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  • Ranked 27th nationally in U.S. News & World Report's 2021 Best Executive MBA Programs
  • Ranked 9th in the West by Ivy Exec in 2020
  • Ranked Tier 1 by CEO Magazine

Executive MBA Eligibility Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree with an appropriate level of scholarship from an accredited institution of higher learning.
  • A significant amount of professional, management or entrepreneurial experience (8+ years preferred).

Applicant Evaluation

The EMBA Admission Committee looks for individuals who demonstrate:

  • Leadership Potential: Career arch of successful engagements (e.g. business, professional, community); evidence of potential for senior management.
  • Capability: Analytical aptitude and capability to meet the program's rigorous academic requirements.
  • Motivation: Highly motivated for personal and professional development; commitment necessary to sustain active participation in the program.
  • Learning Style: Embrace learning in a collaborative environment, gaining insights from your fellow classmates' expertise and sharing your own to enrich the learning process.

Application Deadlines

Applications are reviewed as they are received; there is no need to wait until a deadline to submit your application. Applicants should expect to receive an admission decision within one month of submitting a complete application. In order to maintain a highly-collaborative and personalized learning environment, enrollment is limited. We encourage all applicants to submit their application as early as possible.

Fall (August) 2021

  • July 6, 2021: Final deadline for domestic and international applicants; candidates are strongly encouraged to apply well before the deadline.