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Certificate of Executive Leadership for GSB Alumni

GSB graduates will now receive a Certificate of Executive Leadership from the Wisconsin School of Business Center for Professional and Executive Development upon completing the GSB program. GSB alumni who'd like to earn this certificate will receive advanced placement and a 15% tuition discount for the two courses that are required for alumni to complete the requirements.

Program Overview

The Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is more than an exceptional banking school—it’s a leadership program without equal. And, now, thanks to a new agreement with the Wisconsin School of Business’ Center for Professional and Executive Development, students who enroll in GSB will receive a Certificate of Executive Leadership from the Wisconsin School of Business, in addition to a GSB diploma, after successfully completing the rigorous 25-month program. Alumni of the Graduate School of Banking program are also eligible to receive this prestigous Certificate of Executive Leadership through advanced placement available exclusively to GSB graduates.

GSB graduates are required to successfully complete two additional courses to receive the certificate — Leadership Beyond Management and Leadership: Transform Your Business Culture. These exceptional programs are offered through the Wisconsin School of Business Center for Professional and Executive Development. Please click on the program titles above for details about upcoming courses. When you review the detailed curriculum and impressive faculty roster for each course, we’re confident you’ll see why this a great opportunity for GSB alumni. You’ll learn from some of the best leadership experts in the industry and round out your GSB experience by enhancing it with the new Certificate of Executive Leadership from one of the top business schools in the U.S. For additional information on the content of either program or general customer service, please call 1-800-292-8964 or email

About the Fluno Center for Executive Education

All classes will be held in the Fluno Center for Executive Education on the beautiful University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Fluno Center combines state-of-the-art professional education technology with the ambiance of a comfortable, relaxed, executive-style hotel. The eight-story training facility includes 100 executive residence rooms, each with an L-shaped desk, wireless internet access, queen-sized bed, whirlpool bath, cable TV and direct-dial telephone with voicemail. Additional guest services include: full-service buffet dining in the Executive Dining Room, study pub with billiards, light-fare and full-service bar, fitness facility, business center, convenient underground parking and valet laundry service. The meeting facilities are conveniently located on the first two floors and include the latest in presentation delivery technology and comfort for attendees. It’s a perfect setting for learning, sharing ideas, and networking with banking industry peers. Lodging questions should be directed to the Fluno Center; lodging is not included in tuition.