Master'sBusiness Administration - Executive MBA

The Wichita State Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) is ideal if you're a mid-career manager, executive or business owner looking to gain a career-advancing, AACSB-accredited graduate degree in business — without giving up your job or personal life.

Wichita State's EMBA:

  • Completed in 18 months
  • Meets 1 Saturday per month
  • 1:1 Executive Coach for custom mentoring tailored to your specific career goals
  • Offers an interactive, collaborative environment

Learn how Business Administration - Executive MBA is the right fit for you.

Dr. Craft talking to older male EMBA student.

Applied learning at Wichita State

At Wichita State, applied learning is everything. In fact, every degree we offer has a guaranteed applied learning or research experience built right into it equipping you with the relevant skills and experience to make you workforce ready before graduation.

Admission to the program

Admission to the EMBA is offered every two years. Good candidates for the EMBA program are individuals who are self-motivated and have the temperament to handle the demands of work, school and home — and the willingness to make a 18-month commitment.

For additional admission details, click on the link below.

Inside the Program

Learn more by getting outside of the classroom

You don't have to stay on campus for all of your classes.

Braden McCall, a business management minor, took advantage of WSU's Study Abroad Program, spending a semester studying at the ESCE International Business School in Paris, France.

Taking management classes while fully immersed in another culture will give Braden the experience he'll need as he one day pursues a career in mechanical engineering.


To earn the EMBA, you will complete 30 hours of coursework. EMBA students progress through the program as a group, studying a wide range of business-related topics from strengths-based leadership and competitive strategy to digital transformation and business analytics.


A graduate degree in business from Wichita State's Barton School will help you take the next step in your career—while opening doors to new possibilities.