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Executive MBA, M.B.A.

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University rank #201 (ARWU) Houston, TX, United States
Celebrating more than thirty years of excellence for executives, the University of Houston’s C.T. Bauer College of Business delivers a premier Executive MBA Degree program, offering quality education, outstanding faculty, and team-based learning.


The Executive Degree Programs offer a fully accredited MBA degree, with scheduling options that will meet both professional and development needs of upcoming managers and executives.  These options are all-inclusive cohorts, presented in a lock-step format that acknowledges the demanding schedule of working professionals.

  • Program I is a 24-month program that meets on Monday and Thursday evenings from 5:30 - 9:30 p.m.
  • Program II is the oldest EMBA Program at UH.  This 18-month program meets on Fridays and Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on alternating weekends.
  • The Woodlands Program is a 21-month program located on the Lone Star College campus that meets Tuesday evenings from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., and one Saturday per month from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Programme Structure

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Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree in any discipline
  • Significant business and professional experience of at least seven years
  • Potential for continued professional growth.  Each applicant is evaluated on individual potential for senior management
  • Application ($75 non-refundable fee)
  • Resumé
  • Two official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Two letters of appraisal
  • Personal interview (an interview will be scheduled after your application is reviewed and approved)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1329 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
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  • National

    814 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
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Living costs for Houston

  • 1067 - 1950 USD/month
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