Shaping Global Leaders
Designed for experienced professionals who are looking to excel in a high-level role and take their organizations to the next level.
Become the Thought-Leader
The Saint Mary’s Executive Doctor of Business Administration Program (EDBA) challenges students’ critical thinking skills and motivates them to apply theories to business scenarios.
Learn more about the Saint Mary’s Executive DBA today:
Flexible Hybrid Learning
Graduate In 18-Months
Waive GMAT / GRE for Qualified Candidates
Personalized Experiential Learning
Peer Network of Global Leaders
Scholarships & Financial Aid Available
Designed for the working professional, our 18-Month Program provides you the same Saint Mary's College MBA degree on a timeline that accommodates work/life.
Our teaching-focused mission is to shape you into an innovative, confident and responsible leader while achieving and surpassing your career goals.
Online + On-Campus
Our convenient mix of online (2X weeknights) and on-campus Saturday classes (bi-weekly) is the perfect pace to absorb and apply in real-time.
Deep Bay Area Roots
Established in 1863, SMC Alumni have helped shape the Bay Area. You are joining the MBA ranks of an active, successful and diverse community of trailblazers and entrepreneurs.
Executive MBA Alumni Experiences
Executive MBA FAQs
Is the GMAT or EA (Executive Assessment) required?
We do not require the GMAT or EA for most program applicants with rich work experience. We recommend speaking with a Saint Mary's Executive MBA Program Advisor to learn more.
When do classes start?
Classes for the Executive MBA begin in October.
What are the requirements for Admission?
- Bachelor's Degree or equivalent from an accredited College or University
- 10+ years of work experience; with 5 of those spent in a Managerial or Leadership role
What is AACSB accreditation?
The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) is a body that accredits Business Schools worldwide. Due to their high-standards and rigorous evaluations, less than 5% of Business Schools have earned AACSB accreditation.
Is the Executive MBA program STEM Certified?
The Saint Mary's Executive MBA program is not STEM Certified. However, Saint Mary's does offer Graduate Programs that are STEM Certified. Speak with a Program Advisor to learn more about our other STEM Certified programs.
How long does it take to complete the Executive MBA program?
What is the tuition?
Tuition is $75,888
Are there scholarships or financial aid available?
Yes. Saint Mary's has scholarship and financial aid options for qualified applicants. Learn more about options available to you from your Executive MBA (EMBA) Program Advisor.
Is the Executive MBA program in-person or online?
The Executive MBA program is a combination of in-person and online learning at hours that are ideal for the working professional.