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Executive Education creates and delivers leading edge courses and programs designed to support businesses in achieving their strategic goals in a rapidly changing and knowledge-driven global economy. All programs offer practical ideas and relevant knowledge grounded in cutting-edge research and real-world experience.

You will benefit from our extensive experience working with today's worldwide industry leaders and the growing ventures that will become tomorrow's leading innovations. Programs explore each facet of business enterprise from an executive's perspective and are taught by the University of Washington's nationally ranked Foster School of Business faculty.

UW Foster is a world-class business school in a pioneering city perched on the Pacific Rim. The world’s best and brightest leaders are here, applying ingenuity to better humanity. We celebrate our rich and uniquely Foster partnerships with iconic companies – we collaborate, we innovate, we call them neighbors. From entrepreneurial ventures to world-class companies, you will find Foster alumni working to create their greatest impact.

Community is the heart of who we are – it is why we start our purpose statement with “together.” We are committed to fostering a welcoming and inclusive environment that inspires everyone to be better together. We encourage every individual to bring their full self to all that we do. We foster leaders who better humanity through action. We foster the future by striving to be better tomorrow than we are today.

Our approach relies on fostering imagination, curiosity and innovation to solve unstructured, real-world problems. We gather insights by listening and truly hearing each other. We find strength in diversity and originality. We proactively lift each other up.

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