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Executive MBA

Southern Methodist University

21 months
67425 USD/year
67425 USD/year
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The Southern Methodist University Cox Executive Executive MBA program is structured to build on your management experience by capitalizing on the power of collaboration that comes from a diverse business network.


Join a group of business leaders like yourself — top minds from a range of industries and disciplines — and hone your management expertise in our modern academic environment.  

You have responsibilities at work and at home. And as a candidate for the powerhouse Cox Executive MBA degree, you'll have academic responsibilities to yourself and your peers. Everything about your experience as an Executive MBA student at Southern Methodist University Cox will help you push your limits in the classroom while you forge ahead in your career.

  • Networking events with other Cox School MBA students.
  • A tight community of peers and faculty.
  • A class schedule that's easy on work and personal life.
  • Video-recorded classes that give you flexibility and a reference for study review.
  • Access to Southern Methodist University's campus-wide entertainment and fitness facilities.
  • A strong support system for you and your family.

The Collins Center: Your Hub For Advancement

You'll be spending the bulk of your time on campus at the James M. Collins Executive Education Center, which was built in 2005 to serve as the academic and social hub for the Executive MBA program — an invigorating setting for learning and collaboration. The center has everything you'll need right at hand, from high-tech classrooms and a business center to a dining room and rooftop terrace.

Programme Structure

Recent elective options:

  • Business Analytics
  • Digital Strategy
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Human Capital
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Negotiations

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 21 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We review applications throughout the year in the order that they are submitted. 


50 SCH



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

    • Online application
    • Unofficial Transcripts: You can upload unofficial transcripts for the application review. SMU requires transcripts from all institutions you received at least 12 credit hours
    • Current resume
    • Two essay questions. Each essay asks for a direct one-page response.
    • Optional essay: If you would like to be considered for a scholarship, you will need to submit a scholarship essay as well.
    • Recommendation. No recommendation letter is needed. We just require that you provide the name and contact information for one professional recommendation. They will be sent an online form to answer a few questions.
    • Test Scores: Admission to the EMBA program relies heavily on work experience, therefore no test score is required.

Work experience

  • Have a minimum of 8 years of work experience with the majority in mid to upper management

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    67425 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 117995 USD for the full programme during 21 months.
  • National

    67425 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 117995 USD for the full programme during 21 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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