The Michigan Ross Executive MBA Program is customized to account for students’ significant experience and expertise. Our general management curriculum focuses on strategy and leadership development. It takes an integrated, results-oriented approach to real-world problem-solving and decision-making. You'll emerge with the practical know-how and enterprise-wide perspective you need to ascend to senior management and drive results in critical and ambiguous environments.
Our faculty and staff understand the commitment it takes to integrate rigorous MBA studies into a busy personal and professional life. We strive to provide a streamlined experience integrating curriculum with lodging, dining, distance learning, tech support, career management, and other elements unique to an executive’s needs.
General Management Curriculum
EMBA coursework spans the language and landscape of key business disciplines at a very senior level. You’ll gain the knowledge and insight to manage across units, synthesize diverse viewpoints, and make tough, executive-level decisions. In 2010 the Financial Times ranked the Michigan Ross EMBA Program No. 2 in general management.
Focus on Strategy
In today’s complex and changing economy, knowing how to devise and deploy the right strategy is key to establishing your leadership and delivering value to any organization. The EMBA curriculum emphasizes strategic application with each major discipline and gives you the tools to turn classroom theory into real-world practice. As a result, the Financial Times ranked Michigan Ross No. 4 in corporate strategy in 2010.
Michigan Ross is a world leader in action-based learning, an approach that gives you the confidence and skills to test sophisticated concepts immediately in your work. Through competitive simulations, group projects, and our flagship course, ExecMAP, you’ll experience the ways new knowledge applies across organizational units and gain valuable insight into your professional effectiveness.
Customized Leadership Development
Leadership Excellence consistently ranks Michigan Ross the best business school for leadership development. Our Professional Development Program delivers courses, workshops, and coaching that complement the curriculum and help you hone and refine the ways you lead people and organizations for greater results.
Global Perspective, Global Preparedness
Michigan Ross faculty apply a global lens to every discipline, and the EMBA curriculum culminates with a global-intensive unit. Topics cover strategies for growth, competition, management, and cross-cultural relations.