12 months
33600 USD/year
33600 USD/year
13400 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Business Administration - Executive course at University of Arizona consists of 19, eight‐week courses delivered in a lock‐step hybrid format. The program provides both an online and in-person component.  

Visit the official programme website for more information


Course content is provided online, with students meeting for in-person classes one weekend per month at the Phoenix, AZ campus to: 

  •  attend guest speaker sessions
  •  take a deeper dive into content presented online
  •  work together in teams and deliver presentations, or
  •  engage in simulation exercises, etc.

In addition to the hybrid courses, students are required to attend a pre-program orientation session at the Phoenix, AZ campus, plus a three-day residential session at the Tucson, AZ campus. Travel during the program is also required:

  •  Global Business Experience - 7-day international travel (program and lodging included with tuition, airfare not included)
  •  Silicon Valley Immersion - 3-day domestic travel (program and lodging included with tuition, airfare not included)

The Business Administration - Executive course at University of Arizona includes group work that will involve students meeting with other students, either in person or remotely. Working well within teams will be required for successful completion of the program. Staying on site, in Phoenix overnight, for in-person class weekends, allows the Executive MBA student to focus on academic and networking experiences. Many students comment that the close-knit community, which develops through the course of the program, is one of its greatest strengths.

Graduate School of Management

The Eller College of Management is home to the Eller MBA program, which houses the Full-Time, Evening, Professional, Online, and Executive MBA programs. With emphasis on Innovation, Application and Communication, the Eller MBA program is developing business leaders who can not only solve real world problems with a strong critical thinking framework, but also effectively communicate their solutions to a diverse group of stakeholders.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Communications for Managers
  • Applied Business Statistics
  • Economics for Managers
  • Leadership and Organizations
  • Market-Based Management
  • Managing Ethics in Organizations
  • Leading Organizational Change

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applicantion Deadlines:

  • October 15: Round 1
  • December 1: Round 2
  • February 1: Round 3
  • April 1: Round 4
  • June 1: Final Deadline


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GPA 3.0
  • TOEFL - We will consider the IELTS in lieu of the TOEFL
  • GMAT or GRE (Not necessary for Executive MBA)
  • 1 letter of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Essays    
  •  Official transcripts from all universities and colleges attended. International applicants are to provide official transcript and degree certification/diploma, in native language and official English translation.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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