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EDUCAUSE Institutes

Advance Your Career and Skills 

 

Designed and delivered by some of the most innovative leaders and practitioners in higher education today, the EDUCAUSE Institutes help you progress in your career and develop vital skills needed to lead and innovate while applying the themes of digital transformation; diversity, equity, and inclusion; student success; and data literacy.

 

  • Leadership Development

    Grow your skills and become the leader you need to be to advance your career.

  • Expert Faculty

    Enjoy interaction and meaningful feedback from expert faculty in higher education.

  • Immersive Learning

    Learn in an immersive environment, either face-to-face or online.

  • Small Cohort Programs

    Build a strong network that you can turn to for advice even after the institute ends.

  • Applied Strategies

    Gain skills and strategies that you can immediately apply in your everyday work.

  • Earn a Microcredential

    Display your competency-based microcredential to share your accomplishment

Professional Development for Every Stage of Your Career

  • New Managers Institute

    New Managers Institute

    Online
    For higher education professionals new to or aspiring to management positions.

    September–November 2021
    January–March 2022
    April–June 2022
    July–September 2022

    Learn More about the New Managers Institute→

  • New Managers Institute for Cybersecurity Professionals

    New Managers Institute for Cybersecurity Professionals

    Online
    For higher education cybersecurity and privacy professionals new to management or leading teams.

    September–November 2022

    New Managers Institute for Cybersecurity Professionals→

  • Managers Institute

    Managers Institute

    Online
    For higher education managers with 3-5 years of experience.

    January–April 2022
    June–August 2022

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  • Senior Directors Institute

    Senior Directors Institute

    Online
    For higher education professionals with 5-7 years of experience, or those actively seeking senior management roles within the next year.

    January–April 2022
    August–November 2022

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  • Leadership Institute

    Executive Leadership Institute

    In-Person and Online
    For new CIOs, CISOs, CAOs or experienced senior leaders who are actively seeking higher education executive-level leadership positions.

    October 2022

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  • Leading Change Institute

    Leading Change Institute

    In-Person
    For leaders in higher education, including CIOs, librarians, information technology professionals, and administrators, who are interested in working collaboratively to promote and initiate change on critical issues affecting the academy.

    Co-hosted by EDUCAUSE and the Council on Library and Information Resources.

    2022

    Learn More about the Leading Change Institute→

Learning Technology Leaders Institute

Online
For higher education professionals whose role involves the support, promotion, and innovation of teaching and learning and who are in the first 5-7 years of their career.

March–June 2022
August–November 2022

Learn More about the Learning Technology Leaders Institute→

 

Data Literacy Institute

Online
For higher education professionals who are new to working with and communicating with data and engage and interact with units that utilize data for decision-making.

January–March 2022
June–August 2022

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The following leadership and management programs are offered at EDUCAUSE conferences.

 

Hawkins Leadership Roundtable

Online and In-Person

For higher education emerging, senior, and executive leaders

Learn More about the Hawkins Leadership Roundtable→

 

Effective Leadership Seminar

For aspiring higher education security professionals

The Effective Leadership Seminar is held at the Security Professionals Conference.

 

Become an EDUCAUSE Institute Faculty Member

The EDUCAUSE Institute programs are supported and facilitated by leaders in the higher education community from a variety of areas including information technology, security, teaching and learning, and others. These leaders and experts serve as instructors, role models, and mentors to program participants. Learn more about the process →

   

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