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The T.D. Jakes School of Leadership
The T.D. Jakes School of Leadership was instituted by T.D. Jakes and Professional & Continuing Education division (PCE) to provide world-class educational tools and resources for leaders seeking higher learning opportunities to grow and excel in their professional and personal development. T.D. Jakes’ love of lifelong learning was instilled by his mother, Mrs. Odith P. Jakes, an educator who believed that “the more you know, the more you grow.” The school fulfills Jakes’ vision to make quality educational tools accessible to those leaders seeking to advance their professional careers. The T.D. Jakes School of Leadership offers fully accredited, industry-focused certificate programs and leadership institutes for professionals, emerging leaders, knowledge workers in transition or retirees desiring to chart the course for the next phase. The T.D. Jakes School of Leadership makes learning accessible by focusing on cost-effective programs that enable leaders and learners to acquire high caliber, intensive learning taught by top educators in an online environment. With the credo, “Higher Learning for a Higher Purpose,” The T.D. Jakes School of Leadership gives leaders the craftsman’s tools to shape or redesign their own destinies.
To provide lifelong learning for enterprising leaders.
To create a community of learning for inspired, innovative, forward-thinking leaders.
We will challenge ourselves to constantly strive for outcomes that are exemplary to our community of learners and leaders in their growth and development.
We will seek to be effective and efficient in our delivery of world-class educational services and resources for those who invest their time, talent and resources to seek higher learning opportunities.
We will remain cutting-edge in our thinking and use of technology to provide relevant certificate programs and resources to inspire, challenge and grow our students.
We will commit to expand learning and growth opportunities in ways that create sustainable and transformational change.
The T.D. Jakes School of Leadership offers fully accredited, industry-focused certificate programs and leadership institutes for professionals, emerging leaders, knowledge workers in transition or retirees desiring to chart the course for the next phase.