Co-operative Management Education

Co-operative Management Education (CME)

Education that fits the Co-operative Business Model

Co-operative Management Education offers rigorous and dynamic programs for co-operative management professionals. The programs cultivate a deep understanding of co-operatives, credit unions and mutuals, within a globalized, online curriculum. If you're looking for a different type of targeted and advanced business education that recognizes the unique social value co-operative models bring to business, the Co-operative Management Education programs may be for you. Program options include:

  • Master of Management, Co-operatives and Credit Unions (3 years)
  • Graduate Diploma in Co-operative Management (20 months)
  • Executive Education Course (3 days)
  • International Study Tour (Italy or Spain)

Upon completion, you will be well-positioned for career advancement. You will graduate with internationally recognized credentials from the Sobey School of Business, gain an extensive network of international contacts, and immediately apply what you've learned back at your co-op or credit union. 

Upcoming Events:

October 11-13: International Co-operative Summit, Quebec City More info

October 21 - 23: Special co-op track in Atlantic Schools of Business Conference, Halifax More info

October 26: Info Webinar for SMU Co-op Management Education Programs (12pm EST) Register here 

May 11 (evening), 12 & 13, 2017 - 2nd International Symposium on Accounting and Reporting: Co-operative Socio-Economic Transformation - CALL FOR PAPERS. We are currently accepting papers - download submission details. Deadline to submit your paper is December 15, 2016.

2017: Italy (June) and Spain (October) Study Tours More info

August 11-16, 2017: Orientation for Master's and Diploma students, 2017 cohort Secure your spot