Greensboro, N.C. – The Center for Creative Leadership (CCL®) ranked No. 8 overall in the 2008 Financial Times worldwide survey of executive education released today. CCL is the only institution in the survey focused exclusively on leadership education and research, placing it in the company of many of the world’s elite business schools.
CCL, which operates campuses in North America, Europe and Asia, is also ranked No. 6 worldwide for Open Enrollment programs — the 7th straight year in the Top 10 in this category. The Center’s Open Enrollment programs also placed among the Top 5 in 5 categories: Aims Achieved; Course Design; Teaching Materials; Faculty; and Follow-Up.
“We’re proud to be ranked so highly among such prestigious institutions once again,” said CCL President John Ryan. “At CCL, creating impact for clients is our top priority. These new rankings show our work consistently makes a difference for leaders and organizations.”
The Financial Times executive education rankings were based on surveys of organizations and individuals from around the world who rated leading executive education providers for quality and impact.