UW Foster’s GEMBA is an accelerated program ideal for experienced mid-career global professionals that allows them to earn an MBA in 12 months. Program starts in June. Unique features include smaller class size, theme-based global immersion trip, and connections in the Seattle business community. Applications for the next cohort class of 2023-2024 will be open later in March 2022.
Class Profile (Class of 2021)
-Class Size: 20-30
-Age Range: 35-40
-Average Years of Work Experience: 14 years
-Countries represented: 10
Early Admission: October 1, 2022 (Qualifies for USD$20,000 Scholarship).
Final Admission: January 10, 2023.
Application requirements include essay, letters of support, college or university diplomas, a CV and a digital photograph, and an interview. Non-native English speakers must also submit one of the following tests: TOEFL/IELTS/DET. GMAT/GRE is optional. Applicants must have a minimum of six years of work experience.
USD $120,000 includes global immersion trip. The 2023-2024 class is currently scheduled to travel to London during spring break for focused learning around managing climate risks and opportunities for businesses. Students who submit completed application by October 1, 2022 is eligible for $20,000 tuition waiver.