BRUSSELS, May 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
The Center for Creative Leadership (CCL ®) ranks No. 6 overall in the 2012 Financial Times worldwide survey of executive education released today, the second straight year it has earned that spot. CCL has earned a Top 10 ranking in the survey for 11 consecutive years - and remains the only institution among 50 in the survey that specializes in leadership education and research.
CCL, with offices in Asia, Africa, Europe and North America, also ranks No. 6 worldwide for Customized programs and No. 14 for Open-Enrollment programs.
The Financial Times ranks institutions that offer customized executive education in several sub-categories. CCL placed in the Top 5 in five of them: aims achieved; future use; faculty; teaching methods & materials; and facilities.
In Open Enrollment, CCL placed in the Top 10 in four sub-categories: aims achieved; faculty; teaching methods and materials; and course design.
The Financial Times executive education rankings are based on direct feedback from organizational and individual clients from around the world who rated leading executive education providers, such as Harvard, Wharton, INSEAD and IMD, for quality and impact.
"It is a privilege to rank once again among the world's top providers of executive education," CCL President and CEO John Ryan said. "We are grateful for the opportunities our clients provide to serve them and proud of the lasting impact our talented women and men create for them every day."
About the Center for Creative Leadership
The Center for Creative Leadership (CCL®) is a top-ranked, global provider of executive education that accelerates strategy and business results by unlocking the leadership potential of individuals and organizations. Founded in 1970, CCL offers an array of research-based programs, products and services for leaders at all levels. Ranked among the world's Top 10 providers of executive education by Bloomberg BusinessWeek and the Financial Times, CCL is headquartered in Greensboro, N.C., with offices in Colorado Springs, Colo.; San Diego, Calif.; Brussels; Moscow; Singapore; New Delhi-NCR, India and Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Its work is supported by 500 faculty members and staff.
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