Welcome to the Center for Innovative
Professional Development at
Pine Manor College

Acquire the skills you need to become a leader in the world of business. Our courses utilize an approach that focuses on competency development through project based learning. Select from Bachelor of Arts and certificate programs to gain the knowledge and skills that employers demand in the workplace.

BA in Management and Consulting

Are you a working professional with at least two years of college credits or an associate’s degree?  Our BA in Management and Consulting is specifically designed for you.  We blend theory and real-world business experience to teach the management skills needed for success in today’s fast-paced, ever-changing business environments through a blended model of online classes and once a week classes on campus.

Internal Consulting Development Program for Professionals

Develop the critical competencies that your employer demands. The nature of management is changing. Today management practice not only requires expertise in a particular technical discipline, such as IT, HR, or marketing but also proficiency in leading and managing change.

Certificate Program in Action Learning

Looking for solutions to your organization’s biggest challenges? Our Action Learning Coach Certificate Program may be the answer. Action Learning has rapidly emerged as the primary tool for solving critical and complex problems while concurrently serving as a key methodology for developing leaders, building teams, and expanding corporate capabilities. Increasingly, more organizations want their programs conducted by Certified Action Learning coaches. You can enhance your career and your value to your organization with a certification as an Action Learning Coach.

Informational session 

To attend CIPD informational session, please RSVP here.

April 28th, 2015 at 6pm
May 26th, 2015 at 6pm
June 23rd, 2015 at 6pm

President’s Dining Room

Webinars are scheduled every Monday at noon until Aug. 31st. RSVP required by Friday prior.

Please RSVP here

Classes start 

September 12, 2015

Applications for the cohort entering Fall 2015 are available now and the program is a rolling admissions process.

For more information:
If you would like to be considered for one of the 20 seats in this inaugural program please contact Dr. Charles A. Tweedly at ctweedly@pmc.edu or call at 617-731-7063.


WIAL New England Chapter

The Center for Innovative Professional Development at Pine Manor College is the headquarters for the New England Chapter of the World Institute for Action Learning. WIAL helps organizations become more successful at solving complex problems and building highly effective teams. We are pleased to offer these upcoming Action Learning Workshops at the Center.

For more program information: 

Foundations of Action Learning
Certification for Action Learning Coaches