UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

About UNC Executive Development

For over sixty years, UNC Executive Development has partnered with organizations to create customized executive development programs to answer their business challenges. As a part of the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, UNC Executive Development brings the school's experience, reputation, and noted faculty to these challenging and impactful programs.   

In 2014, the Financial Times ranked UNC Executive Development No. 9 overall in the world and No. 4 in the United States for its customized executive development programs designed to help organizations address these challenges.  UNC Executive Development also ranked highly in many individual categories, notably as No. 3 in the world for value for money.

UNC Executive Development ranked among the top 5 schools internationally in the 2014 Financial Times executive education rankings on the following criteria:

  • Value for money
  • Program design
  • Faculty
  • New skills and learning

UNC Executive Development ranked among the top 10 schools internationally in the 2014 Financial Times executive education rankings on the following criteria:

  • Aims achieved
  • Facilities
  • Preparation
  • Teaching methods
  • Future use
Our current Financial Times executive education rankings

 

In the November 2013 Bloomberg Businessweek executive education rankings, UNC Executive Development programs were rated among the world's best for both custom and open enrollment programs as follows:

  • UNC Executive Development ranked #13 globally and #6 in the U.S. for custom executive education programs
  • UNC Executive Development ranked #14 globally and #8 in the U.S. for open enrollment executive education programs
Our current Bloomberg Businessweek executive education rankings

Annual Client Survey*

What do our client partners say about working with UNC Executive Development?

  • 100% report that UNC Executive Development had a positive impact on the effectiveness of their leaders to address key business imperatives.
  • 100% are highly likely to recommend us to others as a preferred provider.

And our clients also report the highest satisfaction with UNC on the following factors-experience/reputation, results, design, and partnership (the capacity to effectively work with clients to develop and deliver programs) - which are among the most important factors they considered when choosing a custom executive education provider. 

*All statistics taken from the 2013 Annual Client Survey. The UNC Executive Development Annual Client Survey is 100% independently administered by Client Opinions, Inc. of Chapel Hill, NC and only represents actual results from current, previous and past client responses.

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