An Executive MBA (EMBA) is an accelerated degree program designed especially for busy professionals and allows students to receive their MBA in two years or less while continuing to work full time.
Ranked #1 in Georgia and #3 in North America by CEO Magazine (2023), the KSU EMBA Program is the only true weekend program in metro Atlanta with classes held approximately one weekend per month.
Our 19-month program teaches leadership and business acumen, but also digs deep to uncover your strengths, goals, and personal brand. At the Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University, you’ll experience cutting–edge global teaming, program-long executive coaching and an integrated curriculum designed for professionals ready to advance their career. Instantly applicable in the workplace, our motto is “what you learn on the weekend you apply on Monday”.
The Coles College of Business EMBA program was ranked 1st in Georgia and 3rd in North America in CEO Magazine's 2023 Global Executive MBA. For the eighth year in a row, the EMBA was recognized as a Global Tier One program
Conveniently Located - EMBA classes are taught at the KSU Center, which is easily accessible from I-75 and just outside the Atlanta perimeter, I-285. Parking is free and readily available.
Program-Long Teaming – Our EMBA program is team based to promote collaboration, decision-making, resourcefulness, ingenuity, and entrepreneurship. Teams consist of five to six students, representing a diversity of experience and personality.
The Executive MBA is designed for working professionals looking to increase their business acumen and advance their career. The weekend-only program teaches leadership and business acumen, but the coursework and assignments also dig deep to uncover your strengths, goals and personal brand. The program-long team assignments are also an important program component. The average age of our students is 39, with approximately 16 years of professional work experience.Start Your Application