Programs & Courses / Open Enrollment
Need to give your resume some extra oomph? The Center for Corporate Education at Stony
Brook University has exactly what you need.
Whether you’re aiming for a promotion or a career change, we have a program that’ll
give you the tools you need to succeed. We offer courses in leadership, communication,
project management, and more. Take a standalone class to sharpen a specific skill,
or go all the way with a professional certificate program.
No matter what, you’ll be standing out from the competition in no time. Ready to get
started? Check out our course offerings today! Our expert faculty and instructors
deliver dynamic CCE programs in the following areas:
Project Management/Business Analysis
Both Project Management and Business Analysis Certificate programs, as well as individual
courses, enrich skills that promote project efficiency, tighter cost and time management,
enhanced communication of objectives and better use of human resources. Participants
in the Business Analysis program acquire the skills needed to identify business needs
as well as implement solutions.
The role of an effective manager/supervisor is to get each employee working to his
or her maximum potential. CCE courses help develop top managers by teaching how to
increase interpersonal effectiveness, set performance expectations, tie performance
appraisals to success, connect people to the “Big Picture,” coach for goal achievement,
resolve workplace leading conflicts and provide feedback for improvement.
For some, leadership comes naturally – but for most, becoming a highly effective leader
takes training. CCE Leadership programs teach building high performance teams, organizational
culture, the human dynamics of leading, and how to manage conflict as well as other
Sending a written or verbal message that is clear, impactful and effective is at the
root of all business success. CCE courses teach the basics of business communication
including how to build commanding presentations, how to add clout to writing and how
to overcome a number-one fear – public speaking.
Managing people, procedures and performance metrics in a business are critical to
attaining goals. CCE offers programs that provide an in-depth understanding of how
to develop performance measures, manage the supply chain, mitigate risks and analyze
the root causes of recurring problems.
Operational Excellence: Lean/Six Sigma
For businesses looking to create a competitive advantage, CCE provides a blueprint
to lean transformation and the attainment of operational excellence. By applying these
continuous improvement principles, businesses can achieve greater efficiency and profitability.
Today’s businesses run on technology, and CCE offers specialized, multi-level courses
to familiarize participants with emerging technologies and the potential application
to their products and services.