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    Rice University Executive Education certificate programs are designed
    to build greater performance at work, with immediate results.

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    Participants sharpen their enterprise leadership skills, build financial acumen,
    and gain a deeper understanding of strategy and execution.

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    Manage your bottom line – don’t let it manage you.

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    Building Relationships, Improving Outcomes

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  • Upcoming Courses/Events

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      Leading Change

      October 27-28, 2015

      Most change initiatives fail to meet their intended objectives. Discover how to lead successful change through diagnosis, stakeholder analysis, influence, and adaptation. Participants learn how to navigate common pitfalls and foster widespread participation using case studies and experiential learning.

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      Leading And Managing High-Performance Teams

      November 17-18, 2015; April 26-27, 2016

      High achieving teams focus the creative energy of individuals towards an outcome, while ineffective teams are hampered by internal conflict and poor decision-making. By analyzing the characteristics of high performing teams and understanding the ripple effects of individual preference, participants will leave the course with techniques to successfully organize teams, create organizational enablers, manage conflict, and derive success.

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      Graduate Certificate In Finance And Accounting

      December 7-11, 2015

      Manage your bottom line. Discover the secrets of managing risk, understanding financial reports, placing accurate value on your business, and more. Offered in a 4.5 day format, and participants should take the entire program in one iteration. For curriculum and dates, please download the brochure.

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    About Us

    As global markets converge, successful businesses adapt to meet new challenges. With over 50 programs annually, working executives at all levels have the opportunity for development in a range of disciplines and formats. Choose individual programs for targeted learning, dig deeper through a series of programs leading to a certificate, or join our exclusive Accelerated Development Program (ADP) for strategic leaders. Organizations can elect for customized programming designed against specific outcomes. By cultivating a diverse community of learning and leadership, Rice University Executive Education continues to provide the highest quality experience from world-class faculty. Join us in Houston, Texas as we transform business thought.