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Extended Learning Courses

MBA Intensive Courses. In-Depth Learning Experience.

Extended Learning Courses are a diverse offering of academic business, for-credit, MBA-level courses available through Goizueta Business School to Emory Executive Education participants, where you will learn alongside Evening MBA and Executive MBA students. You must apply and be accepted into these courses, as these credits can be applied towards a Goizueta Business School MBA degree (if you apply and are admitted to a Goizueta MBA in the future). As a participant in these courses, you will be active in the learning environment through contributions to the class discussions, case studies, group projects and presentations, assignments, and exams — earning a grade and an official university transcript.
  • Number of Courses

    In-person & live online options
  • Typical Class Size

    Learn alongside Evening MBA and Executive MBA students
  • Investment*

    Per Credit Hour (each course is 3 credit hours)

Extended Learning Courses Eligibility

• Mid- to senior-level professionals ready to move into a more strategic role
• Managerial or project management experience preferred
• Ready for a rigorous academic experience molded to fit your schedule
• A bachelor's degree and a strong undergraduate academic record
• Understand the value of a room full of different perspectives
• Prepared to make valuable contributions in the classroom

International applicant eligibility:

• If you live in the country and can provide your Visa or Permanent Resident information in the application you can enroll for an Extended Learning Course(s) offered in-person, online or hybrid. If you live outside the US, you can only enroll for an Extended Learning Course(s) offered online.

Learning Objectives

  • Ideal for

    Professionals interested in obtaining MBA level skills, knowledge, and experience who do not have the time to invest in a full degree currently but may plan to later, or who already have an MBA and just need a refresher.
  • Outcomes

    Build your capacity as a business leader, expand your depth and breadth of business knowledge, gain real-world skills you can use in the workplace, and widen your network of business professionals.
  • Environment

    Collaborate with MBA students from a range of industries who are working professionals like yourself in an intensive but accessible classroom experience.

Course Brochure

Download the Extended Learning Courses brochure for detailed information on these course offerings.

Finance Courses

Learn about alternative investments and why they represent the largest and fastest growing asset class in the world. This course will discuss (i) organization and strategy of the alternative investments industry, (ii) valuation, capital structure and term sheets, (iii) new venture financing, and (iv) deal structuring. It will also provide an actionable framework to improve your investment acumen and become a business owner, including raising capital if you have little or none, identifying a business to buy, and structuring a transaction.

Number of Credits: 3

Cost: $6,200

Format: Live Online (Global Classroom)

8:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. every Tuesday

Faculty: Klaas Baks

Certificate Eligibility: Finance Certificate, Excellence in Business Certificate

Application Deadline: July 29, 2022

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Explore the valuation and use of fixed income securities. This course will educate you in the principles of fixed income securities and structured finance, while at the same time giving you an understanding of how Wall Street is involved with the financial markets and the economy.

Number of Credits: 3

Cost: $6,200

Format: In-Person

6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. every Tuesday

Faculty: Nicholas Valerio 

Certificate Eligibility: Finance Certificate, Excellence in Business Certificate

Application Deadline: July 29, 2022

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Learn all about the work conducted by investment banks. This course will analyze debt financing, equity underwriting, merger & acquisition advisory assignments, and trading activity. Special emphasis will be placed on the methods commonly applied when conducting valuation, debt capacity, and transaction analysis. In addition, there will be summary of investment banking history and of the peripheral players (private equity and hedge funds) that interact with banks.

Number of Credits: 3

Cost: $6,200

Format: In-Person

6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. every Thursday

Faculty: Kevin Crowley

Certificate Eligibility: Finance Certificate, Excellence in Business Certificate

Application Deadline: July 29, 2022

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Broaden your awareness of the impact of global economic, financial, geopolitical, and demographic trends on business. The course provides conceptual frameworks and tools for analysis critical to conducting business in the international environment. It will also explore the evolution of macroeconomic policy and events, including COVID-19 and its substantial global macroeconomic impacts.

Number of Credits: 3

Cost: $6,200

Format: In-Person or Live Online (Global Classroom)

5:00 p.m. - 9:10 p.m. every Friday

Faculty: Jeffrey Rosensweig 

Certificate Eligibility: Finance Certificate, Excellence in Business Certificate

Application Deadline: July 29, 2022

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Gain an understanding of the drivers of value creation and destruction in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and develop skills in the design and evaluation of these transactions. The focus of the course will be primarily to analyze M&A from the perspective of a financial advisor, integrating issues from economics, accounting, law, strategy and organizational behavior where appropriate.

Number of Credits: 3

Cost: $6,200

Format: In-Person

6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. every Monday

Faculty: Rohan Ganduri

Certificate Eligibility: Finance Certificate, Excellence in Business Certificate

Application Deadline: July 29, 2022

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Marketing Courses

Explore the importance and impact of customer lifetime value. Using real-world applications from various industries, this course will familiarize participants with tools and methods used for measuring and managing the value of current and future customers effectively.

Number of Credits: 3

Cost: $6,200

Format: In-Person

6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. every Monday 

Faculty: Daniel McCarthy

Certificate Eligibility: Marketing Certificate, Excellence in Business Certificate

Application Deadline: July 29, 2022

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Understand how to effectively set prices. This course will equip you with an integrated framework to make pricing decisions and will provide you with the latest thinking on pricing issues. You will learn how to integrate pricing decisions vis-Ă -vis synthesizing big data, accounting, financial information and consider market conditions, legal and corporate agreements.

Number of Credits: 3

Cost: $6,200

Format: Live Online (Global Classroom)

6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Thursday

Faculty: Saloni Vastani

Certificate Eligibility: Marketing Certificate, Excellence in Business Certificate

Application Deadline: July 29, 2022

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Gain a greater understanding of product development. This course exposes participants to the contemporary challenges faced by a broad variety of firms in developing and launching new products, creating and maintaining brand equity, and managing products and product lines.

Number of Credits: 3

Cost: $6,200

Format: In-Person

6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Wednesday

Faculty: Douglas Bowman

Certificate Eligibility: Marketing Certificate, Excellence in Business Certificate

Application Deadline: July 29, 2022

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Info Systems & Operations Mgmt Courses

Learn how to drive your organization towards operational excellence. Using Lean Six Sigma, this course will discuss organizational structures, processes, and tools for driving improvement. Team-based problem solving and important aspects of human behavior, such as resistance to change, will be discussed in detail. The application of these concepts will be analyzed in the context of manufacturing and services as well as knowledge work. Many examples will be drawn from healthcare.

Number of Credits: 3

Cost: $6,200

Format: Live Online (Global Classroom)

8:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. every Wednesday 

Faculty: George Easton

Certificate Eligibility: Excellence in Business Certificate, Roberto C. Goizueta Leadership Certificate

Application Deadline: July 29, 2022

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For-Credit Courses Withdrawal Policy

These courses are only offered for university credit. You will receive an Emory University transcript as a result of completing one or more courses. To withdraw from a course, you must meet designated university deadlines to avoid receiving a W on your transcript for the for-credit course. No refunds will be extended once the course begins.

Certificate Eligibility

The Extended Learning Courses are eligible for our Emory Executive Education certificates. For more information, please reach out to Learning Advisor, Tammie Long.

Special Pricing

*Emory Executive Education offers special pricing for select constituents:
Goizueta Business School Alumni/Faculty/Staff
Emory University Alumni/Faculty/Staff
Government and Non-Profit
Group/Multiple
Custom Clients
Please contact us for more information about our special pricing or to receive your code before you register.

We also offer flexible payment options through Emory Alliance Credit Union:
Emory Alliance Credit Union has created an unsecured line of credit for Emory Executive Education participants to assist with the cost of courses:
o Minimum amount: $1,000; Maximum amount: $15,000
o 12 months interest only—the balance on the 13th month will be amortized over 36 months
o Interest rate is Prime + 4%*
o A monthly billing notice will be mailed to you.
o Credit Union membership is required. Visit emoryacu.com and click to get started.
For more information, call 404-329-6415 Option 3, or visit emoryacu.com to find a branch near you.

The Courtesy Scholarship is a grant that covers tuition exclusively (not textbooks, fees or other miscellaneous charges), available to Emory employees and their family members who apply and are admitted for enrollment in academic programs at Emory University. The percentage of tuition covered depends on your years of service. Learn more about the scholarship policy, how to enroll, etc. here: https://hr.emory.edu/eu/benefits/faculty-staff/courtesy-scholarship/index.html

Emory Visitor Policy

For everyone’s safety, all participants joining in-person courses must follow Emory’s safety guidelines. Please download and review our Emory Visitor Policy to help maintain our record of zero COVID-19 infections reported from being in an Emory classroom.