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Key Executive Leadership Programs

Executive Leadership Certificate

Come to a Key Executive Leadership Certificate Information Session to learn more about our program!
All sessions are held at the National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA) at 900 7th Street, NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC 20001 from noon-1:30pm. Lunch is provided by Key.


Current Info Session Schedule:

  • April 11
  • May 9
  • June 4
  • July 16

To RSVP click here or call 202-885-3857 if you or a colleague are interested in attending a session (or are unable to attend but would like to receive an application package).

We are currently accepting applications for our upcoming fall cohort. This cohort brings together a group that learns together during the 8-month program, meeting twice a month for two full days (Friday and Saturday). Key students learn from distinguished American University School of Public Affairs faculty and from each other. Classes begin in September.

Senior Program Manager Certificate

Come to a Key Senior Program Manager Certificate Information Session to learn more about our program!
All sessions are held at the National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA) at 900 7th Street, NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC 20001 (a block from the Chinatown metro stop)from noon-1:30pm.

Current Info Session Schedule:

  • There are currently no information sessions scheduled. Check back soon for an updated schedule.

RSVP to Jennifer Tether at keycert@american.edu or 202-885-3857 if you or a colleague are interested in attending the session (or are unable to attend but would like to receive an application package).

Open House

Come learn about all of the programs offered through the Key Executive Leadership Programs! This is your chance to see both Key MPA and Certificate classes in action. You will also have an opportunity to talk with students currently enrolled in both Key MPA and Certificate cohorts. Lunch is provided by the Key Programs.

Next Open House:

  • April 19

RSVP by clicking here if you or a colleague are interested in attending.