Program Structure

The program begins mid-September each year, with the three terms of required Business Foundations courses, followed by three Immersions, which take place in terms two, three, and four. You will complete 21 credits of Areas of Focus electives, finishing the program in just over 19 months, or you can accelerate your studies and conclude in less than 16 months.

Additional electives beyond 21 credits are free when taken during the program.

Orientation

Business Foundations Courses

Term 1

  • BUS 520 - Managerial Finance
  • BUS 634 - Management Strategy
  • BUS 531 - Organizational Behavior & Leadership (continued in Term 2)

Term 2

  • BUS 512 - Financial Accounting & Reporting
  • BUS 550 - Decision Information Analysis

Term 3

  • BUS 501 - Microeconomic Analysis for Managers
  • BUS 540 - Marketing Management
  • BUS 551 - Process & Systems Management

Immersions

Term 2

  • BUS 699 - Global Business Practice

Term 3

  • BUS 500 - Management Practice: Leadership & Influence

Term 4

  • BUS 536 - Public Policy & Business

Areas of Focus ELECTIVES

Term 2

  • BUS 632* - Negotiations
  • BUS 650* - Decision Modeling (online)
  • BUS 659* - Six-Sigma and Process Improvement (online)

Term 3

  • BUS 513* - Strategic Cost Management

Term 4

Dec-Jan Inter-Term

  • BUS 537* - Leading Groups & Teams
  • BUS 648* - Channel Strategy & Business-to-Business

Term 5

  • BUS 527* - Financial Markets
  • BUS 558* - Project Management & Collaboration
  • BUS 557* - Leadership & Lifework
  • BUS 620* - Advanced Financial Topics
  • BUS 630* - Advanced Competitive Strategy
  • BUS 636* - Entrepreneurship
  • BUS 632* - Negotiations
  • BUS 650* - Decision Modeling (online)
  • BUS 659* - Six-Sigma and Process Improvement (online)

Healthcare Modules

  • BUS 504* - Business of Healthcare
  • BUS 508* - Healthcare Strategy
  • BUS 536* - Public Policy of Healthcare
  • BUS 652* - Healthcare Operations

Other

  • BUS 679 - Independent Study

Denotes required immersions

*Electives subject to change. Students may also substitute a regular Evening MBA or Full-time MBA elective, or with approval, up to two graduate-level courses from another Emory University school.

Term 4 and 5 electives are offered in one of four time slots: Thurs. 6:30-9:45pm; Fri 4-9pm (incl. dinner); Sat. 8am-noon; Sat. 1:30-5:30pm; Sun 9am-1pm.

Dec-Jan Inter-Term (Accelerate Course Modules) are cross-listed EvMBA electives offered in a condensed format from approximately the middle of December through early January.