The Master of Business Administration for Executives (EMBA) is operated by the Executive and Specialized Programs Office in the College of Business Administration, and is an alternative path for the Master of Business Administration degree. The program is designed to meet the needs of mid-career executives. Students in the program have an average of 15 years of full-time professional work experience and eight years of managerial or equivalent experience.

Students accepted for the MBA for Executives are fully matriculated in the university and meet all university requirements as established by the Graduate Council. Courses are scheduled in a modular fashion on alternate Fridays and Saturdays.

Students complete an approved program of study containing 48 units offered in a predetermined pattern over 21 consecutive months. No transfer courses and no substitute courses are accepted.

For more information on the program, call (619) 594-6010

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Courses

2018 Summer2018 Fall2019 Spring
B A 0604 Executive Managerial Accounting

Accounting information for internal decision making purposes to include cost measurement, capacity management, activity based costing, activity based management, production costing, quality costing, pricing, CVP analysis, budgeting, performance evaluation, transfer pricing, and compensation.

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Damon Fleming
B A 0605 Managerial Marketing

The marketing function in an organization. Managerial activities of marketing including market analysis, target market selection and design of the organization’s marketing program.

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Miro Copic
2018 Fall
B A 0615 Strategic Financial Management

Provides a framework for financial decision making. Covers relevant modern theory and emphasizes role of finance in corporate strategy. Topics include financial analysis and planning, investment, capital structure and dividend decisions, and valuation and corporate restructuring. Not open to students with credit in Business Administration 653 or Finance 615.

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August 17 - October 20
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Nikhil P Varaiya
B A 0616 Competitive Analysis

Competition in typical unregulated product or service markets. Competitive forces in such markets, and impact of these forces on economic profits, rates of return, and relative market-shares of competing firms. Not open to students with credit in Business Administration 665 or Finance 616.

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Nikhil P Varaiya
B A 0701 Executive Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurial approach to business. Concepts, theories, and techniques for organizing and managing an entrepreneurial venture.

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Alex F De Noble
B A 0702 Social Responsibility: Legal and Ethical Environment of Business

Role of the manager in dealing in a socially responsible and ethical manner with internal and external constituencies.

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2018 Fall
B A 0703 Strategic Management

Corporate and business level strategic decision making. Topics include industry and environmental analysis, strategy implementation, and strategic planning systems. Case descriptions of actual company situations serve as basis for analysis and recommendations.

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November 2 - January 12
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B A 0709 Seminar in the Global Financial Environment

Develops understanding of world economy and illustrates impact of financial environment on decision making process of business managers. How corporations respond to changing economic forces and/or historical governmental policies.

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Frank Ryan
2018 Fall
B A 0710 Executive Leadership

Theoretical and empirical literature pertaining to study and assessment of leadership skills. Process of organizational change and development.

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November 2 - January 12
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2018 Fall
B A 0711.02 Seminar: Operations Supply Chain for Executives

Challenges facing managers of organizations in modern society: organizational, human resources, operational, economic, environmental, political, international, and technological issues.

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August 17 - October 20
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Sanjit Menezes