Learning Opportunities

Executive Leadership Program

Type: Executive Education
Target Audience:
Alumni, Faculty, Administration, Continuing Education
Posted On: 11/19/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/19/2019

The Executive Leadership Program (ELP) is unique to Seattle University. It is an 8-month certificate program that provides an in-depth exploration into leadership and its personal meaning in each participant’s life. The Leadership Executive MBA (LEMBA) at Seattle University also begins with this unique leadership experience.

Executive MBA Program

Type: Executive Education
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration, Continuing Education
Posted On: 11/19/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/19/2019

Combining introspection with collaboration, you will develop, refine and learn to adapt your personal approach to leadership in a rapidly changing world while opening a path to career promotions — and changes — in a highly competitive job market.

The program begins with a 2-quarter, unique experiential leadership curriculum followed by advanced business courses for sustained growth in your career, entrepreneurial efforts and community pursuits.

Program highlights that will give you a competitive edge include:

Applied Logistics

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration, Continuing Education
Posted On: 11/15/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/15/2019

Students will understand the uses for Network Design and be able to apply it to real world problems. In addition, they will work through framing a problem, and using project management steps to drive a solution to completion. Students work in teams on a semester-long problem, acting as off-site consultants. Project types can include: impact of a change in inventory policy, near shoring impacts, risk mitigation/supply interruptions.

Applied Lean Six Sigma

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration, Continuing Education
Posted On: 11/15/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/15/2019

Led by an experienced professional in Lean and Six Sigma practices, students learn advanced tools of continuous improvement through class work and real-world projects with Marquette University departments and local organizations. Students participate in a continuous improvement project with a team throughout the semester. The students also have the benefit of receiving guidance on their projects from an assigned experienced professional mentor.

Applied Procurement Course

Type: Continuing Education
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration, Continuing Education
Posted On: 11/15/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/15/2019

Whether in the classroom or on-site, students in the Applied Procurement course work alongside some of the best in the business. Students are taught by experienced procurement professionals for one class period and spend two half-days each week in Milwaukee-area firms working on real-world tasks consistent with the content covered in class. A trifecta of learning occurs for each student, from their company sponsor, their instructor and their peers. This course has realized significant business value for our company partners.

Lecture Series Webcasts

Type: Continuing Education
Target Audience:
Alumni, Faculty, Administration, Student, Continuing Education
Posted On: 11/15/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/15/2019

Strategic Business Communication

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration, Continuing Education
Posted On: 11/15/2018
Registration Deadline: 04/09/2019

Practical Finance and Accounting for Family Business

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration, Continuing Education
Posted On: 11/15/2018
Registration Deadline: 05/02/2019

Accounting and finance are the language of business, the scorecards that measure success and failure. In this program, you’ll discover a comprehensive approach to financial analysis to help you assess your organization’s financial decisions. You’ll receive a foundation in basic managerial finance, including terms such as valuation, financing, diversification, capital structure, and hedging. Plan to engage with adult learners from other family businesses using hands-on tools in a case analysis from a family business and simulations.

Practical Finance and Accounting for Family Business

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration, Continuing Education
Posted On: 11/15/2018
Registration Deadline: 05/02/2019

Accounting and finance are the language of business, the scorecards that measure success and failure. In this program, you’ll discover a comprehensive approach to financial analysis to help you assess your organization’s financial decisions. You’ll receive a foundation in basic managerial finance, including terms such as valuation, financing, diversification, capital structure, and hedging. Plan to engage with adult learners from other family businesses using hands-on tools in a case analysis from a family business and simulations.

Six Sigma Green and Black Belt

Type: Online Class
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration, Continuing Education
Posted On: 11/15/2018
Registration Deadline: 03/04/2019

Become a certified Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt. Contribute to long term sustainable results for your organization. Our Green Belt and Black Belt courses are delivered online with weekly, live lectures from a master of Six Sigma practices.

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