96 percent of Key graduates state that the program played an important role in their professional success.
Aligned with the Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs) developed by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM), the Key Executive Leadership Programs prepares mid career professionals at the GS-12 level (or NGO equivalent) and above who are seeking to become effective, top quality team and executive leaders.
Open Enrollment Programs
The Key Programs offer two open enrollment programs to expand the contemporary public management knowledge, values, and skills of government executives.
- The Key Executive Leadership Master of Public Administration (MPA) is a 36-credit hour graduate course of study in the skills, knowledge, and values needed for effective performance as a high-level executive.
- The Key Executive Leadership Certificate is an eight course certificate program designed to provide a unique experience for enthusiastic and seasoned managers who have an interest in strengthening management skills, heighten leadership skills, and furthering their public service career.
Agency Sponsored and Customizable Programs
To further meet the needs of agencies, the Key Executive Leadership Programs offers agency-sponsored and customizable programs, which offer agencies more flexibility, cost-effective training, customized content, and comprehensive program and administrative support.