Residential Future Leaders Program

2017 Residential Future Leaders Program

The application period for the Class of 2017 has ended.

MBA Education's Future Leaders Program is an executive leadership development program that delivers a comprehensive curriculum for selected managers who have shown leadership interests and abilities. Participants enhance their skills through three hands-on sessions geared toward political activism; business analysis and problem solving; and experiential learning through collaboration, networking and peer group interaction.

The residential Future Leaders Program has evolved as a highly recognized program that enhances executive skills and provides an opportunity for participants to develop relationships that last an entire career.

The program uses cutting-edge tools to enhance your leadership development, including the acclaimed Leadership Practices Inventory 360. This proven, research-based evaluation tool from leadership experts Kouzes & Posner's Leadership Challenge and Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership as its model for leadership development

The Future Leaders' program includes a day at the innovative Lincoln Leadership Institute at Gettysburg, which focuses on leadership in a stressful and changing environment. Conducted at the site of the Gettysburg battlefield itself, the Institute offers a dramatic and inspiring look at how the lessons of history can guide leaders today.

In addtion, an expert consultant will help Future Leaders perfect their presentation skills before senior executive audiences.

Between the valuable in-person events, MBA supports participants throughout the year via mentoring, webinars and conference call touch-points, making this a truly comprehensive leadership development experience.

Enterprise Learning Solutions: We have many solutions that can be widely applied across your business. Call (800) 793-6222, option 2 to learn more.

Is this program right for you? Applicants should possess 4+ years of experience with a proven track record of commitment to a career in real estate finance through professional excellence and achievement. Graduates of this program will exemplify the knowledge and expertise required of future industry leaders. Here are just a few examples of titles from our 2015 graduating class:

  • Account Manager
  • Area Manager
  • Associate Vice President
  • Branch Manager
  • Business Project Manager
  • Business Systems Manager
  • Client Relations Manager
  • Director
  • Executive Vice President
  • Loan Officer
  • Mortgage Divisional Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Secondary Marketing Manager
  • Senior Account Manager
  • Senior Vice President
  • Vice President

Hear what recent graudates have to say about the program!

"Very valuable. I think anyone wanting to lead should go through this program."

"Time well spent. A solid investment."

"The session was extremely informative, interactive and relevant to issues/topics experienced in current business environment."

2017 Residential Future Leaders Dates and Deadlines

January 13, 2017

February 10, 2017

April 4-7, 2017

Spring Session in Gettysburg, PA and Washington, D.C.
Leadership Practices and Business Acumen
Project assignment

June 19-21, 2017
Summer session in Washington, D.C.

Leadership Development and the Federal Legislative Process
(Held in conjunction with MBA's National Advocacy Conference)

October 22, 2017

Closing Session
Project presentation and graduation ceremony at
MBA's Annual Convention & Expo 2017

Program Details

2017 tuition is $3,750 (member price). Participants are responsible for their own travel and lodging expenses. Tuition includes registration for MBA's National Advocacy Conference, MBA's Annual Convention & Exp 2017, the LPI 360 tool and the Lincoln Leadership Institute. The combined cost of these components well exceeds the program tuition, and the rich content and unique networking experience make the Future Leaders Program a truly remarkable value.

For more information,
contact MBA Education at or
(800) 793-6222, option 2.

Networking and Development Opportunities

The Future Leaders program provides networking and development opportunities that are priceless--but it also makes available a number of valuable events and tools for one remarkable price:

  • Kouzes & Posner LPI 360 Assessment
  • 6 MBA Education Webinars
  • Lincoln Leadership Institute at Gettysburg Field Trip
  • Executive Communication Skills
  • National Advocacy Conference
  • MBA Annual Convention
  • Access to MBA Research studies and experts.

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