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Executive Master of Business Administration, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 15 months
    Duration
University rank #459 (BCR) Texas City, TX, United States
The Executive Master of Business Administration programme offered by University of Texas Arlington is designed to provide high-quality graduate management education to experienced mid-level and upper-level managers and executives

About

The Executive Master of Business Administration programme offered by University of Texas Arlington covers all functional areas of business management and exhibits several content integrating themes associated with successful management of modern business organizations.  These include leadership and ethics, international business operations, innovation, and effective utilization of teams. 

The program is a 15 to 24 month, cohort-based design with a lock-step, fixed curriculum.  The schedule of classes is non-traditional and utilizes weekend and accelerated formats.  Students, who are usually fully employed, enter the program as a group and progress through courses together. Course content is delivered by senior faculty, many of whom have extensive industry experience. Frequent guest speakers are utilized for content expertise.  

The focus of the program is to use methods that maximize student interaction and connects classroom discussion directly to each student’s job situation.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Operations Management
  • Advanced Methods for Analytics
  • Business Financial Management
  • Legal Environment of Business
  • Ethics and the Business Environment
  • Decisions and Strategy
  • Accounting Analysis
  • Management of Information Technologies

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Applications are accepted after the published priority date, but for guaranteed consideration of admission submit the application by the priority date.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 15 months
    • Duration description

      15 to 24 month, cohort-based design with a lock-step, fixed curriculum

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 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).

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores. However, it does not provide a recommended score range.

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General Requirements

Basic admission requirements must be met before a student can be accepted. In meeting these requirements, an applicant must have:

  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited U.S. college or university or its foreign equivalent, with a satisfactory grade-point average.
  • An acceptable and current score on the aptitude tests of the Graduate Record Examination or the Graduate Management Admission Test, as specified by the department or program to which application is being made.
  • Demonstrate potential for graduate work in the chosen field through previous academic performance.
  • Be approved for admission by the department in which a degree is sought.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21026 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21026 USD per year and a duration of 15 months.
  • National

    20796 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20796 USD per year and a duration of 15 months.
  • In-State

    9698 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9698 USD per year and a duration of 15 months.
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Living costs for Texas City

  • 882 - 1640 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

There are several different types of scholarships available to you at UTA. Our general academic scholarships are based on academic performance and available to new students pursing their first baccalaureate degree. You can find additional scholarships such as designated, departmental, private, and need-based scholarships through our scholarship system, MavScholarshop.

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