Executive Master of Business Administration

Rockhurst University

24 months
29750 USD/year
29750 USD/year
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The Rockhurst University Executive Master of Business Administration program develops ethical thought leaders who change business for the better. 


If you're looking for a values-based immersive learning experience that offers a 360-degree view of leadership, then the Helzberg Executive Master of Business Administration program offered by the Rockhurst University in Kansas City might be for you.

Executive MBA meeting room, all registration and book acquisition done by program administrators (materials will be distributed to students), access to University resources such as learning center, counseling center, and rooms for student-directed team meetings.

All enrolled students and alumni of the Executive MBA may enroll tuition-free in any course offered at the Helzberg School of Management, up to one course per semester (fall, spring, summer). 

Student Learning Outcomes

At the completion of Helzberg School Executive MBA program, the student will be able to:

  • Think strategically in complex and ambiguous environments.
  • Design and lead change initiatives in rapidly changing business environment and a diverse society.
  • Build organizational capacity by developing people and processes.
  • Model ethical decision making that demonstrates a concern for long-term impact.
  • Engage and understand the relationships of the economic, cultural, political and environmental variables that affect the global business environment. 

Programme Structure


  • Leader Development
  • Lifelong Learning
  • Jesuit Tradition
  • Elective Options
  • International Residency
  • 12-month Leadership Core Experience
  • The Rockhurst Network

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The early admission deadline is May 1, 2020.


IELTS or TOEFL needed


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3 (required)
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Eight or more years progressive, professional work experience

  • Five or more years managerial work experience

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university

  • Current resume or curriculum vitae

  • Official transcript(s) from any institution of higher learning where you earned a baccalaureate degree and/or completed any graduate courses

  • Two professional letters of recommendation

  • Personal statement

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 59500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    29750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 59500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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