Poets & Quants for Executives
MBA students at Wake Forest University's part-time program

Why Interest In Part-Time MBA Programs Is Sagging

Is it the economy? Crushing undergraduate debt? MOOCs? Online MBA programs? Or just declining interest?

Florida Hough

One Of The Happiest Online MBA Programs On Earth

A higher ranking shines a spotlight on the University of Florida's online offering which consistently gets high marks from students

A class at the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business

Our 2014 Ranking Of The World’s Best Executive MBA Programs

Booth, Wharton, Kellogg, IE & Fuqua top our new ranking of the best Executive MBA programs in the world

Michael Porter of Harvard Business School commands the highest speaking fees

B-School Profs With Highest Speaking Fees

Talk isn't cheap--when it comes from some business professors. Harvard's Michael Porter now commands as much as $150,000 for a speech

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The Worst Things EMBA Students Say About Their Experiences

Common gripes: Lack of career development support, classmates that aren't up to par, and some poor teaching of out-of-date material

Exclusive Insights

The Best Los Angeles Metro Executive MBA Programs

UCLA's Anderson School of Management

This year's arrival of the University of Michigan's EMBA program in Los Angeles gives execs in the area the deepest choice of any wanting to attend an EMBA program outside New York

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The Best Chicago Metro Executive MBA Programs

Chicago's Gleacher Center downtown is the home of Booth's Executive MBA program.

At least eight schools in the Chicago area offer a highly innovative array of executive MBA programs, with some of the most fascinating global excursions

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Boston University's School of Management boasts the highest ranked EMBA program in New England

The Best Boston Metro Executive MBA Programs

If you're looking for an EMBA program in Beantown, you essentially have six options, including MIT highly selective offering and Boston University's highly ranked program

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New York City's Columbia University

Columbia Business School

When it comes to Executive MBA programs, Columbia Business School is one of the biggest players in the world. In New York, the school offers two paths: a traditional EMBA schedule of Friday/Saturday as well as a new Saturday only program launched this year.

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Real Deal MBA

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EMBA Admission Questions? Ask Our Expert.

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3:06 am, February, 23, 2011

No question is out of bounds. Worried about going back to school while working in a highly demanding job? Concerned about your GMAT score? Not entirely certain where you should apply to get your Executive MBA?

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Why I Applied To Only One Executive MBA Program

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5:34 pm, July, 29, 2014

Applying to just one program isn't a Hail Mary pass. It's a way to increase your odds of getting into an elite business school

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Why I’m Getting An Executive MBA Even Though I’m 28

submitted by: PeterVanham

12:31 am, July, 22, 2014

The chance to immediately apply at work what you learn in the classroom make an Executive MBA more appealing than a full-time program

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Reflections On An International Residency

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2:37 pm, May, 26, 2014

Nearing the end of his EMBA, our blogger writes about his class trip to China and India

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Welcome to Poets&Quants For Execs

submitted by: John A.Byrne

2:58 am, February, 23, 2011

Poets&Quants for Execs will be the go-to place for managers seeking to update their skills through more education

Tech Trends At Top EMBA Programs

From flipped classrooms to online electives

The Questions Asked Of EMBA Applicants

The size & scope of those EMBA essays

How Much Does A Top Executive MBA Cost?

The top program tops out at $181,500

How Employers Perceive Online MBAs

A former MBA recruiter for Google weighs in

Wash U’s Hard-Fought Gamble In India

A one-of-a-kind EMBA with IIT in Bombay

Back of the Envelope

The Priciest EMBAs

School Cost App Fee
Wharton West $172,200 $180
Wharton East $162,300 $180
Kellogg $153,900 $150
Berkeley $150,000 $200
Columbia $148,320 $250
Duke $146,600 $200
London $144,156 $260
NYU $144,000 $215
Chicago $142,000 $100
Trium $140,000 None

Most Expensive EMBA Programs

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