Executive and Professional Development

Sobey School of Business has educational and training offerings which will put YOU AHEAD OF THE CURVE and are designed to show you where YOUR NEW SKILLS AND MINDSETS can take you. 

Executive and Professional Development offers seminars and certificate programs that will develop knowledge in everything from budgeting to project management. Take best practices back to your workplace and bring immediate benefit to your organization.

Imagine the benefit you can derive from spending two days of applied learning on the challenges you face with conflict management, problem-solving or developing a team. An added bonus is meeting colleagues from across the region. 

COVID-19 Information

Please note: Students currently registered for courses that were scheduled to take place between March 16th to April 30th will be contacted with rescheduling/refunding information.

Our highest priority is the safety of our community. We will continue to respond to your needs and are working diligently to provide responsible solutions that also support academic continuity. Please be assured that the university is working quickly to ensure that students will be able to complete their academic term despite these disruptions.

Please note:

  • All face-to-face classes and related classwork are suspended from March 16 - April 3, 2020. This includes in-class instruction, tests, midterms, assignments, and office hours. Students will not attend classes in a classroom for the rest of this term. This includes exams.
  • Online courses continue as normal.
  • The university will provide further information by March 20 on how courses for this term will be completed after this week.
  • We will send more information as it becomes available this week. Please monitor your email and the Saint Mary’s Website.
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For more information about our programs or to enroll 


Call: 420-5638 or 1-800-877-0874
E-Mail: epd@smu.ca

Saint Mary's University
Executive and Professional Development
8th Floor, 1800 Argyle Street, Suite 801
Halifax, NS Canada, B3J 3N8

Office Hours:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm (September 2019 - June 2020)