Simon Business School
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    make a difference

    "I already find myself contributing from a business perspective to the hospital. I'm able to look at the big picture more to see how things interact and how decisions are made."

    David Dougherty, MD
    Executive MBA Class of 2013

    Watch the day-in-the-life video of Dr. David Dougherty

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    welcome to the program that will change your life

    "There is such a great wealth of knowledge in a Simon EMBA classroom. The time I spent there was an experience I will never forget, and an investment I will never regret."

    Jason Aymerich '10
    President, Software & Print Solutions, Complemar, Rochester, NY

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    leadership practicum

    Understand how effective leadership makes new plans a reality and is integral to future success. The practicum encompasses hands-on professional development as well as exploring issues facing businesses today.

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    business plan experience

    Creating a business strategy in the context of the global economy pushes our candidates beyond what they normally do. Student teams culminate their year-long business plan development by presenting to a panel of experts.

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    return on investment

    You will see returns starting on day one. The Simon Executive MBA program is designed to create immediate impact for leaders in the workplace. Your ability to analyze complex situations will be enhanced, and your courage to make tough judgements will be strengthened.

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    community leaders

    Simon Executive MBA students come from a wide range of different-sized firms. This brings many benefits, from networking with other c-level managers to learning from functional experts in different industries.

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Toughen up.®

Because you're ready to reach for new horizons.

The Simon Executive MBA has been specifically designed to help you, the working professional, no matter what your career objectives may be. It will prepare you for the next phase of your career, help you promote change in your organization, increase your own business performance, or simply help you redefine your personal goals.

You will learn alongside other, equally ambitious participants from a wide range of backgrounds and industries. You will be taught by experienced faculty whose research findings and insights are sought by industry and the media everywhere. And you will see first-hand how business is conducted around the globe. We look forward to hearing from you.

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Martin Mucci ’91S (MBA) and Efrain Rivera ’89S (MBA) in The Wall Street JournalMartin Mucci ’91S (MBA) and Efrain Rivera ’89S (MBA) in The Wall Street Journal
Jul 24, 2014
Cconnections are concentrated among 22 schools, including Simon, which have bestowed one or more bachelor’s degrees or master’s in business administration to 285 CFOs at roughly 670 of the country’s largest companies.

Commencement Address: Robert E. Rich Jr. '69S (MBA), Chairman of Rich Products Corp. Commencement Address: Robert E. Rich Jr. '69S (MBA), Chairman of Rich Products Corp.
Jun 23, 2014
Robert E. Rich Jr. '69S (MBA), chairman of Rich Products Corp., delivered the Commencement Address and received the Charles Force Hutchison and Marjorie Smith Hutchison medal.

Simon Business School Executive MBA Program Evolving to Meet Professional and Industry NeedsSimon Business School Executive MBA Program Evolving to Meet Professional and Industry Needs
Jun 17, 2014
Simon will offer an innovative hands-on leadership module and an online component to allow busy executives to attend classes on campus just once a month.

executive mba alumni

Become a part of an alumni network that makes a difference. As one of the longest-standing Executive MBA programs in the world, we have a lot of satisfied customers who have gone on to do great things.

In addition to the global reach of all Simon Business School alumni, the Executive MBA students and alumni provide an incredible network both regionally and globally. With CEOs and Presidents from regional companies such as Paychex, Harris RF, Rich Products, M&T Bank, Five Star Bank, Food Bank of the Southern Tier, Welch Allyn, and many many more – you have a regional network that will help you succeed in your continued career growth.

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“The Simon EMBA program gave me an economic framework that both shaped my business thinking and helped me develop as a leader. Each day, as I interact with others to solve tough, complex problems, I apply what I learned at Simon.”

Lance Drummond

Executive MBA '85

a day in the life of an executive mba student

Dr. David Dougherty shares his perspectives in the following Simon video: A day in the life of an Executive MBA student.

"I already find myself contributing from a business perspective to the hospital. I'm able to look at the big picture more to see how things interact and how decisions are made."

– David Dougherty, MD
Executive MBA '13

The Executive MBA program can transform your career and help you achieve your goals. The education we provide gives you the skills to lead an organization, start your own company, or help your current organization find new areas for growth. But what is it like to be in the program?  How do you manage the other priorities in your life while going through the program?

In the Simon Executive MBA, meet students like Dr. David Dougherty, who chose to pursue an EMBA to expand his reach beyond the examining room. "I got into medicine because I enjoy helping people," he says. "But I quickly realized I needed a business degree to help people on the scale I wanted. This degree allows me to impact large populations of people and how we deliver health care to them."

Class Structure

EMBA Hybrid Model Calendar - 380 x 344It's the right technology to maximize your in-class experience.

Classes will meet every other Saturday, and one Friday per month. Our Blackboard Collaborate technology will allow students to attend the second Saturday online, as needed. As a result, students have the option to attend on campus one weekend per month.

>> Learn more about the hybrid model

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