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The Brandcenter’s Executive Education division, BCX, features online courses for working professionals and all other curious minds looking to expand their knowledge at the premier institution for creative problem-solvers.

 

ABOUT BCX

BCX executive education programs are for creators and innovators of all levels who want to address the challenges of today's ever-evolving demands across a variety of creative industries.

  • All programs are open-enrollment, featuring instruction from accomplished Brandcenter alumni, faculty, and our extended network of distinguished industry leaders.
  • You're a busy professional. That's why all BCX programs are delivered in easily accessible virtual formats with synchronous and asynchronous options to accommodate schedules and time zones. 

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Programs

BCX offers professional development for people at any stage of their career, providing participants with a platform to achieve their goals. The programs are designed for those looking to sharpen leadership skills, learn new software, gain a better perspective on inclusive work practices, or even make a career pivot.

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Motion Design with Adobe After Effects

June 7 - 18, 2021

Adobe After Effects is the industry standard for creating animated assets. Creatives should understand the motion design and animation power of After Effects to execute on concepts and communicate ideas.

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Design as a Catalyst for Change

June 21 - July 30, 2021

Understand what differentiates high-performing design organizations and unlock new approaches, processes, methods, and tools to help build world-class platforms, products, and services.

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3D Rendering with Adobe Dimension

July 12 - 23, 2021

3D graphics and animation are a part of nearly every aspect of our lives now. Adobe Dimension is an easy-to-use application that will get you acquainted with the 3-dimensional world while making beautiful renderings of products along the way.

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Strategic & Cultural Leadership Series

August 2 - September 10, 2021

Everyone, regardless of pedigree or background, has original and unique qualifications to make organizations more human, relatable, and diverse. Learn to manage strategically, lead effectively and inspire a positive culture for your employees.

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Creating a Lens That Matters

September 13 - October 22, 2021

Diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) are at the forefront of society’s attention. It is imperative that business leaders are equipped with the knowledge and skills to address the current and future challenges they will face.

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Stay Tuned: New programs will continually be added

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Contact Us

Matt Jernigan
bcx@vcu.edu
804-828-3237

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Custom Programs

BCX also consults with companies to design custom employee, management, and leadership development programs. In consultation with the Director of Special Programs, BCX offers a unique, individualized process curating inimitable content tailored to the company’s specific needs and executive education goals. Please reach out to bcx@vcu.edu if you are interested in a custom program.

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