Executive MBA

This program will be offered starting fall 2021.

GW's Executive MBA (EMBA) program offers an outstanding education designed to accommodate students' career and scheduling needs. The program helps students achieve proficiency in the fundamentals of business, while mastering the tools of business administration and an understanding of the ways in which business is situated in the broader global and ethical environment. The program puts an emphasis on technology, analytics, and experiential opportunities to achieve these outcomes.

The EMBA is offered as a cohort of 25 to 30. Students can dive deeper into the subject matter with intensive weekend formats or explore experiential courses that leverage the School of Business’s prime location. In addition, students may choose to participate in a short-term study abroad program to earn up to 6 credits in one to three weeks.

The following requirements must be fulfilled: 46.5 credits, including 34.5 credits in required courses and 12 credits in elective courses.

Required
MBAD 6205Business Essentials for Dynamic Markets
MBAD 6211Financial Accounting
MBAD 6213Accounting for Internal Decision Making
MBAD 6223Operations Management
MBAD 6224Decision Making and Data Analysis
MBAD 6235Finance
MBAD 6240Competition in the Global Economy
MBAD 6242Microeconomics for the World Economy
MBAD 6250Technology for Business in DC
MBAD 6263Organizations and Human Capital
MBAD 6274Marketing
MBAD 6288Strategic Management
MBAD 6289Business Ethics and Public Policy
Three courses selected from the following:
DNSC 6500Analytic Skills for Managers
ISTM 6500Technology Skills for Managers
ISTM 6502Working with Databases Using SQL
ISTM 6514Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
ISTM 6519Health Care Analytics and Applications
ISTM 6522Digital Transformation
Electives
12 credits in graduate-level elective courses, numbered 6000 and above. Up to 6 of these credits may be taken in departments outside the School of Business.

Note: MBAD 6298 may not be applied toward MBA degree requirements.