Management and Leadership

All programs are available for corporate on-site training.

For any business to not only survive, but also grow and remain profitable, its team must master crucial skills in management and leadership: skills that will differentiate an organization when economic and inter-personal crises occur, and create the most innovative and effective leaders within. Florida Atlantic University’s Management and Leadership programs guide students to develop advanced practices in management and leadership and become the next generation of leaders.

PH.D. ProgramLeadership Boot Camp: Effective Leadership

An intensive Management & Leadership Development Certificate Program, designed for Supervisors, Managers and Senior Leaders, Florida Atlantic University’s Leadership Boot Camp: Effective Leadership will benefit anyone with managerial responsibility and who requires strong decision-making skills and the ability to lead and motivate others.

Public Safety Leadership Development

The Public Safety Leadership Development Certificate Program constists of two tracks: Track One for newer supervisors and Track Two for experienced managers. Each track is a 8-halfday course designed for the next generation of South Florida public safety leaders including Police Officers, Firefighters, Paramedics, Corrections Officers and Telecommunications Dispatch. Participants will develop crucial leadership skills and behaviors that will enhance their own careers, their agencies, and the communities they serve.

Women in Executive Leadership

The Women in Executive Leadership program is an intensive course that will teach high potential individuals the skills they need to succeed in executive management positions. The Women in Executive Leadership Program is designed specifically for highly driven individuals whose goal is to attain executive leadership roles within their organizations or to achieve the ultimate level of professional success on their own entrepreneurial path

Emergency, Crisis and Disaster Management Leadership Training


The FAU International Center for Emergency Management Education (ICEME) offers several training programs in EM, including an annual Intensive Emergency Management Leadership Training Certificate program, FEMA certified courses, Mental Health for Trauma and Resilience Training Certificate program and a seminar series connecting business to public agencies in EM. These programs are designed to meet the expanding, sophisticated training and leadership development needs of Region 7’s public safety, public health, first responder, emergency, crisis and disaster management professionals. The curriculum for both the Intensive EM and Trauma and Resilience training is unique in the nation, developed and taught by US and global experts from Israel. 

Contact Us

For Leadership Boot Camp:

Sarah Wilson
Program Manager

phone: (561) 297-2366
map: BU 86 203

For Public Safety Leadership Development and Women in Executive Leadership:

Paige Garrido
Asst. Director Corporate Training
phone: (561) 297-4819

For Emergency Management Training:
Rebekah Dickinson
Chief Program Officer, ICEME
phone: 561.297.4680



Florida Atlantic University is accredited by the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI) as an Approved Provider.

Select leadership programs are eligible for re-certification credits by the HR Certification Institute. (Public Safety Leadership program is pending approval.)

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Florida Atlantic University is accredited by the Project Management Institute (PMI) as a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.).

Select Leadership programs are accredited by PMI and eligible for Professional Development Units (PDUs).

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Success Story

Leadership Boot Camp

"The Leadership program provided me with hands on tools to communicate effectively as a manager and resolve conflict with emotional intelligence. It has become an invaluable resource not only for my work but also my personal life. I highly recommend it."

-- Monika Moeller
Vice President, Pershing LLC

Accreditation & Rankings

AACSB Accredited

AACSB Accreditation

FAU Business is proud to be an accredited member of AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) International, the premier accreditation agency for Schools of Business worldwide.

FT Executive Education Rankings

FT Executive Education Rankings

FAU College of Business’ executive education professional development programs ranked #11 in the U.S. and #1 in Florida in the Financial Times Executive Education Rankings.

Online Grad Programs

Best Online GRAD Business Programs

#37 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs (Excluding MBA).

Online MBA programs

Best Online MBA Programs

FAU Business again ranked among the "Best Online MBA Programs" in 2020 by U.S. News & World Report.

Online Veterans

Best Online GRAD Veterans Programs

#19 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs for Veterans (Excluding MBA).

Online Veterans

Best Online Veterans MBA Programs

In 2019, U.S. News & World Report ranked FAU Business among the Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans. Florida Atlantic University has also earned the 2020-2021 Military Friendly® School "Gold Designation."

Sport Interantional Ranking

Best MBA in Sport Management Program

The MBA in Sport Management program is among the top 20 postgraduate sports business programs in the world, according to the latest rankings from SportBusiness.

Best Schools - Hospitality

Best Hospitality Program

FAU Business ranks on The 30 Best Hospitality Programs in the U.S.

Best For Vets

Best For Veterans

FAU Business was named one of the top business schools in South Florida for veterans by Military Times. Florida Atlantic University has also earned the 2020-2021 Military Friendly® School "Gold Designation."