• Management Leadership Institute

    Registration for this event is now closed.

    Date: July 13 – 18, 2014
    Location: Chattanoogan Hotel, Chattanooga, TN

    Career Level: Intermediate-level career services professionals (New and aspiring directors)
    Competency: Management and Administration
    Fee: See below for options.
    Continuing Education Credit Hours: NBCC — 28 clock hours or 2.8 CEUs

    The Management Leadership Institute (MLI) is a five-day, intensive program for career services professionals who have recently assumed or aspire to leadership roles.

    Led by a faculty of experienced career services professionals, the MLI is designed to build and enhance key management and leadership skills needed to lead the 21st century career center.

    You will:

    • Learn leadership and motivation skills useful for peer management and managing direct reports.
    • Explore best practices in career center management.
    • Discover how you can add value and balance to your career center’s mission and goals through strategic management.
    • Identify new methods of raising the visibility of your career center within the university setting.
    • Learn the ins and outs of financial management.
    • Examine timely ethical issues affecting career services and recruiting.
    • Build a valuable network of colleagues in the career services profession.


    Fees for the MLI include tuition, program materials and assessments, selected accommodations (five days), opening night dinner, continental breakfast (five days), lunch (four days), and refreshment breaks (five days). (Please note: NACE staff will make your hotel reservation.)

    Options NACE Member Nonmember
    Single Room $2,299 $2,509
    Double Room $2,089 $2,299
    Commuter $1,619 $1,819

    Questions/Offline Registration?

    Visit the professional development MLI FAQ page or contact the NACE Professional Development Team via e-mail or phone, 610.625.1026.

    NACE is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP™) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.