• Syms Executive MBA Admissions

  • Thank you for your interest in the Sy Syms School of Business Executive MBA Program. Our unique schedule allows busy professionals such as you to meet the demands of an ever-changing global economy by strengthening your education while also being mindful of the many professional, social, civic and family obligations you already have.

    We encourage you to learn more about our program by attending an information session, visiting a class or contacting our Executive MBA Office where we will be happy to answer all of your questions.

    Who Should Apply

    The EMBA program is designed for business professionals and managers on the fast track toward challenging, global senior management assignments. The program is intended for candidates with several years of professional/managerial experience. This program is geared for managers aspiring to senior level general management positions in a business, not-for-profit or professional organization.

    Location and Class Schedules

    The program is offered primarily at Yeshiva University’s facilities in midtown Manhattan. Classes are held over three Sundays a month, along with one evening. The program is 48 credits and includes an international summer residency in Asia at the end of the second year, lasting 10–12 days, serving as a capstone experience. Students complete the EMBA program as a cohort in 22 months

    Most classes will be held at the University's Beren Campus, which is located at 215 Lexington Avenue on the corner of 33rd Street.

    Admissions Requirements
    • Bachelor's degree in any area with minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Several years of professional and managerial experience
    • Personal statement describing background, experience and motivation for pursuing the EMBA
    • Three reference letters, including at least one from a professional colleague or supervisor indicating applicant's suitability for graduate professional study and potential as a senior manager
    • Personal interview by member of the program faculty
    Equal Opportunity

    Yeshiva University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and nondiscrimination in admission and other facets of its educational programs and activities. The University encourages applications from qualified students of diverse backgrounds without regard to sex, religion, age, race, sexual preference, handicap, color, or national origin, within the meaning of applicable law.

    Contact Us

    You can contact the Syms EMBA Office via e-mail at mmartin4@yu.edu or by telephone at 917.326.4839. Our mailing address is Yeshiva University, Syms School of Business EMBA Program, 215 Lexington Avenue, LX 321, New York, NY 10016.

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