Mendoza School of Business

Executive Integral Leadership

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Authentic leadership starts from within.

Drive change at your company with this signature Notre Dame program where the tools you need to create effective solutions to solve pressing business issues are at your fingertips. The world is in urgent need of great leaders—find that leader within yourself by gaining a renewed sense of purpose that you can bring back to your team immediately.

This week-long course is designed for accomplished, innovative executives and successful team-leading directors who want to take their leadership skills to the next level. Plus, there are options for one-on-one coaching. Join like-minded cohorts as you explore how to be a better leader in today’s business environment.

One Week


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Your Program Experience

Leadership is at the forefront of the Notre Dame experience – and this program is a perfect way to push your growth in an already established leadership role. You’ll learn how to better account for yourself, those around you, and the systems in place within your organization.

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Integral Leadership Development

This inside-out approach will help you understand your core values and your personal leadership style to positively impact your teams, organizations, and the greater business community.

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Increased Executive Capacity

Get a better handle on effective ways to diagnose issues, develop change initiatives, and evaluate strategic options to your everyday business needs.

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One-on-One Coaching

The week also includes executive coaching based on a robust 360° feedback instrument, The Leadership Circle Profile™, plus the option for four additional executive coaching sessions.

Elevate Your Career

This program is more than just a certification. By taking this course through the University of Notre Dame, you’ll gain access to all kinds of behind the scenes action. We pride ourselves in offering not only the programs, courses, and curriculum for you to succeed, but the extra support and guidance after the fact.

Be the front-runner of your peers with the knowledge and skills you’ll accumulate during this certification program, helping you move up the ladder when it comes to career opportunities.

Go ahead, reach out to that instructor or go to that event – use your opportunity in the program to network and build your contact list.  The resources at Notre Dame are here to help you get a strong foothold on your future.

What You’ll Learn

Gain a holistic framework and a set of tools for leadership. The program begins with Notre Dame’s Integral Leadership Model, which considers your leadership role in relation to complex business challenges and focuses on an inside-out developmental approach. You’ll get the attention you need to help increase your capacity to diagnose issues, develop change initiatives, evaluate strategic options, and sustain success.

Interested in more one-on-one coaching? This program gives you the option to add on four one-hour executive coaching sessions that create a seamless experience between your time on campus and your continued efforts to enhance your leadership. Your executive coach will assist you in your focus on clear outcomes that lead to improved, sustainable business results and authentic happiness.


Registration for the Executive Integral Leadership is open to all interested candidates, though we recommend registrants to have at least 15 years of business leadership and/or management to enhance their experience in the course.

Regrettably, registration for all previously published dates is currently closed.

Upon the successful completion of this program, you will receive a document certifying that you completed the program. The document will not qualify as an academic credential, and you will not earn any academic credit from the University. Though you will be enrolled in the Executive Education Certificate Program, you will not be considered a student at the University, and completion of the program will not make you eligible for alumni status from the University of Notre Dame.

Participation Fee

Investment for individual attendees:

  • For-profit organization: $8,700
  • Not-for-profit organization: $7,700
  • Additional attendees from the same organization: $7,700

Your participation fee includes:

  • All educational materials and instruction
  • The Leadership Circle Profile™ 360-degree competency assessment and 90-minute Executive Coaching session
  • Lodging and meals

Investment for individual attendees plus four additional executive coaching sessions:

  • For-profit organization: $10,600
  • Nonprofit organization: $  9,600
  • Additional attendees from the same organization: $ 9,600

Your entire fee is due prior to the start of the program. Please do not defer or cancel participation less than three weeks prior to the start of the session.

This program is approved for use of GI Bill® education benefits for qualified individuals when it is offered on the Notre Dame campus.

What Participants Think

Cathy Chopp Hinckley ND ’84
Executive Director, Publications and Education
Joint Commission Resources
Oak Brook, IL

“People saw the difference in me the day I got back.” Cathy found inspiration and a renewed sense of purpose with Notre Dame’s Executive Integral Leadership week.

Jim Kerr
Vice President of Business Development
Allegient, LLC
Indianapolis, IN

“One of the things to which we attributed the company’s success was my participation in the program.” Jim and his team found Executive Integral Leadership was a key factor in his company’s record-breaking success.

Rob Neufelder
Managing Director
Integrated Project Management Co., Inc.
Burr Ridge, IL

“I knew if I could do that, it would lead to good things on the outside.” Executive Integral Leadership at Notre Dame was an opportunity for true leadership development and “getting it right on the inside.”

For More Information

For more information, call Elizabeth Heintzkill at (574) 631-0564 or email us to learn more.

Upon the successful completion of this program, the participant will receive a certificate, verifying that the participant completed the program. The document will not qualify as an academic credential, and the recipient will not earn any academic credits at the University of Notre Dame in connection with the program. Participants in the program are not students at the University of Notre Dame, and completion of the program does not qualify any participant for status as an alumnus of the University of Notre Dame.