Global Leadership Executive MBA (GLEMBA) Overview
The Global Leadership Executive MBA (GLEMBA) program emphasizes US business fundamentals, regional markets, entering those markets and leading and executing in those markets. Courses are taught and experiences are provided for working professionals to gain the skills and knowledge needed to assume global leadership responsibilities. GLEMBA emphasizes teamwork, cross-cultural collaboration and developing the characteristics of a strong leader with agile thinking.
Get your Global Leadership Executive MBA and take your performance and career to the next level. GLEMBA’s goal is to help you succeed in a global market. This is why we offer a program that concentrates on balancing academic commitments, a demanding career and a busy personal life.
Our 21 month program includes: on-line learning, three retreats held on campus, one international retreat and a 10 day international study tour as part of this accredited Executive MBA program.
The world has never been smaller than it is today as globalization impacts our ability to increase productivity, efficiency, effectiveness and profitability. The Global Leadership Executive MBA (GLEMBA) program at the UT Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management develops students’ critical thinking skills for a globalized market for today and tomorrow.
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The Global Leadership Executive MBA program at The University of Texas at Dallas is designed to prepare students for management and leadership positions in business enterprises. The program design places an emphasis on executive skill development, quantitative and qualitative analytical techniques and the knowledge and professional capabilities necessary to succeed in today’s complex business environment.
The University of Texas at Dallas offers a Global Leadership Executive MBA (GLEMBA) program to enable you to:
The GLEMBA program requires satisfactory completion of 29 business core credit hours and 24 global credit hours.
The delivery of the course begins with an on campus retreat each semester with the remaining curriculum being delivered online though web conferences, recorded lectures, discussion boards, etc.
Tuition includes an international retreat and an international study tour (excluding airfare).
Acceptance into the Global Leadership Executive MBA program is not automatic. Our admissions committee focuses on selecting candidates who can best complete the rigorous program and contribute to the quality of the class.
The UT Dallas Global Leadership Executive MBA program offers you the best value per credit hour in the north Texas region. Our 53 credit hour program is the most robust in the region. Our program includes a 10-day international study tour, one international retreat, three retreats held on-campus in addition to an engaging, relevant and quality educational experience.
- Course Materials
- Access to web conferencing and video conferencing systems.
- Books and cases are also provided.
- On-campus Retreats
- International Trips (Retreat and Study Tour)
- Hotel accommodations in a 4 or 5 star hotel with single room
- Ground transportation within countries
- Welcome and farewell dinner, breakfasts and lunches
- Airfare between cities in country
- Executive Coaching
- Strategic self-awareness
- Social intelligence
- Political intelligence
- Executive presence
- Social networking
Tuition is payable in five installments of $15,000 before the start of each semester.
Continental breakfast and lunch.
Note: Students are required to pay for their international flights to and from the international study tour location.
Executive Coaching is required in the first four semesters. In your first semester of the Executive MBA program you will be assigned an executive coach. Our coaches have been selected by Dr. Robert Hicks, director of the Organizational Behavior and Coaching Program at UT Dallas. All are certified by the International Coaching Federation (ICF).
You will begin the program with a Winslow Profile to assess your strengths and weaknesses. Working with your coach, you will develop a professional development plan to focus on developing five executive core competencies, including:
Each month, you will complete homework assignments designed to help reach your personal and professional growth goals.
GLEMBA students needing financial assistance may apply for long-term student loans. More information is available via the UT Dallas Financial Aid Office or by contacting the Executive Education Financial Services Manager, Paula Baxter.
Should you be ineligible for federal student aid, you may access private educational student loan information via the UT Dallas Financial Aid Office.