EMBA Admission

Admission Requirements

To be accepted into the program, you must have at least five years of full-time work experience and receive the endorsement of your company. Successful candidates exhibit progression in their career, advancement in their position and potential for future growth. Past EMBA students have a range of five to more than 20 years of work experience with an average of 14 years.

You'll benefit from the expertise of our faculty as well as interaction with your peers—drawing upon one another's talents and abilities.

Did you know that the GMAT is not required for the Executive MBA program?


The UB EMBA program has rolling admissions.

  • July 1: International applicants are encouraged to apply by July 1 due to the additional time required to process international application packages.
  • September 1: Final fall 2020 deadline for domestic students.

Application Materials

You'll need to submit all of the following application materials before your application review and consideration for acceptance.

Application Review

Applications are reviewed each month. For consideration, applications must be completed by the first day of the month and decision notifications will be sent by the end of that month. Applicants who submit all application materials will be contacted for an interview.