This 3-day highly
interactive program is designed to groom high potential employees for
professional growth. This program helps organizations:
- Improve employee retention
- Support the growth and
development of its’ employees
- Develop a pipeline of
- Inspire employees
- Educate employees on how
to be a leader in situations where they may lack formal authority or title
- Groom high performing
employees for professional growth and advancement
The program is taught using a combination of interactive
learning experiences, lecture, case studies and self-evaluation tools. Class
size and professional diversity of both participants and faculty affords the
opportunity for invaluable networking and the development of long lasting professional
The program is presented by faculty from the LSU E. J. Ourso
College of Business and by experienced industry who combine proven theory with
real-world application. LSU Executive Education offers the talents of the best
in business thought and modern leadership.
Professional Credit Opportunities
The use of this seal is not an endorsement by the HR
Certification Institute of the quality of the program. It means that this
program has met the HR Certification Institute's criteria to be pre-approved
for recertification credit.
This program is an approved Continuing Professional Development
program with the Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board
The ideal candidate for
the Rising Stars program include:
- Employees who have been
identified as having high potential for growth and success
- Employees who are on the
path to becoming a leader of people and/or projects
- Employees who have
recently transitioned into a leadership role
- Employees who have been
selected to be part of an organizational succession plan
"The Rising Stars Program is a great source to refresh skills and strategies whether you are a recent college graduate or 20 years into your career."
- A. Lagneaux, Business Report
"What an amazing opportunity to be stretched and to grow. The short time spent was more valuable than I anticipated."
- D. Latana, DEMCO
"This program has given me the baseline on my recent promotion to move forward with a solid plan of action that I would have never been aware of otherwise."
- K. Babin, T. Baker Smith
"The Rising Stars Program is the most comprehensive training that I have attended in years. This program has allowed me to take my career to the next level and beyond."
- T. Folse, LA Housing Corporation
2016 Tuition & Fees
Standard fee: $1,645.00
Nonprofit, government, and groups of three or more fee:
2017 Tuition & Fees
Standard fee: $1,650.00
Early Bird Registration (register by February 3 for April 2017
& August 11 for October 2017): $1,575.00
Groups of three or more fee: $1,550.00
Registration fees include lunches,
break refreshments, and course materials. The course must be paid in full prior
to the start of the program.
Participants may cancel their registration and receive a refund
of their tuition if notification is submitted 15 business days prior to the
date of the event. However, all cancellations will be subject to a $50
cancellation fee. In addition, if any program assessments, tests, or reports
are completed prior to the cancellation date, fees for these tools will be
charged to the participant.
No refunds will be issued if cancellation is received 14 business days or less
prior to the event.
LSU reserves the right to cancel for any reason without penalty to the
To cancel, contact LSU Executive Education at 225-578-5516 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Participants or organizations are allowed to transfer a paid
registration one time into a future Rising Stars program that is scheduled
within one calendar year of the transfer date. Requests for additional
transfers are not permitted. The above cancellation policy does not apply to
transfer registrations. If you must cancel a transferred registration you will
forfeit all registration, tuition, and fees.
Executive Education reserves the right to cancel a program for any reason. If
such a cancellation occurs there will not be a penalty to the participant