Crummer Earns #1 Ranking in the Nation for Leadership Center

WINTER PARK, FL (February 16, 2016) – The Rollins College Crummer Graduate School of Business was named the #1 masters program in the country for leadership and organizational development. The accolade comes from’s prestigious Leadership Excellence Awards, which have honored the world’s top leadership programs for more than 33 years.

Crummer’s Center for Leadership Development provides in-depth leadership training and experiential programming to foster self-awareness, personal growth, and relationship building. The Center serves Crummer’s Professional MBA students and Early Advantage MBA students, a full-time day program for recent college graduates and career changers.

“We are honored for Crummer to earn the number one ranking from Leadership Excellence for our extensive applied learning programming,” said Rob Hebeler, Assistant Dean, Rollins College Crummer Graduate School of Business.  “Our experiential approach constantly evolves based on best practices from real-world business executives, helping our students and alumni grow into thoughtful and effective leaders in today’s dynamic business environment. We’re proud to have thousands of alumni around the country successfully leading organizations and positively impacting the communities they serve.”

Through the Center for Leadership Development, Crummer MBA students have the chance to complete a Leadership Road Map to complement their curriculum and to expose them to a variety of leadership perspectives through site visits to local businesses, community service programs and networking events. The Center also offers special programs for those looking to further enhance their leadership development, including:

-Leadership development plan interactive workshop
-Leadership coaching from an experienced professional leadership coach
-Certification in Leadership
-MBA Nonprofit Board Program, where students serve as a full voting member alongside business executives
-On-site visits to learn about best practices and challenges from senior executives
-Sun Trust Distinguished Leader of Merit Competition
-Leader-in-Residence program, where accomplished business leaders meet with students over the course of a semester

 A complete list of award winners can be found on or in the February edition of Leadership Excellence Essentials.


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