EDUCAUSE Institute

As you face budget challenges and an ever-changing playing field in higher education IT, exceptional management and leadership skills are in demand now more than ever. EDUCAUSE offers several programs to enhance your success as a current or future IT manager and leader.

Immersive Cohort-Based Programs

Across the EDUCAUSE Institute Programs, you'll find dynamic experiences designed to enhance your higher education IT management and leadership skills. Program faculty are executives and leaders from higher education institutions and associations, government, and the private sector committed to facilitating the exchange of information and ideas through collaborative dialogue.

Upcoming Events

Leadership Institute 2017, July 10-14, Long Beach, California
Management Institute 2017, July 24-28, Long Beach, California
Learning Technology Leadership Institute 2017, July 24-28, Long Beach, California

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EDUCAUSE Institute Programs

New IT Managers Program

18 hour face-to-face programming and peer networking, co-located with EDUCAUSE Connect locations

This program is for an IT professional aspiring to or very new to management.

Management Boot Camp

Face-to-face programming and peer networking, co-located with EDUCAUSE Connect locations

This program is for managers with 3-5 years experience.

Management Institute

A week-long residential program offered each summer

This program is for existing managers with some supervisory experience.

Learning Technology Leadership Institute

A week-long residential program offered each summer

This program is for an experienced individual in a learning technology position who aspires to a leadership role.

Leadership Institute

(Requires application)

A week-long residential program offered once a year. 

This program is for a new CIO or experienced senior-level leader aspiring to CIO/executive-level leadership.

Leading Change Institute

(Requires application)

Established in 2000 and co-hosted by EDUCAUSE and the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR); successor to the Frye Leadership Institute

An intensive week-long residential program coupled with online cohort meetings after the face-to-face program

EDUCAUSE Institute Roundtables and Seminars

CIO Experience

3-hour discussions held at the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative Annual Meeting and EDUCAUSE Connect events; limited to 50 higher education CIOs

Senior Directors Seminar

A networking and mentoring experience integrated over four days at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

Hawkins Leadership Roundtable

A networking and mentoring experience integrated over three days at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative Leadership Seminar

A deeper learning session combining leadership and expertise on a topic threaded throughout the annual meeting program