Transforming Leaders, Transforming Policy

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Executive Institute short courses are designed for hands-on learning, allowing participants to immediately put into practice what they have learned. Participants also earn CEUs (Continuing Education Units) and receive a McCourt School certificate of completion.

Current Offerings


Leaders and the power of their questions


September 5-6, 2019


Analyzing Unstructured Data WITH Python

September 26-27, 2019

Public-Private Partnerships 


February 27-28, 2020

Policy in Numbers: Quant for Non-Quants


November 7-8, 2019


Introduction to Public Budgeting


November 7-8, 2019


What works? Program Evaluation Techniques for Policy Managers



November 12-13, 2019

March 10-11, 2020


The Smartest City: How Design Thinking and Collaborative Governance Can Reshape Our Cities


November 14-15, 2019

February 20-21, 2020

July 16-17, 2020


Negotiating for Success


November 18-19, 2019


Why Take A Short Course?


small groups, meaningful interactions

Short-courses are open to public and last between one and five days. They are typically taught in small groups to create learning experiences that maximize meaningful interactions and an exchange of ideas.

The McCourt Difference

Courses are taught by full-time faculty from across our nationally ranked degree programs or by expert practitioners within their respective fields.

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