USC Price Executive Education Forum for Policy and Administration (EXED)
OUR MISSION — To educate and train leaders around the world as well as in local communities so that they manage organizations and devise policies that make the world, as well as the communities in which they live and work, better places for all.
EXED Program Summary
The Executive Education Forum for Policy and Administration at USC Price offers a broad base of specialized non-degree certificate programs for local and global leaders. The Forum is a suite of programs targeting public sector and other senior, mid-level, and emerging leaders, and is designed to deepen their understanding of substantive policy issues, augment their ability to leverage and increase existing public sector capacity, and foster leadership – all with the purpose of improving public and nonprofit administration and solving public problems. The Forum achieves this by bringing together world-renowned faculty of USC Price, experienced practitioners and a dynamic curriculum to teach and reach across boundaries.
- Local Leaders Program: Designed for local elected officials, this program offers a focused curriculum in ethics, governance, leadership and public policy to promote and enhance commitment to public value and to reach across sectors. Our target audiences for this program are mayors, council members, supervisors, special district board members and senior executives.
- Global Leaders Program: This program offers customized educational and training programs for domestic and foreign governments, government agencies and policy-driven organizations , with the goal of satisfying their specific needs. The Global Leaders Program seeks to train public servants, senior executives and administrators in an organization, as well as emerging leaders among their staff. Here our target audiences include governments, government agencies for-profit or non-profit organizations, which have identified a specific training need to be filled.