Columbia Business School - Executive Program in Management

Modular program for professionals looking to leap into larger senior management roles

Course Snapshot
  • FeeUSD 33,000
  • Work Experience10 - 30 Years
  • Duration10 Months
  • Delivery MethodOnline + Classroom
Course Detail


Columbia Business School's Executive Program in Management (EPM) is an intensive, 10 month, modular program is designed for senior working professionals looking to make that leap into larger senior management roles. The Program has several learning components: Classroom immersions at Columbia Business School's New York Campus and in Dubai, virtual sessions, application projects and experiential learning. Over the 10 months, the Program will equip you with the hard and soft skills required to step up to the next level.

EPM is an exceptional way to:

- Engage with Columbia Business School's world class faculty around both their latest research and their experience in such areas as leadership, strategy and finance
- Increase your network connections with experienced business people from a wide variety of cultures, nationalities and backgrounds
- Understand the latest developments in global markets, emerging economies, financial institutions and finance
- Combine theory and practice by working on application projects relevant to each participant
- Establish lifelong connections to Columbia Business School by receiving select Columbia Business School alumni benefits

Why should you consider this program?

- Learn from Columbia faculty who are world renowned experts in their fields.
- Global knowledge and learning through faculty, cases and a diverse peer group.
- Flexible program structure which minimizes time away from work.
- Applied learning. Learn key concepts in an academic module, apply the same at your work place, and share learnings in the next module. Learn. Work. Learn.
- Examine Disruptive Business Models and their impact on worldwide businesses.
- Peer learning from a experienced and accomplished group of fellow participants who bring diverse experiences, cultures, nationalities and perspective to the classroom

Alumni Benefits

As a graduate of EPM, you receive a number of benefits, including:

- Access to Columbia Business School Alumni Career Services resources
- Invitations to alumni events and programs around the world
- Eligibility to join a Columbia Business School alumni club
- A 25 percent tuition benefit for yourself and up to four colleagues each year for programs lasting up to seven days.
- Global networking opportunities
- Lifetime Columbia Business School forwarding e-mail address
- Subscriptions to all Columbia Business School alumni publications

Desired Candidate Profile

Participants might come from large organizations or medium sized companies or even from startups. EPM will help talented leaders prepare to take on larger, critical roles. All the key elements of the EPM experience - the professors, the content, peer interactions and application exercises etc.
are designed specifically for executives with:

- A minimum of 10+ years of work experience
- International exposure is preferred
- An urgent agenda for change
- Confident fluency in written and spoken English

Course Modules

Leadership & Management

- Your Leadership Journey
- Leading Change
- Networking and Building Social Capital
- Negotiation and Decision Making
- Persuasion and Influencing
- Social Styles
- Communication and Conflict
- Flexible Thinking
- CSR Accounting
- Executing Vision

Strategy & Innovation

- Strategic Intuition
- The Strategic Learning Cycle
- Discovery Driven Growth
- Strategic Planning
- Operations Strategy
- Strategy Application Project
- Transient Advantage
- Entrepreneurial Thinking and Leadership

Global Business Acumen

- Global Economic Environment
- The Changing Distribution of Global Power
- Macroeconomics
- Behavioral Economics
- Leading Across Cultures
- Value Investing
- Thinking Globally