March 3, 2014

Cover Story

CEO of the Year

Utah’s business landscape is rich with professionals who have le...Read More

Featured Articles

Did you go Skiing this winter?

Around Utah

Sections

Spotlight
Martin Plaehn

Spotlight
Karen Sendelback

Legal Briefs
Social Media and Employers: Friends or Enemies?

Money Talk
The Case for HSAs

Economic Insight
Time to Show Up

Lessons Learned
Make a Move

TechKnowledge
In the Lab

EntrepreneurEdge
Rent to Own

Business Trends
Back from the Dead

Living Well
Artful Inspiration

Features
A Breath of Fresh Air

Features
Worst-Case Scenario

Regional Report
Northern Utah

Focus
Measure Up

Industry Outlook
Travel & Tourism

Players
Players

Article

U of U MBA Program to Undergo Changes

Press Release

March 3, 2014

Salt Lake City — The University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business has announced an upcoming change to its executive MBA program. Beginning fall semester 2014, classes will be held every other week on Friday and Saturday, allowing students to complete the program in 21 months. Previously, the program required students to attend classes Friday or Saturday every week.

“Today’s business executives are working longer hours and traveling more than ever before, putting greater demand on their personal lives and free time,” said Brad Vierig, associate dean of part-time MBA programs at the David Eccles School of Business. “The new EMBA format allows working professionals more flexibility to attend the program and will better help them achieve their goal of obtaining an MBA.”

The program’s other features will remain the same, including the global focus of the curriculum, which includes a mid-program week “Managing in the Global Economy,” held in Vancouver, B.C. “We’re confident the changes we’ve made will enhance the student experience and produce more top-quality executives for our growing economy,” continued Vierig.

Utah Business Social
UB Events View All
CXO of the Year 2015Utah Business Event
Jun 25, 2015
Utah Business Magazine along with Stoel Rives - are proud to present the 2015 CXO of the Year Awa...
Fast 50 - NOMINATIONS OPENUtah Business Event
Aug 27, 2015
NOMINATIONS OPEN -- Deadline June 26, 2015 Nomination Forms The top 50 companies will be se...
Job Summit - POSTPONED UNTIL FALL 2015 Utah Business Event
Sep 24, 2015
NOTE: The date listed below is not secured. We will update as the event gets closer. Thank you ...
Community Events View All
Self Hypnosis Workshop
May 30, 2015
Learn the secrets of Self Hypnosis and ‘Train Your Brain’ for Health, Happiness and Success. Ther...
Family Fun Day and Concert in Emigration Canyon
May 30, 2015
Camp K will host their Annual Family Fun Day and Concert in the Canyon on Saturday, May 30, 2015,...

info@utahbusiness.com  |  90 South 400 West, Ste 650 Salt Lake City, Utah 84101   |  (801) 568-0114

Advertise with Utah Business

Submit an Event

* indicates required information
* Event Name:
Price (general):
Website (if applicable):
Coordinator's Name:
Coordinator's Email:
Coordinator's Phone:
Venue Name:
Venue Address:
Venue City:
Venue Zip:
Event Capacity:
Date(s):
to
* Event Description:
  Cancel