EMBA Program Information
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The Executive MBA (EMBA) is the Center's flagship program, designed with middle-and-senior level executives in mind. This program (cohort, 5 sessions over 20 months) allows participants to continue their full-time careers while earning a fully accredited MBA degree that incorporates the interactions and backgrounds of the participants as an integral part of the learning experience.
View the course catalog entry for this program.
- Twenty months program
- Classes meet every other Friday and Saturday
- International Residency
- Over five years of work experience required
The EMBA Program is designed to prepare executives and managers for the challenges they will face as they work and advance in their careers. Each student's development and education during this program will help them to achieve their full career potential and become an increasingly valuable member of their organization. The program is comprised of 39 credit hours, an orientation weekend in August, and a 7-10 day international residency in the fall of the second year. Classes meet all day Friday and Saturday every other weekend for 20 months.
Courses are intended to expose participants to new methods, concepts, and tools that will enhance their business and leadership skills. Innovative teaching methodologies such as team-based projects, interdisciplinary case studies, simulations, debating-the-issues activities, and self-assessment exercises are used to enhance the learning experience.
All classes are held either in the College of Business Administration on our main campus in Orlando or at UCF's Downtown Orlando campus. Our executive classrooms are specifically designed to provide the best in learning environments. The handicap accessible classrooms boast the latest in audio/video equipment and each seat has electrical hookup and wireless Internet access. With newly engineered acoustics, lighting and room design, every seat has an excellent view of the speaker and presentation. The UCF Executive MBA program has created the finest combination of a classroom environment and leading faculty.