Black Dad University

Build your child. 
Leave a legacy.

Thank you!

YES YOU CAN... be a Great Dad!  

 Leading a Black family in today's often volatile environment is both a privilege and a challenge.

Whether you need to get the basics of being a dad, deal with an issue, connect with other dads, or just continue to grow and get the latest on being a Black dad, we want to add value to you.

Black Dad University (BDU) is a groundbreaking online training and coaching platform empowering you to build your child and leave a legacy. 

Welcome to Black Dad University!


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Try out two free courses, read a few articles, and connect with others in the BDU community. If BDU adds value, we welcome you to join. 

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Ready to Join BDU? 
$9.99 monthly  (save 50% off regular price)

Every new month brings a fresh new relevant topic!
  • Bite-sized videos on monthly topic
  • Access to  MEMBERS ONLY videos, researched articles, and other items 
  • Periodic webinars to ask questions and interact with other BDU members
  • Work at your own pace, at any time, no stress or pressure. 
  • Courses are on-demand 24x7 and delivered through a state-of-the-art LMS (Learning Management System)
  • Quizzes to reinforce what you learned 
  • Private community forum to interact with other BDU members for support.
  • Researched articles related to Black dads for quick reference when you need it

Added value included in membership:
  • Tips on effective leadership for home and business 
  • Tools for marriage and relationships
  • Personal growth 
  • Video Book Review with Action points (saves time by getting the overview and action points of a book related to parenting, personal growth, or leadership)

Every new member  who joins gets a free one-time 30 minute call with Dr. Smith ($75 value). Share you story, deal with an issue, or just get a good dose of positivity!


Been looking for a tangible way to get involved?
Here is your opportunity!

BDU Benefits

Go at your own pace!

Enjoy freedom to learn what you want, when you want, where you want...go as fast  or slow as you want! Your choice.

Wide range of practical resources

Short videos, interactive courses,  personal growth tips, leadership tools, relationship advice, and more all free with membership!

Combine science + experience

Opinions are good, but you also need research. We will "science it up" where necessary to make sure you are on solid ground.

Positive and Uplifting

BDU is about building up, not tearing down. Research shows that we learn better in a positive environment. We believe in you!

Focused on Black Dads

Whether you are married, single, or a stepdad your growth and success is our singular goal. You are our passion and purpose.

Go as deep as you want!

Want more? We offer scientific assessments,  executive VIP coaching packages for those who want one-on-one mentoring.
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Still skeptical?
Try us out free.

Bring one really big question you have in your life right now and let's talk about it.
I want you to see what kind of progress is possible in one short interaction with BDU completely free. 

Coming in May to BDU!

"Three Things Black Dads Can Do TODAY To Build Your Child"
Get your free pdf today and be ahead of the game!
Thank you!

About Dr. Alfred Smith

Dr. Smith has an earned Ph.D. in leadership, BA in counseling, numerous certifications in DISC human behavior and emotional intelligence and 30 years experience working with dads helping them to solve a wide range of problems and challenges.  

He loves laughing, mentoring, sports, traveling,  problem-solving, and personal growth. 
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