About Wharton

Explore New Ideas

to reimagine business

Innovative learning, guided by world-renowned faculty, that challenges assumptions and encourages experimentation.

Drive Business Results

through real-world application

An integrated approach that includes analytics, evidence-based research, and experiential learning.

Transform Leaders

who redefine success

The vision, confidence, and knowledge to inspire greater performance and create lasting impact.

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Our Mission & Vision

To be your best-in-class education partner for transformational learning that prepares today’s global business leaders and organizations for greater impact and long-term success.


Wharton provides world-class executive education that is innovative, evidence-based, practical, and results-focused to prepare individuals and organizations for greater success.

Highly experiential programs prepare executives with leadership and business acumen to accelerate professional success.

Wharton faculty and our expert program design team deliver learning solutions that meet your organizational needs and drive sustainable results.

Wharton innovates the way professionals learn and organizations develop talent with powerful knowledge that is scalable, flexible, and convenient.

Wharton Client Experiences

I can honestly say that I have applied almost everything I learned at Wharton to my current projects at work. Wharton has sharpened my strategic deal-making skills.”

Elzandi OosthuizenVP, Global Strategy, Monsanto Company

Pierre Hermant says Wharton provides a supportive, trusting learning environment for executives.


Client Successes: Citi

How does a global bank retain its most successful financial advisors while strengthening the skills to maximize their effectiveness serving wealth management clients? That was the talent investment challenge facing Citi, a leading global bank with approximately 200 million customer accounts, which operates in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions

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Our Faculty

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Sigal Barsade, PhD

Joseph Frank Bernstein Professor; Professor of Management, The Wharton School
Academic Director, High-Potential Leaders: Accelerating Your Impact

The focus of Dr. Barsade’s research expertise, speaking and consulting practice is organizational culture, emotional intelligence, unconscious bias, organizational change, teamwork and leadership. Professor Barsade is an award winning researcher and teacher whose academic expertise enables her to integrate cutting edge research tools and knowledge into practical use. She has published in the top academic research journals in her field, and has served on the editorial boards of the Administrative Science Quarterly, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes and Organization Science.

K@W - cracking code on brand growth

Cracking the Code on Brand Growth

The battle for business growth does not take place on the internet or on store shelves. Rather, it takes place in the subconscious mind of prospective customers, whose purchasing decisions are more malleable than many brand leaders realize, says Wharton Professor Michael Platt.

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Integrators and Segmentors: Managing Remote Workers

Integrators and Segmentors: Managing Remote Workers

Loneliness makes people less effective at work by lowering their commitment Help your team set effective boundaries between work and home by supporting those who prefer to keep them separate and those who don’t mind blurring the lines.

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Peter Fader -- Customer Centricity Playbook

The Customer Centricity Playbook

Not all customers are the same, regardless of how they appear on the surface. The most successful companies, from Amazon to Best Buy, understand their best customers are their most valuable asset, and they tailor their acquisition, development, and retention efforts to those customers.

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Plan Your Stay

The Wharton School is part of the historic University of Pennsylvania, a vibrant university located in the city of Philadelphia. Learn more about accommodations and planning your stay at Wharton’s Philadelphia or San Francisco campuses, or Penn’s Beijing campus.