CBA Executive Banking School

CBA Executive Banking School | 2023 Session

July 23 - August 2, 2023

Learn more here & apply by April 1, 2023.


Congratulations to the Class of 2022!

On Tuesday, August 2, 2022, the CBA Executive Banking School celebrated commencement for its Class of 2022 at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, graduating 77 bankers from the across the country, including six receiving honors distinctions. The 2022 Tem Wooldridge Award was presented to Kaley Keeley of PNC Bank, recognizing leadership, integrity and outstanding academic performance. Today’s ceremony brings to a close the 71st year of CBA Executive Banking School, which included more than 300 students from 39 banks.


  • Watch the Class of 2022 Graduation HERE.  
  • Read more about the EBS Class of 2022 HERE.



About CBA Executive Banking School

CBA Executive Banking School accelerates the professional growth of the next generation of retail bankers through an immersive learning experience focusing on finance, risk and strategic leadership.  


We provide a rigorous, small-group learning experience challenging students with real world scenarios experienced daily by retail banks. Over the course of three ten-day summer sessions, students participate in one-of-a-kind simulation exercises that challenge them to run the entire consumer business of a bank. They learn how to analyze and use financial data to influence a bank’s future performance. They also dive into an executive level experience, requiring them to manage a bank from the top down.


6 Reasons to Choose CBA Executive Banking School


CBA Executive Banking School is the only program nationally that will arm your high performing managers with the comprehensive, holistic perspective of retail banking required to lead and evolve effectively with industry shifts. Our exclusive curriculum is taught by expert industry leaders. Our faculty engage students in competitive, hands-on drills that help reveal the core principles of successful bank leadership. 


Students graduate with a deep understanding and appreciation of how various segments of retail banking are interrelated. This invaluable perspective sharpens your rising stars’ strategic decision-making skills. It strengthens their credibility within your organization. It anchors them on a path to leadership.


Why CBA Executive Banking School?  

Hear why students chose CBA Executive Banking School and what they're learning.