YPSILANTI – Emerging business leaders looking to expand their career options will have the opportunity to apply to Eastern Michigan University’s new Executive MBA program. Eastern’s Board of Trustees approved the new academic program at its Feb. 17 meeting. The program will provide a flexible learning environment for experienced managers ready to advance their careers and expand their knowledge at the executive level.
“The Executive MBA is an excellent addition to our portfolio of prestigious and world-renowned graduate programs,” said Kenneth Lord, Dean of Eastern’s College of Business. Southeast Michigan leaders.
Eastern’s new Executive MBA is an innovative program that will prepare high-impact business leaders for the next level of success by meeting current and future business environments. Eastern Michigan faculty designed the program for experienced managers with at least five years of experience.
Students learn adaptability to emerging business environments and situations from case studies, simulations, and projects. Also, students learn and improve their knowledge of integrated and data-driven business decisions. The program provides a flexible learning environment for experienced managers ready to advance their careers, develop their strategic decision-making skills, and expand their knowledge at the executive level.
This small, cohort-based program offers students a level of individualized attention, where they learn from faculty with doctorates in their teaching areas. The tuition price offered is the lowest in the region and the 18 months for graduation is highly desirable. Additionally, the intensive online course format with one weekend per month on-campus experience makes this program unique. The program is designed to appeal to those who wish to complete quickly with minimal disruption to work obligations.
The program is designed for managerial-level professionals already on a career trajectory to prepare them for their next-level career move.
The EMU College of Business seeks to support the economic development of Southeast Michigan by preparing its graduates to perform effectively in the global business community. Its mission is to develop exceptional business professionals through a rigorous and applied educational experience.
EMU was recently one of two Michigan universities ranked by Fortune magazine for having one of the best part-time MBA programs. Additionally, several MBA specializations have received notable rankings from national organizations such as Entrepreneur magazine, The Princeton Review, and US News & World Report.
Please visit the website to learn more about the EMU College of Business.
About Eastern Michigan University
Founded in 1849, Eastern is the second oldest public university in Michigan. It currently serves over 16,000 students pursuing undergraduate, graduate, honors, doctoral, and certificate studies in the arts, sciences, and professions. In total, more than 300 majors, minors, and concentrations are offered by the University’s Colleges of Arts and Sciences; Business; Education; Engineering and Technology; Health and Social Services; and, its doctoral school. UEM is regularly recognized by national publications for its excellence, diversity and commitment to applied education. For more information about Eastern Michigan University, visit the University’s website.