Fully Employed MBA, M.B.A. | University of California, Irvine (UCI) | Irvine, United States
33 months
33619 USD/year
33619 USD/year
18517 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Fully Employed MBA program of the University of California, Irvine (UCI) teaches you to think creatively about challenges and opportunities arising from digital technologies and helps you develop a new skill set to lead with confidence.


Digital Technology Has Forever Changed Business

The top-ranked Fully Employed MBA program of the University of California, Irvine (UCI) is designed for early-to-mid career working professionals seeking an MBA delivered in a flexible, work-friendly schedule. It features our rigorous curriculum – recently transformed with specialized tracks of study, new research insights and case studies – to develop strategic thinking capabilities to understand how digital technologies can disrupt markets and impact all aspects of an organization. Our inclusive environment welcomes a diverse student body including many military personnel.

Whether you are looking to enter a new profession, enhance your current career path or start your own entrepreneurial venture, a Merage School Fully Employed MBA will help you become a game-changer in the digitally driven world.

A Program Focused On

  • Content: Our expert faculty deliver a world-class curriculum, challenging assumptions and broadening perspective, developing leaders for the disruption and opportunities in our digitally driven world. As a student, you will experience some of the most up-to-date and innovative research in business.
  • Delivery: With Spring or Fall start dates, and the option of the hybrid program with online and on-campus coursework, we aim to accommodate your busy schedule. Choose the format that is right for you.
  • Impact: Our FEMBA program makes an immediate impact on your career. Our students experience promotions and salary growth during the program – the Merage School delivers ROI.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Thinking Strategically in the Digital Age
  • Organizational Behavior for Managers
  • Microeconomics for Managers
  • Business Analytics
  • Financial Reporting for Managers
  • Marketing for Managers

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 33 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 SCH


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts
  • An overall GPA of 3.0 is preferred
  • Official GMAT or GRE Score
  • Official TOEFL Score (international applicants only)
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Essays
  • Employment History (Résumé)
  • Interview

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33619 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 33619 USD per year during 33 months.
  • National

    33619 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33619 USD per year during 33 months.
  • In-State

    18517 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18517 USD per year during 33 months.

Living costs for Irvine

1560 - 2585 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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