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The University of Texas at Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management

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The Naveen Jindal School of Management’s Executive MBA program is among the most robust in the region. EMBAs complete 53 credit hours over a 21-month period. Students meet three to four times each month for weekend sessions. The program offers two study tours: one in the Americas and another international visit in the final semester.

The curriculum covers business fundamentals, while placing a strong emphasis on developing forward-thinking leaders capable of managing successful businesses into 2025 and beyond. Courses range from Marketing and Financial Accounting to C-Suite Leadership and Global Strategy.

Students also benefit from highly personalized executive coaching. Each EMBA is assigned a coaching professional, who assesses his or her strengths and weaknesses and assists with developing a plan to meet personal and professional goals. Graduates of the program gain access to PowerGrid, the active UT Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management alumni group, which meets quarterly at locations around the Dallas–Fort Worth area.

Latest Up-to-Date MBA Rankings:
Poets&Quants: 47
BusinessWeek: 38
U.S. News & World Report: NR
The Economist: NR
Financial Times: 87

Class of 2016: 

Tuition & Fees: $82,000
Median GMAT: Not required for EMBA program
GMAT Range (mid-80%): 610-710
Average GPA: N/A
Acceptance Rate: 96%

Full-Time Enrollment: 28
International: 18%
Female: 29%
Minority 29%
African American: 14%
Asian American: 18%
Hispanic or Latino American: 18%
Mean Age: 39

Class of 2013: 

Median Base Salary: $117,000
Median Signing Bonus: N/A
Percentage of MBAs with Job Offers at Graduation: N/A
Percentage of MBAs with Job Offers Three Months Later: N/A

Contact Information

Naveen Jindal School of Management SM 10, The University of Texas at Dallas
800 West Campbell Road
Richardson, TX 75080-3021
Admissions Office:
(972) 883-5983
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From the Naveen Jindal School of Management:  

The Executive MBA from The University of Texas at Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management is particularly relevant for today’s unpredictable business climate. The curriculum focuses on advanced business knowledge including accounting, finance, marketing, and economics with an emphasis on strategic growth for performance transformation.

The academically robust, 53-credit-hour Executive MBA program is designed for talented, seasoned business professionals with 10 or more years of experience who seek to broaden their business acumen and develop critical thinking skills. This program prepares students for the increasingly dynamic and global markets of today and beyond.

Program Structure Maximizes Your Potential

The Executive MBA program at the UT Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management enables professionals to maximize their business performance:

The 21-month cohort program begins each August.

Classes meet four times each month. Students meet all day Friday and Saturday with the following weekend off. Classes run from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Our international study tour compares how business is conducted and how cultures vary when doing business abroad. Recent trips have been to Melbourne, Canberra, and Sydney, Australia, Athens, Greece and Istanbul, Turkey and this year, Durban and Cape Town, South Africa.

Our faculty are relevant in the business community. They often engage business executives to participate in the class environment throughout the program.

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