Mid-Level Management Institute

In an Exemplary Division, Learning Happens Everywhere!

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MLMI Objectives

  • Excite current mid-level employees about planning for their future careers in Student Affairs
  • Obtain a greater understanding of Student Affairs’ role in university operations
  • Gain valuable knowledge & skills needed for future leadership roles in Student Affairs
  • Meet SMU leadership and learn from experts in their fields

New & Improved

  • Colleagues/peers from each school will join the Student Affairs cohort
  • Case Study exercises will accompany every session
  • Commencement Speaker is a representative of the SMU Board of Trustees
  • Other changes being considered:
    • Incorporating a 1- week collateral assignment between participating departments
    • Establishing a panel of experts which consists of campus leaders who are “external” to SMU