EMBA Admission Requirements

Admission to the EMBA is offered every two years. Candidates for the Executive MBA program:

  • are self-motivated
  • have the temperament to handle the demands of work, school and home
  • are willing to make a 18-month commitment


  1. Academic four-year undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution (not necessarily in business)
  2. Minimum of five years management experience or other relevant work experience
  3. Ability to participate in and contribute to an intensive learning environment
  4. Time and willingness to make a 18-month commitment to attend classes, study-group meetings and other required activities
  5. International students are required to have a minimum score of: 570 (paper-based), or 88 (internet-based) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), an overall band score of 7.0 on the IELTS examination, or a score of 65 on the PTE-Academic

How to Apply

A completed application consists of the following:

  • Graduate School Application:    Apply to Graduate School
    Application Fee: $75*

    *Late applications may be subject to graduate school processing fees.
  • Personal Goals Essay
    An essay (500 words or less) which clearly articulates:
    • Responsibilities of applicant's current position (business function, number of employees supervised, budget managed/sales figures, etc.)
    • Career objectives
    • What applicant expects to accomplish through the Executive MBA Program, including expected learning experiences and plans to apply them
  • Two References
    You will need to provide the e-mail addresses of two references. Recommenders will be contacted via email to complete a short questionnaire. They will have the option to attach a letter of recommendation
  • Current Resume
  • Unofficial undergraduate / graduate transcripts
    A 2.75 GPA is required. Either cumulative or in the last 60 hours of your undergraduate degree. Copies of transcripts from all previously attended academic institutions are required. Unofficial copies may be used in the application process.

Once all apllication materials are received, required personal interview will be scheduled.