Lead with Design

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Parsons Executive Education offers tailored programs and transformative learning experiences for professionals at various stages of their careers. Whether you’re a senior executive restructuring your organization, a mid-career professional seeking growth, or a future changemaker, you’ll acquire invaluable insights and skills that can significantly accelerate your professional development.

One of the world’s top design institutions, Parsons offers immersive programs that provide a unique advantage. You benefit from creative frameworks and industry expertise that enable you to master emerging cultural trends, adapt swiftly to technological shifts, and confront business challenges with a purpose-driven approach to leadership, innovation, and impact.

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Find the Right Program for You

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Custom Programs for Organizations

Partner with us to deploy custom design-led solutions that produce impact and promote fit-for-purpose growth for groups, teams, and organizations.

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Long-form Programs

Broaden your management capabilities, develop innovative business practices, and evolve as a global leader with Parsons’ degree and diploma programs.

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Open Programs for Individuals

Fulfill your potential, accelerate your professional development, and learn how leading by design can help you gain the creative advantage you need to take your company—and your career—to the next level.

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Why Parsons?

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Learn more about how a Parsons executive education can transform you—so that you can transform your teams, organization, and community.

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Choose the Way You Wish to Learn

Committed to dynamic, experiential learning, we offer format options to fit your needs.


In-Person Experience

Join us at our campus for an intimate and engaging experience. Here you will learn from world-class faculty and industry innovators and connect with peers from diverse backgrounds and industries from around the globe.


Hybrid Experience

Combining in-person classroom instruction with online learning, our hybrid programs help executives like you transform their organizations and advance their careers through a format that offers both rigor and flexibility. 


Online Experience

Experience our dynamic on-campus programs from wherever you are. Our online classes fit easily into your schedule while providing a highly immersive virtual space, best-in-class online learning, and opportunities for structured hands-on engagement.