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Executive Master of Business Administration

Program Details

Regionally-accredited Athabasca University offers the global online Executive MBA for professionals who wish to advance leadership and management skills in business administration. Gain real-world experience through courses that allow you to apply learning in your workplace. Most coursework is offered in shortened formats, with asynchronous lessons and assignments. Students must attend one in-residence elective. You can expect to enjoy small class sizes with interactive learning environments. Choose to complete the accelerated option or take the standard 2-3 year route.

Available options include:

  • Executive MBA
  • Accelerated Entry
  • Hockey Management
  • Accountant Pathway
  • Health Leadership
  • Supply Chain Management


Requirements may vary per concentration.

  • Undergraduate degree from an accredited university with added work experience OR meet approved professional experience guidelines set by school
  • Resume
  • Essay
  • Reference letter(s)
  • Official transcript(s)

At least one elective must be taken in residence. In residence electives are held in locations across Canada and internationally.

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education