Management Development For Entrepreneurs

MDE Programs-2015

2016 10-day Fall UCLA Program 

Program Dates: Fall 2016, TBD


What is MDE?

The MDE Program is a certificate program that is offered twice a year. A 10-day format is offered over 3 three-day weekends on the main UCLA campus in the Fall. A shorter, 4-day format is offered in Silicon Valley for entrepreneurs in Northern California.  MDE supplements entrepreneurial vision with entrepreneurial competence. The program enables entrepreneurs to develop essential management skills, strengthen their ability to build and manage effective and profitable organizations, and access the UCLA Anderson MDE network.

Who Should Apply?

Participants are entrepreneurs and/or executives in existing businesses who desire to develop their management skills to enhance their company revenues, profits, and market impact. Their businesses are positioned for growth. Most entrepreneurs have been in business a minimum of 3-5 years with approximately $1,000,000 in revenue and looking for entrepreneurial focused MBA concepts that will help them have more professionally managed organizations.


The 10- day program fee is $4,500, which is a discounted rate made possible by corporate sponsors who underwrite the program costs. Tuition includes orientation, the opening banquet, more than 60 hours of classroom instruction, MBA consultation, leadership evaluation, computer integrations, books and materials, meals, parking, and the graduation ceremony and banquet. 

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