Industry Associations and Member Organizations


Wharton Executive Education frequently partners with national and international associations and membership organizations to offer individuals best-in-class learning opportunities among specific peer groups. Wharton has developed numerous programs in conjunction with these associations and organizations, focusing on a wide range of industries, including finance and financial management, human resources, travel, and pharmaceutical.

View the the full range of Industry Association and Member Organization Programs.


Examples of Current Programs

Athlete Development Professional Certification Program
This program is a joint venture between Wharton Executive Education and the National Football League developed in conjunction with the Wharton Sports Business Initiative. Designed by Wharton faculty and NFL insiders, including Troy Vincent, former NFL player and current Vice President of the NFL Player Engagement Organization, the Athlete Development Professional Certification Program is a progressive program that consists of three two-day, in-person sessions; virtual learning; and hands-on small group projects.

IMCACertified Investment Management Analyst® (CIMA®) Certification
Wharton Executive Education has partnered with the Investment Management Consultants Association (IMCA) for more than 20 years to offer the educational component of the CIMA certification process. Wharton's CIMA program provides the knowledge necessary to ensure that you are fully prepared to take the final CIMA Certification Exam.

FINRAFINRA/Wharton Certified Regulatory and Compliance Professional (CRCP) Program
Investors’ growing skepticism about issues of fairness and honesty in the securities industry has made it more crucial than ever for compliance officers and legal and regulatory professionals to stay on top of corporate securities law and adhere to securities laws and regulation. Created by Wharton and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), the FINRA/Wharton Certified Regulatory and Compliance Professional (CRCP) Program will help you and your organization maintain integrity by staying informed and compliant.

Institute for Private InvestorsInstitute for Private Investors Private Wealth Management Program
Whether the wealth arrives predictably or suddenly, many families find financial decision making to be a major challenge. A joint effort between Wharton and the Institute for Private Investors (IPI), the Institute for Private Investors' Private Wealth Management Program is a five-day residential program that will help your family meet the complex challenge of wealth management education and wealth asset management.

RMARMA/Wharton Advanced Risk Management Program
As companies face uncertainty in the current market, senior executives must make organizational risk management a high priority. The RMA/Wharton Advanced Risk Management Program answers this “call to arms,” giving you analytical frameworks, strategies, and resources to better measure, manage, and monitor risk at your organization.

SIFMASIFMA: Securities Industry Institute®
The result of a six-decade-long partnership between Wharton Executive Education and the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association, the SIFMA: Securities Industry Institute® is a workshop-based program that will equip you with practical information, ideas and answers directly applicable to your current and future responsibilities as a securities professional.

To learn more about Wharton’s programs with industry associations and member organizations please contact Patricia A. Parker, Practice Leader, at +1 215.898.1107 or by e-mail, .