13/11/2013 Bloomberg Businessweek
released its 2013
ranking of Executive MBA programs. The University ofVirginia Darden School of Business MBA for Executives (EMBA), which launched seven
years ago and is eligible for the ranking for the first time, debuted at No. 13
in the world and No. 11 in the United States.
Darden EMBA prepares executives for high-performance leadership as they
continue to work full time, providing an immediate and lasting return on
investment for participants and the companies for which they work, including
their own ventures. The 21-month program develops in executives an enterprise
perspective, helping them understand how all areas of an organization interrelate.
“Most business challenges involve several functional units within a company. Our
integrated curriculum delivers a broadened perspective that helps you lead, act
and communicate with an understanding of the big picture,” said Darden’s Dean Bob
Bruner. “Every class session builds students’ ability to question and to
shape a course of action.”
Bloomberg Businessweek’s specialty
rankings, the Darden EMBA received the following top scores:
grades rightly reflect the exceptional quality of the program and the consistency
with culture of teaching and research excellence,” said Peter
Rodriguez, Darden’s senior associate dean for degree programs.
Best Business Schools of 2013” article begins with a feature on Darden EMBA
alumna Navdeep Martin (EMBA `13) of Washington, D.C., and describes why she
selected Darden’s program, which combines monthly residencies in
Charlottesville with convenient distance learning.
The Darden MBA for Executives curriculum and academic schedule are designed for experienced
managers. Darden delivers its MBA program in three formats — the full-time MBA, MBA for
Executives and Global MBA
for Executives. Graduates of all three formats receive an MBA from the
University of Virginia.
the Darden School of Business
The University of Virginia Darden School of Business
is one of the world's leading business schools, offering MBA, Ph.D. and
Executive Education programs. The unique Darden experience combines the case
study method, top-ranked faculty whose research advances global managerial
practice and business education, and a tight-knit learning environment to
develop responsible and complete leaders who are ready to make an impact.
questions or information, contact Matt
Charles or a member of the Communication team.
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