The Weatherhead School of Management cultivates creativity, innovation, and purpose-driven leadership at every level: self, others, organizations and society. Weatherhead’s more than 1,400 students study in undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs, which include STEM-eligible business degrees in finance, accounting, analytics, and operations. With innovative curriculum that infuses business with analytics and technology, the school is also known for breakthrough research in management practices. As the inventors of Appreciative Inquiry, Weatherhead has a long history of excellence in leadership development, emotional intelligence and executive coaching while building on new and unique strengths in quantitative modeling, business analytics and artificial intelligence-based applications. The Fowler Center for Business as an Agent of World Benefit brings students together with an international network of educators, researchers, and practitioners who incorporate social and global issues into business innovation and social entrepreneurship. xLab, a new initiative dedicated to partnering tech-savvy students, faculty and industry experts with legacy companies, gives students the unique opportunity to solve real-world problems for leading organizations.
Through robust career services, Weatherhead maintains deep connections to both the local and national business communities with the purpose of engaging students in real world experiences and meaningful internships. More than 20,000 Weatherhead alumni bring their management education to advance value-based business practices in organizations around the world. Weatherhead’s Executive Education programs engage more than 3,000 people annually and offer the latest in leadership development programs to help individuals at all stages of their careers grow in their profession.