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Curriculum - Executive MBA


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Emerging Technologies

We know that you want relevant curriculum – real world applications that you can apply as soon as you are back in the office. The Executive MBA Program has integrated six emerging technologies – business analytics, the Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, blockchain and machine learning – so that your education is as advanced as our global economy.

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What Does a Project Assignment Look Like?

Have you ever wondered what an executive MBA project would entail? Below are links to economic analyses by country or region. The dashboards were developed by student groups using Tableau Public. From the data, students then develop and deliver presentations to their students and faculty providing a compelling reason on industries that should invest in that country.

Tableau Certification

The EMBA Class of 2022 can choose to sit for their Tableau Level 1 certification. Students learn Tableau at orientation and have assignments integrated into the curriculum in the first two semesters. By summer 2021 they should be prepared for the certification exam.

Required Courses

The Executive MBA (EMBA) degree is earned by completing the following courses:

Core Courses

Elective Courses

Course Schedule

Below is a snapshot of the EMBA program for the Class of 2023. The numbers in parentheses represent semester credit hours. View the EMBA Class of 2023 schedule.

Business Foundation

Semester 1

  • Financial Accounting (3)
  • Organizational behavior (3)
  • Statistics and Probability (3)
  • Business Economics (3)

Semester 2

  • Managerial Accounting (2)
  • International Business Management (3)
  • Operations Management (3)
  • Managing Information Technology in the Information Age (3)

Semester 3

  • Financial Management (3)
  • Corporate Governance and Risk Mgmt/Compliance (2)
  • Marketing Management (3)

Performance Transformation

Semester 4

  • Strategic Management (3)
  • Performance Transformation (2)
  • C-Suite Leadership (2)
  • Corporate Finance (2)
  • Executive Coaching (1)

Semester 5

  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship (3)
  • Digital Sales Strategy (2)
  • Negotiations and Contracts (3)
  • Field Project (2)
  • International Study Tour (2)
EMBA Curriculum - Class of 2023
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The Naveen Jindal School of Management reserves the right to change any of the above courses, structure or cost of the program at any time, as needed.

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