Executive MBA (EMBA) Admissions

EMBA Admission Requirements and Deadlines


Drexel University’s Executive MBA program is designed for professionals with progressive professional experience and increasing organizational responsibilities. Admission to Drexel’s Executive MBA program is competitive and detailed. The admissions committee reviews each candidate’s academic and work experience with particular consideration given to these criteria.

Key factors analyzed are:

  • Career progression and accomplishments
  • Current position within organization
  • Potential to contribute effectively to the program
  • Commitment to the program

Important Deadline Dates

Deadline Admit Term Programs Date
Summer Start Deadline July 2019 Executive MBA June 17, 2019
Final Scholarship Deadline Fall 2019 Executive MBA August 19, 2019
Final Deadline Fall 2019 Executive MBA August 30, 2019

Our Admissions Process

We recommend that interested professionals first attend one of the regularly scheduled information sessions where they can meet with current students, alumni, and faculty and tour the facilities. Interested candidates may also schedule a class visit and admissions review to discuss the student’s individual options.

After submitting an application, the admissions committee will schedule an interview with the EMBA candidate.

The GMAT is not required for admission to the Executive MBA program.

Applications are considered on a rolling admissions basis.

Application documents may be submitted to:

Postal Mail
Drexel University
Application Processing
PO Box 34789
Philadelphia, PA 19101

By Express Courier
(DHL, FedEx, UPS, etc)
Drexel University
Application Processing
3141 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2876