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TWO-YEAR PROGRAM SNAPSHOT:

Term

Year One

Year Two

Fall

Leadership Foundations I & II (Part 1)
Data Analysis & Management Decisions
Marketing Strategy & Policy

August Elective Block (1)
August Elective Block (2)
Operations & Technology Management
Advanced Marketing Strategy OR Advanced Financial Policy for Management

Pre-Winter Residential

 

Field Study: Strategic Management Research (SMR)
Program Company Launch - Residential

Winter

Financial Accounting
Economic Analysis for Managers

Field Study: SMR
Management of Human Resources
Leadership Foundations III (Part 1)
Special Topics in Management: Leadership (Part 1)

Spring

Macroeconomics & Economic Forecasting
Financial Policy for Managers
Leadership Foundations II (Part 2)

Field Study: SMR
Competitive Strategy & Business Policy
Leadership Foundations III (Part 2)
Special Topics in Management: Leadership (Part 2)

Post-Spring Residential

June Elective Block (1)
June Elective Block (2)

International Business Seminar - China

 

Executive MBA classes meet on campus every other weekend throughout the school year, from September to June. A typical class weekend is as follows:

FRIDAY SCHEDULE
9:00 - 12:30 pm Class
12:30 - 1:30 pm Lunch - Executive Dining Room
1:30 - 5:00 pm Class
5:00 - 5:30 pm Break
5:30 - 6:30 pm Leadership Speaker Series
6:30 - 7:30 pm Dinner - Executive Dining Room
Evening Study group meetings, optional tutorial sessions.

 

SATURDAY SCHEDULE
8:30 - 12:00pm Class
12:00 am - 1:30 pm Lunch - Executive Dining Room (Optional Career Workshop)
1:30 pm - 5:00 pm Class

 

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June & August Elective Blocks

The Elective Block is a unique component of the EMBA program. It consists of five to six elective courses offered in five consecutive days in June and August. Each course offered in the elective block is two units. Students have the option of taking one to two courses during the elective block. Students are advised to take no more than 2 courses in an elective block week. Two block courses is equivalent to one regular elective course in terms of units.

The selection can vary each year, but the following electives are a snapshot of what is offered in 2013:

June Elective Block
Business Strategy in Emerging Markets

Mergers & Acquisitions
Modeling & Valuation for Entrepreneurs
New Product Management
Real Estate Investment & Finance
Sales & Channel Management

August Elective Block
Business Plan Development

Deals: Strategy & Structure
International Regulations
Negotiations
Venture Capital & Private Equity