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Executive Program, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 16 months
University rank #301 (WUR) Philadelphia, PA, United States
Expand your business education and build a diverse professional network to complement your leadership expertise with the Master of Business Administration Executive Program in Temple University’s Fox School of Business.


Program Overview

Strengthen your decision-making abilities, broaden your global perspective, enhance your communication skills and steer your career toward the C-suite. Intended for professionals well into their business careers, the Executive Program master’s degree program at Temple University requires a commitment of one weekend a month for 16 months. This format provides an immersive, collaborative learning environment without disrupting your professional priorities.The Fox Executive Program MBA offers:

  • a diverse population of executives for robust peer-to-peer learning and networking opportunities;
  • in-person classes conveniently delivered in Center City Philadelphia; and
  • market-driven courses and hands-on learning experiences led by world-class and award-winning business leaders and faculty members.

With a curriculum designed to mirror an actual workplace, students are assigned to teams and work together extensively to prepare assignments and presentations. Faculty provide support on how to manage a successful team environment, often integrating the latest case studies and new executive guest speakers to give students the most up-to-date insight into the business world. 

Classes are offered both online and in-person at Convene CityView. In addition, a weeklong Global Immersion allows Executive Program MBA students to observe global business practices, engage with corporate leaders and apply coursework in an emerging market.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fin Info Reporting & Analysis
  • The Valuation of Firms
  • Industrial Organization and Corporate Strategy
  • Global Enterprise Mgt
  • Strategy Formulation and Administration
  • Enterprise Financial Management

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 16 months
    • Duration description

      The Executive M.B.A. program is cohorted and designed to be completed in 16 months, but students may take up to 6 years to complete the degree.  

  • Credits
    48 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Research your graduate degree program
  • Complete online application
  • Submit your supporting credentials (Statement of Goals, Transcripts, Standardized Test Scores, Letters of Recommendation, Résumé, Portfolio, Audition or Interview)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Discipline/Related Discipline: A baccalaureate degree is required.
  • GMAT: Required. Official scores must be reported from a GMAT test taken within the last five years.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1999 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1999 USD per credit and a duration of 16 months.
  • National

    1999 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1999 USD per credit and a duration of 16 months.
  • In-State

    1999 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1999 USD per credit and a duration of 16 months.
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Living costs for Philadelphia

  • 1313 - 2290 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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