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Invest in Yourself

Advance Your Career with Our Open Enrollment Short Courses

Broaden your skillset, deepen your knowledge and join a rich network of executives in NYU Stern Executive Education short courses. These intensive, two- to five-day open enrollment courses are designed to support your professional development and position yourself for lasting success.

Learn more below and when you're ready, browse our short course catalog.

Short Courses Snapshot

Our two- to five-day short courses are intensive learning experiences designed to minimize time away from the office.
Seasoned NYU Stern faculty call upon their deep industry experience and knowledge to teach courses on a variety of essential business topics.
Courses take place at our Greenwich Village campus in the heart of New York City, the perfect location to inspire and energize.
Participants receive a Certificate of Achievement upon completion, credit toward additional Executive Certificates and benefits, and are eligible for CPE credits through NASBA.

Topic Areas

Whether you want to lead innovative teams, enhance your financial acumen or unlock opportunities hidden in data analytics, NYU Stern short courses fill critical knowledge gaps and develop skills in the following areas:

> Leadership & Management
> Strategy & Innovation
> Finance & Risk Management
> Business Analytics & Marketing
> Entrepreneurship & Technology
> Global Economy & Society
Prof. Anthony Saunders teaching executive finance course

What to Expect

Our team of dedicated professionals is here to guide you throughout your program. From providing pre-program materials to securing high-end catering and facilitating networking opportunities, we provide a seamless experience so that you can focus on growing intellectually and professionally.

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How to Register

Taking the next step in your career is easy with our online application process outlined below.
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Browse Courses

Browse our course catalog to find a program that best suits your learning needs and schedule. Click into the course to read program takeaways, academic instructors, agendas and more.

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Fill Out Application

Select the dates you would like to attend, click "Register for Course" and fill out the application. We also offer group registrations if you are enrolling multiple participants.

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Finalize Registration

After submitting your application, you will be redirected to your shopping cart. Continue browsing to register for additional courses, or click the "Finalize Registration" button if you are ready to checkout.

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Pay Tuition & Enroll

Pay your course tuition via credit card to finalize registration and enroll in your courses.

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Our Participants

Participants in NYU Stern Executive Education short courses come from across industries and around the world. Although there are no formal education or background requirements, our short courses are designed for executives with at least five years of work experience.

Participant Countries

Our participants come from more than 50 countries across six continents. By attending NYU Stern Executive Education programs, participants have the opportunity to join a network of professionals that spans the globe.

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Top Industries

Because our short courses are applicable across industries, participants come from a wide variety of backgrounds and provide multiple perspectives on key business topics. Some of our top participant industries include:

Finance
Consulting
Healthcare
Energy
Media & Entertainment
Technology

Years of Experience

Our short course participants are rising leaders and high-level executives within their organization. On average, participants have 17 years of professional experience, with most of our participants falling in the range of 7 to 20 years experience.

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Highest Level of Education

Most of our participants have a graduate degree, with about half of participants holding a Masters or MBA degree.

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Does This Sound Like You?

Browse our course catalog and enroll in a course today, or contact us for help finding the right program for you.