Requirements and Commitment

Participants in the 2017-18 Coaching Program must complete all program components as outlined below:

 PROGRAM COMPONENTS TIME COMMITMENT DATE
Information Session 1 hour September 13 & 14
Open Enrollment ~ 30 minutes September 15 – 21
Online Leadership Competency 360 Assessment
*For those students, who have not completed it yet
~ 1 hour
Orientation / Goal Setting Workshop
*Registration Required
1 hour October 10 – 30
Individual Coaching Sessions Session 1: 75 minutes
Sessions 2-5: 45 minutes
Sessions begin November 2
Reflection, Assignments, and Review
of Individualized Feedback and Leadership Development Plan
Minimum 1 hour per week
Program Feedback ~ 1 hour

Additionally, students must sign and adhere to all policies outlined in the Coaching Agreement. Background and career information previously provided to Wharton may be reviewed by their coach.

Cancellation Policy
The fee for executive coaching sessions within the Coaching Program is covered by the Wharton MBA program provided that you keep your scheduled commitments. If you cannot attend a scheduled session, you must provide your coach with a minimum of 24 hours’ notice. If you rescheduled with fewer than 24 hours’ notice, or if you fail to attend the session, your bursar account will be charged $200.00.

With proper advanced notice (more than 24 hours), you may reschedule up to two sessions (out of the total five sessions) allotted by the Coaching Program.

Please note that if you have documentable special circumstances (such as illness) or grave personal difficulties (such as a death in the family), exceptions may be made. Documentation will be required.