NDSU Distance & Continuing Education (DCE)

Bringing Education to You

What is
Executive Education?

Providing in-depth leadership development to reach your potential personally and professionally. NDSU Executive Education offers a variety of sessions for business owners, emerging and mid-level leaders, and executives. Learn more and register for our upcoming sessions! Other services also include:

  • Tailored Corporate Solutions

    Bring an Executive Education session to your team. We provide tailored leadership training solutions for your organization. Schedule a consultation session today to identify your needs and create a results-oriented action plan for all levels of leadership within your organization.

  • Conference Planning

    We provide a full range of decision making services to make your next conference, event, or training session a success. From the venue and food selection to the registration process, our conference planning services will make the planning process flawless.

  • The Group Decision Center

    Established in 1998, the Group Decision Center (GDC) at NDSU is a network of 40 laptop computers equipped with award-winning software. Using technology and skilled facilitators, the GDC can also be accessed virtually. Use the GDC to assist with focus groups, meetings, strategic planning, problem solving, decision-making, surveys, and consensus through a platform that is anonymous and simultaneous. Learn more at www.ndsu.edu/gdc

The 3 Segments of NDSU Executive Education:

  • The Executive Suite

    Today’s complex and dynamic business climate demands that leaders possess effective strategies, insights, and business techniques. As a key leader with strategic responsibilities, your personal and professional growth reflects in your organization. The Executive Suite provides transformative professional development opportunities that promote executive leadership excellence.

  • Leadership Excellence Advancement Program

    Equipping the leaders of today with the necessary skills to succeed tomorrow, the Leadership Excellence Advancement Program offers a variety of sessions for mid-level and emerging leaders seeking to broaden their knowledge base and enhance their leadership skills.

  • Business Owner Solutions Series

    Connect with other business owners who face common challenges to stay competitive, innovative, and profitable. This series provides in-depth programming and practical tools to overcome these challenges and take your business to the next level. Topics included in this series cover a large range including process improvement, business development, leadership, strategic marketing, and exit strategies.