CBA Executive Banking School

CBA Executive Banking School | 2024 Session

July 21-31, 2024 Furman University in Greenville, SC.

*Optional early check-out for Years 1 & 2 beginning July 30th at 5:30pm.


Submit your APPLICATION by the May 3rd deadline!


Congratulations to the Class of 2023!

On Tuesday, August 1, 2023, the CBA Executive Banking School celebrated commencement for its Class of 2023 at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, graduating it's largest-ever class, with 103 bankers from the across the country, including six receiving honors distinctions. The 2023 Tem Wooldridge Award was presented to Mark Salatino of U.S. Bank, recognizing leadership, integrity and outstanding academic performance. Today’s ceremony brings to a close the 72nd year of CBA Executive Banking School, which included more than 350 students from 43 institutions.


  • View the Class of 2023 graduation ceremony, EBS 2023 photos, and more HERE.
  • Read more about the EBS Class of 2023 HERE and HERE.
  • Learn more about the Tem Wooldridge Award 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.