2021-2022 Academic Catalog

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Master in Business Administration for Executives, MBA

Program Director: Roger Japp
Telephone: 303-315-8015
Email: roger.japp@ucdenver.edu


The Executive MBA provides executive-level students with a broad, rigorous 16-month academic program leading to the Master of Business Administration degree. The program is designed for persons who hold decision-making positions in private and public sector organizations. The program builds upon the knowledge and experience of these professionals with challenging curriculum and experiences that can be pursued without career interruption.

The Executive MBA program emphasizes strategic leadership and quantitative analysis; and the latest in applied models and tools of management. Courses are taught through a variety of methods and content including case studies and projects , lectures, guest speakers from industry, etc.

The Executive MBA program has two alternative start sates in January and August. Classes meet one weekend a month, on a Friday and Saturday, accommodating demanding work schedules and also making it possible for those who live outside the Denver area to participate in the program.  Additional required course activities are delivered in synchronous and asynchronous online modalities.

Two courses are taken each eight-week term. At the end of the first-year students travel abroad for an international business course.