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The Key Executive Leadership Master of Public Administration (MPA) and the Key Executive Leadership Certificate have transformed good managers into extraordinary leaders for more than 35 years.

The Key Executive Leadership Programs curriculum is aligned with the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs) and works to promote a residential experience that lasts a lifetime.

Director's Welcome

Patrick Malone The job of running a democracy is not an easy one, and the implementation of public policy requires extraordinary leadership. Today's challenging environment demands leaders who are willing to: grow a mindset that can make sense of a complex environment; diagnose and change their behavior; inspire those they lead; work and learn collaboratively; overcome barriers to institutional change; act with integrity; facilitate reflective and productive dialogue, think strategically, and implement public policy with pristine skill and fierce resolve. More...



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Key in the Media

Robert Tobias, director of the Key Executive Leadership Program, appeared on Federal News Radio's "In Depth with Francis Rose" on April 16 to discuss new research suggesting that a four-tiered Senior Executive Service classification system could help structure job advancement for SES members.

Robert Tobias, director of the Key Executive Leadership Program, discussed on April 30 some of the challenges federal managers face on In Depth.

Events Calendar

Check back for updates on Key events in 2016!


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