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Executive MBA Explorer

Answer five questions to personalize the advantages of Washington University’s EMBA. Note that you can provide more than one response to most of the questions. Click “reset selections” to change any responses before you submit them.

If you’re interested in Shanghai, explore the Washington University-Fudan University Executive MBA program.

  • Location

    Where would you like to take your first-year courses?

    (choose only one response)

    • St. Louis
    • Kansas City
    • Denver
  • Profession

    What is your current professional area?

    (choose only one response)

    • Business/Management
    • Engineering/IT/Science/R&D
    • Professional Services/Consulting
    • Marketing/PR/Sales
    • Entrepreneur/Business Owner
    • Law
    • Medicine/Health Care
    • Military
    • Nonprofit Agency
    • Other
  • Objectives

    Which of the following best describes your reason/reasons for pursuing an EMBA degree?

    • Become a More Effective Leader
    • Prepare for a Promotion
    • Become a More Strategic Problem-Solver
    • Become C-suite Literate
    • Build Sustainable Growth and Competitive Advantage
    • Change Careers
    • Commercialize a Business Idea/Start my Own Business
    • Compete More Effectively in the Global Marketplace
    • Create a Culture of Creativity and Innovation
    • Grow my Family/Private Business
    • Professional Development/Expand Career Options
    • Transition Specialist Skills to Executive Setting
  • Challenges

    What are your biggest concerns about enrolling in Olin’s Executive MBA program?

    • Company support
    • Frequent work travel
    • Rusty academic skills/tough quantitative curriculum
    • Time commitment
    • Life balance
    • Cost and funding
    • Requirements/standardized tests
  • Program Features

    What other information would help you make your decision?

    • Global focus and partnerships
    • Washington University's reputation
    • Alumni network
    • Classroom experience
    • Curriculum
    • Faculty
    • Financial aid
    • Program format and timing
    • Residencies (weeklong learning experiences)
    • Student demographics
The following topics are based on your responses and will inform your EMBA decision. Click on any selection to read more. Questions? Call 314-935-9009 or email If you visit other pages in the site, return to your personalized page by clicking the icon