Executive Education

Which program is right for you?


Certificate in Financial Planning

Earn Your Certificate in 9 Months

The financial planning profession is experiencing tremendous growth and the CFP® mark is the best-known credential.  Duquesne University's Executive Certificate in Financial Planning program is registered with Certified Financial Planning Board of Standards Inc. to fulfill the education requirements of the CFP® certification.  The program is designed for professionals in the financial field as well as career changers.


Professional Coaching Certification

Coaching is both an art and a science; professional coaches understand that. Moreover, they understand how to effectively communicate with clients in a ways that generate real results. An effective coach guides, inspires and empowers others, all to help them reach their potential and take them where they would like to be personally.

Continuing Coach Education

Executive and Leader Coaching

Relationship and Leader Coaching

ADAPT Career Coaching — Register for ADAPT


Emerging Women's Leadership

The Emerging Women's Leadership Program is designed for individuals who are identified as highly motivated and promotable. The program is designed to hone individual leadership skills and is inclusive and open to all genders. Most participants have two to seven years of professional experience.

Successful organizations recognize that a diverse leadership team brings creative and innovative ideas to an increasingly competitive global marketplace. By developing individual leadership skills, organizations can capitalize on diverse talent groups to create the next generation of successful business leaders.


Women's Executive Leadership

The Women's Executive Leadership Program develops strong performers who will drive growth, innovation, and change for their organizations. The program is inclusive and open to all genders.


Custom Programs

In many cases, organizations require unique and focused training programs to develop their leaders. Our custom leadership development programs provide learning experiences designed to address your specific business challenges. We collaborate with you in designing a program to ensure the learning objectives and outcomes align with your organization's specific learning and business goals.


APICS Certifications

The academic partnership between the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business Center for Excellence in Supply Chain Management and the Association for Supply Chain Management offers the opportunity to attain APICS certification in Planning and Inventory Management (CPIM), Supply Chain Professionals (CSCP), and Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD).