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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.

COVID-19 Update

All Georgetown University degree programs – including all McCourt School programs and classes – have moved to a virtual learning format effective Monday, March 16 and until further notice. More information and updates about this transition can be found at the Georgetown University Coronavirus Resource Center.


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Current Offerings

Crisis Communications: Strategies for Successfully Leading Through A Crisis
October 19-23, 2020 (virtual delivery)

Data Reasoning in a Disinformation World
April 8-9, 2021

From Data to Decisions: Using Visualizations to Find and Share Insights in Your Data
December 10-11, 2020

Leaders and the Power of Their Questions
October 14-16, 2020 (virtual delivery)

Negotiating For Success
November 16-20, 2020 (virtual delivery)

One Year Later – Overview of Must-Do’s for Implementing the Federal Data Strategy
March 22-26, 2021 (virtual delivery)

Policy in Numbers: Quant for Non-Quants
September 14-18, 2020 (virtual delivery)

Public-Private Partnerships
September 14-18, 2020 (virtual delivery)
February 25-26, 2021

Qualitative Research Methods
October 26-30, 2020 (virtual delivery)

The Smartest City
October 20, 22 & 23, 2020 (virtual delivery)

Understanding Affordable Housing Policy
October 19-23, 2020 (virtual delivery)

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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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