Online Executive Education Programs

Learn new ideas, and develop management and leadership skills while accessing our faculty from anywhere in the world.

Our online executive education programs enable both collaborative and self-paced learning. You can pursue a certificate in one year with our immersive and intensive Stanford LEAD Certificate programs or learn at your own pace through the Stanford Innovation and Entrepreneurship Certificate.

Stanford LEAD

Forget everything you know about online executive education. Discover an engaging, collaborative, and academically rigorous educational experience where you will actively contribute to a powerful and inspiring community of global learners. Stanford LEAD (Learn. Engage. Accelerate. Disrupt.) offers a unique learning model, developed and taught by the renowned faculty who teach in our MBA and Executive Education programs.

What Makes Stanford LEAD Unique?

The one-year, eight course LEAD programs in Personal Leadership and Corporate Innovation focused on impact and transformation. Each program gives you the skills, confidence, and support to drive change — personally and professionally.

LEAD is Global

Build strong connections as you collaborate with a highly selective cohort of peers from around the globe. The diverse insights, experiences, and perspectives will enrich your year-long online learning.

LEAD is Social

Participate in active synchronous and asynchronous learning, team projects, and a cloud-based community space for interactive group exchanges and get individualized feedback from faculty, coaches, course facilitators, and peers.

LEAD is Online

Designed for busy executives, LEAD enables you to integrate your education with your work so you can apply, iterate, and innovate on the job and increase your immediate and long-term outcomes.