
The University of Pennsylvania developed this program after a thorough research and analysis with an advisory board, composed of industry leaders, to meet the requirements of learning leaders. Penn has developed exclusive programs CLO that meet the profession's needs in academics, logistics and prestige.
An Executive Program - In this program the professional learning community meets for two separate weeks each semester, hence allow students to work while they study. It’s a blend of on-site, field and distance learning and projects, hence it could be considered as executive in nature.
Master's Program - In this course students apply to become a master’s degree conferred by the Graduate School of Education. They need to complete any three course blocks and the master’s thesis course.
Doctoral Program - After completing the three course blocks students can request approval to continue on to complete the doctoral program.
For cohorts there are a limited number of openings, starting in May 2011 and the next application deadline is scheduled for February 1, 2011. For subsequent application deadlines, please contact a Karen Fiala at +1.215.573.5434 (Worldwide).
There is no application fee for the program. If you accept our offer of admission, there will be a $1,000 deposit required to hold your place in the class.
The University of Pennsylvania is the oldest and one of the finest universities for higher learning in United States. The University ranks among the top ten in the nation in the US News & World Report survey, while GSE is rated among the leading schools in its respective field.
Executive Program in Work-Based Learning Leadership
Graduate School of Education
3440 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
phone: +1.215.573.5434 (Worldwide)