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Value to Your Employer

How to speak to your employer about the EMBA program.

The UB Executive MBA experience often transforms the professional and personal lives of its graduates. Their experiences can lead them to new challenges and prepare them for increased leadership responsibilities. 

Practical knowledge makes an immediate difference. As students move through the program, they gain a sophisticated level of knowledge and skills on diverse aspects of management, including strategic thinking and planning in a global competitive environment.

Students are often able to take what they learn in the classroom and immediately apply it on the job. Other practical benefits include:

  • Improved critical thinking skills
  • Tools to understand the theory behind the practice
  • Increased confidence and motivation
  • Ability to apply best practices
  • Broaden global business perspectives
  • Knowledge of business systems as a whole
  • A long-lasting competitive edge
  • Greater ability to lead a team and to work within a team
  • Enhanced communication skills

"Everything I learned in the EMBA program helped my career. I would leave class, take everything I just learned and apply it immediately. It had that kind on impact!"

Sheri Sullivan, EMBA '01
The Hackett Group, Global Payroll Transformation Practice Leader

For more information regarding the benefits of the EMBA Program and their added value to employers read the Impact of Executive Education [PDF]