In 2020, UPCEA awarded The Center with the South Region Award in the Special Populations category for our leadership development work for the Principals Leadership Development Program (PLDP) in partnership with Miami-Dade County Public Schools.
In 2019, The Center was recognized by Chief Learning Officer with the Silver Award for the Excellence in Academic Partnerships category for the second consecutive year. This award category recognizes accredited academic learning institutions that have partnered with an organization in the past year to develop skills, competency or knowledge in a general employee population.
For the sixth consecutive year, in 2019, The Center received a top ranking from HR.com for our leadership development programming. The Center received a #3 ranking in the category of Custom-Content Programming by HR.com for our work with Miami-Dade County Public Schools administrators. The Center’s leadership development programs were ranked #1 among all educational institutions in the U.S., by HR.com for both custom-content programming and open-enrollment programs in 2018. The Center has continuously placed ahead of Wharton, University of Chicago, Cornell, Vanderbilt, and Stanford Continuing Education.