MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATIONThe Executive MBA

Business Students in Bellarmine CENTRO

An MBA Experience Designed for You

The Executive MBA Program

The Executive MBA Program is designed for individuals who have seven or more years of work experience with at least five years of experience as a manager, as a project leader, or in some similar leadership role. The program can be completed in 12-16 months. Executive MBA classes meet on alternating weekends subject to holidays and university breaks. Classes are held on Friday nights from 5:30 – 10 p.m. and Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Elective courses meet at varying times.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

  • The program is 39 credit hours, with no prerequisites.
  • The curriculum consists of ten core courses, two MBA electives and an international business requirement.
  • Three fundamental threads run throughout the Bellarmine MBA program: (a) innovation, (b) social responsibility and ethics, and (c) strategic thinking.
  • The Bellarmine MBA is a cohort-style, team-based program. Students move through the core curriculum together in teams of four or five students with complementary skills and experiences.
  • Students may opt to pursue a Concentration in Applied Business Analytics, or emphases in Marketing, Finance, Innovation or Management.

 

Spalding Endowed International Travel Support Fund

Funds available to support undergraduate students from the Rubel School of Business interested in participating in an international, study abroad experience.  Get more information and apply through the Bellarmine Study Abroad and International Programs Office at internationalstudies@bellarmine.edu or Study Abroad and International Programs.
Funds available beginning in Fall 2022.

High Achievers Scholarship >
 

AACSB Accreditation

The W. Fielding Rubel School of Business at Bellarmine University is accredited by the AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), which places it among the most elite business schools in the nation. Not only is Bellarmine the first and only private university in Kentucky to achieve AACSB accreditation, but fewer than 5 percent of business schools worldwide have achieved this distinction.

Program Highlights

Can be completed in 12-16 months. Executive MBA classes meet on alternating weekends subject to holidays and university breaks. Classes are held on Friday nights from 5:30-10 p.m. and Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Elective courses meet at varying time.

  • No GMAT or GRE required for acceptance consideration
  • Designed for professionals with significant work experience with several years of experience as a manager or similar leadership role.
  • A baccalaureate degree may not be required for acceptance consideration.
  • The program can be completed in 12-16 months.
  • Access to faculty experts.
  • Access to exclusive mentoring from executive-level leaders from different industries.
  • Access to fellow EMBAs’ professional network.
  • Classes meet on alternating weekends subject to holidays and university breaks. Friday nights from 5:30-10 p.m. and Saturdays from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

EMBA Program Tuition Rate

$1,000 per credit hour. The total cost for the program is $39,000 and includes books and fees. There is an optional international travel fee of $2,500 for students who choose MBA 620: International Business Experience. The international travel fee covers plane fare, room, and select meals. There may be a surcharge for those requesting a private room.

Additional Resources

 

Brown Endowed Study Abroad Fund

Funds available to support undergraduate and graduate students from the Rubel School of Business interested in participating in an international, study abroad experience.  Get more information and apply through the Bellarmine Study Abroad and International Programs Office at internationalstudies@bellarmine.edu or Study Abroad and International Programs.
Funds available beginning in Fall 2022.

 

 

Learn More about Bellarmine's MBA programs

If you are interested in the Virtual MBA, please select "Weeknight" from the list below. If you are interested in the Bellarmine MBA, please select "Weekend" from the list below.

Learn more about Bellarmine University.

Loading...

Contact Us

Jorge Pazmiño
Director of Graduate and Executive Education Programs
502-272-7240
jpazmino@bellarmine.edu

James Standard
Senior Graduate Admission Officer
502.272.8351
jstandard@bellarmine.edu

Israel Cuenca
Events Coordinator and Strategic Marketing (GAA) 
502.272.8107
icuenca@bellarmine.edu