PROGRAM NAME GLOBAL MBA (Full-Time) PROFESSIONAL MBA WORLD EXEC MBA ONLINE MBA HEALTHCARE MBA
LOCATION Main campus (Foggy Bottom), Washington DC Main campus (Foggy Bottom), Washington DC Main campus (Foggy Bottom), Washington DC 100% Online or Hybrid 100% Online
PROGRAM BEGINS Fall Cohort begins Fall only; Self Paced begins Fall and Spring. Fall Fall, Spring, and Summer Fall, Spring, and Summer
CLASSES MEET 1st year: daytime cohort, Monday ~ Wednesday. 2nd year: late afternoon and evening classes, Monday ~ Thursday. Core courses and electives: Weeknight(s). Students choose schedule. Core courses: Every other week on Friday afternoon and Saturday 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. 100% Online or Hybrid 100% Online
SCHEDULE Four semesters with optional Summer study between first and second years. Courses offered during Fall, Spring, and Summer sessions. Students choose schedule. Courses require Fall, Spring, and Summer enrollment. Students are expected to take courses in Fall, Spring, and Summer. Students are expected to take courses in Fall, Spring, and Summer.
TIME TO COMPLETE 21 months 2 – 5 years 16 months 3 – 5 years 2 – 5 years
DEGREE OF FLEXIBILITY 1st year: no flexibility, cohort only. 2nd year: flexibility, electives in 11 concentrations. Flexibility to choose schedule, length of time to completion, electives in 11 concentrations. Cohort program; Lockstep Core courses lockstep; some flexibility in electives Two courses per module are recommended.
PROGRAM EMPHASIS Act Responsibly, Lead Passionately, Think Globally. Ethics and CSR; leadership; globalization; team work; experiential learning; communication skills; analytical skills. Act Responsibly, Lead Passionately, Think Globally. Ethics and CSR; leadership; globalization; team work; experiential learning; communication skills; analytical skills. Act Responsibly, Lead Passionately, Think Globally. Ethics and CSR; leadership; globalization; team work; experiential learning; communication skills; analytical skills. Healthcare management
REQUIRED HOURS, ELECTIVE HOURS Total: 55.5 credit hours. Core: 31.5 including international residency. Electives: 24. Total: 55.5 credit hours. Core: 28.5. Electives: 27. Total: 52.5 required hours. Total: 52.5 credit hours. Core: 34.5. Electives: 18. Total: 52.5 credit hours. Core: 43.5. Healthcare electives: 9.
PARTICIPANTS’ BACKGROUNDS Variety of industries Variety of industries Mid to senior level managers and professionals N/A Primarily healthcare professionals including MDs.
AVERAGE AGE AT ENTRY 28 30 38  35 43
AGE RANGE 22 – 40 23 – 50 32 – 55  26 – 54 24 – 59
AMOUNT OF WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIRED At least two years strongly preferred At least two years strongly preferred At least eight years strongly preferred At least two years strongly preferred Three years preferred
AVERAGE AMOUNT OF WORK EXPERIENCE 5 years 5.5 years 14 years 10 years 13 years
GMAT/GRE REQUIRED Yes May be waived based on work experience May be waived based on work experience May be waived based on work experience May be waived based on work experience
INTERVIEW REQUIRED Yes, by invitation only Yes, by invitation only Yes, by invitation only Yes, by invitation only No
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