participants in the Stanford LEAD Online Business Program
Stanford LEAD Online Business Program

Participant Profile

Stanford LEAD attracts highly engaged and motivated mid-senior level professionals from around the world who desire a Stanford GSB education in an immersive and flexible online format.

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Learning Goals

There are many scenarios in which you may benefit from the LEAD program. Some of the most common captured below:

  • Desire for professional development to achieve career goals and aspirations.
  • Gain new perspectives and knowledge to accelerate performance in a new function or position.
  • Obtain business and leadership fundamentals to round out experience in fields not traditionally rooted in business.

We encourage you to contact us directly or take a pre-assessment if you have questions about program fit with your individual learning goals.

Eligibility Considerations

Participants are selected based on proven aptitude, years of experience, a desire to collaborate, and a desire become more impactful leaders who are committed to accelerating change within themselves and their organizations.

  • Our admissions process is selective so that the diversity of perspectives within each cohort enriches the learning experience.
  • Cohort size is limited in order to maximize faculty-to-participant and participant-to-participant engagement.
  • You must be proficient at writing and speaking English.
  • No GMAT or GRE required