Online Programs for Individuals

Powerful, high-impact learning, whenever and wherever you need it.

Develop your expertise as a leader and increase your competitive edge. Gain powerful knowledge and tools from Wharton faculty, and insights from a worldwide network of peers, through in-depth programs that can be completed in just a few weeks or months.

Online Programs for Individuals

Wharton LIVE Virtual Programs

Real-time, synchronous peer learning

Gain knowledge for immediate impact through these fully-immersive virtual programs. Delivered online with live access to Wharton faculty throughout the learning experience, these exclusive programs offer a high level of engagement through class discussions, case studies, dynamic group exercises, and networking with peers.

Online Certificate Programs

Flexible, high-impact knowledge for executives

Wharton’s Online Certificate Programs are self-paced and designed for executives to develop their leadership and management skills or gain business insights through analytics. Led by Wharton faculty and instructors, course modules include real-world case studies, interactive projects, and live group sessions.

Corporate Governance: Essentials for a New Business Era

Sep. 29 – 30 and Oct. 6 – 7, 2020  •  LIVE Virtual  •  $4,900

Acquire critical management tools and gain new insight into the duties and nuances of board service. Learn how to forge partnerships with company officers to strengthen financial return, conduct better enterprise risk management, and achieve governance diversity during these complex times.

Virtual Format: Live, synchronous

Duration: 4 days (Tuesdays & Wednesdays)

Commitment: 4 hours per day

live virtual participant

Designing and Managing Supply Chains for the Future

August 3 – 7, 2020  •  LIVE Virtual  •  $4,900

Discover ways to prepare to reduce your company’s exposure to unforeseen events that may target vulnerabilities in your supply chain. Learn new approaches to help manage supply chain risk and build resiliency for the future.

Virtual Format: Live, synchronous

Duration: 1 week

Commitment: 4–5 hours per day

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Distressed Asset Investing and Corporate Restructuring

August 17 – 25, 2020  •  LIVE Virtual  •  $6,500

Learn how to assess the long-term value of and investment opportunities in companies that are financially distressed. Become knowledgeable about the integral roles that business managers, professional investors, and banking advisors can play in restructuring corporate debt.

Virtual Format: Live, synchronous

Duration: 7 days

Commitment: 4–6 hours per day

Adjunct Professor Kevin Kaiser on Distressed Asset Investing and teaching in a LIVE, virtual format.

Leading through Challenging Times

July 27 – 30, 2020  •  LIVE Virtual  •  $3,900

Effective leadership in the wake of COVID-19 requires a new leadership skill set. Designed for a new business reality, this program draws on current research from top Wharton faculty. This program offers their fresh insights to teach the mindsets and strategies for fortifying your own leadership and for leading others.

Virtual Format: Live, synchronous

Duration: 4 days

Commitment: 4 hours per day

Leading through Challenging Times

Private Equity: Investing and Creating Value

September 8 – 18, 2020  •  LIVE Virtual  •  $8,900

Gain exposure to the strategies that private equity firms use to structure and finance deals, and create value for their investors. Understand the key drivers in private equity and gain confidence in evaluating investment opportunities.

Virtual Format: Live, synchronous

Duration: 2 weeks

Commitment: 4 hours per day

Academic Director Bilge Yilmaz on how Private Equity provides investors with a framework for creating value.

Venture Capital

July 27 – August 7, 2020  •  LIVE Virtual  •  $8,900

This program will provide participants with a rigorous framework both to evaluate investment opportunities and to manage a multi-stage investment process in an innovative firm. Learn how to evaluate venture capital investment opportunities and do due diligence that will uncover pitfalls and mitigate risk.

Virtual Format: Live, synchronous

Duration: 2 weeks

Commitment: 4 hours per day

Wharton’s David Wessels says Venture Capital shows you what it takes to fund a company and make it successful.

Leadership and Management Certificate

4 Online Courses  •  Start Immediately  •  $3,600

Designed exclusively for executives, this four-course certificate will help leaders across the organization reach new levels of success. Access cutting-edge management concepts from nine world-class Wharton faculty.

Duration: 4–6 weeks per course

Commitment: 2–4 hours per week

CEU Credits: Each of the four courses is eligible for 1 Continuing Education Unit (CEU) from Wharton Online.

Course Titles:

  • Leadership in the 21st Century
  • Managing and Motivating Talent
  • Managing the Global Firm
  • Strategic Management: Competitive and Corporate Strategy

Watch the video to learn about the power of this Wharton Certificate.

The latest evidence on what it takes to become a better leader might surprise you.”

Adam Grant, PhDThe Saul P. Steinberg Professor of Management, The Wharton School; Professor of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania

Business Analytics: From Data to Insights

Starts June 25, 2020  •  $2,600

This online certificate program provides managers and leaders an understanding of how analytics can help improve their decision-making process. The program will help you look at data and identify insights, improve your ability to make predictions for the long term, and prescribe future actions that help make better business decisions.

Duration: 3 months, online

Commitment: 6–8 hours per week

Business Analytics Certificate

Wharton’s two-month online certificate program, HR Management and Analytics: Unlock the Value of Human Capital, delves into topics that will help you to become a more strategic HR partner by gaining a holistic understanding of how HR management and data analytics intersect.

Duration: 2 months, online

Commitment: 4–6 hours per week

HR Management and Analytics - Online Certificate Program

Management Development Program: Develop Your Managerial Mindset

Starts September 3, 2020  •  $9,500

Reach your potential as a manager through this six-month program that blends hard and soft skills into one holistic learning experience, culminating with a live three-day on-campus experience.

Duration: 6 months, online

Commitment: 3–5 hours per week

Management Development Program