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School name
Programme name
Salary today ($)[1]
Salary growth[2]
Careers (index)
Work exp (index)
Work exp.[4]
Aims (index)[5]
Aims achieved[6]
Wom. faculty (%)
Wom. students(%)
Wom. board (%)
Intl. faculty[7]
Intl. students (ind.)
Intl. students[8]
Intl. board[9]
Intl. course (index)
Intl. course[10]
PhD faculty[12]
PHD rating
PhD rank[13]
Research rating
101University of Pennsylvania: WhartonUSWharton MBA For Executives207,0043,1218927716664486111521458229428155248320100010011001
202Columbia Business SchoolUSExecutive MBA210,2268,1249747088313822013221891471281534603709315010702
314New York University: SternUSExecutive MBA186,5769,456103459146843802818122210246041115317190971863596
413London Business SchoolFeatured business schoolUKExecutive MBA144,26630510531581581178220121162627117335424832098638205110
527IE Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpainExecutive MBA147,5795,00591111001908100136237122847054580403717200411336
61521Duke University: FuquaUSGlobal Executive MBA174,67331,780588354494667501341981054010644421001010072426624
725University of Chicago: BoothUSExecutive MBA162,67412,407641546298698611110161133384822101231309514715693
826Northwestern University: KelloggUSExecutive Master's187,5151,7077021512373357636173316020400202501003701000607587
9-GSBA ZurichSwitzerlandExecutive MBA135,608607359639137171585100155483191839050
1019Emory University: GoizuetaUSWeekend Executive MBA166,1378,55769442358511812627418915127715326212270994041605
11415Western University: IveyCanadaExecutive MBA139,0166,359872433477298028230242963145164323037099623273120
12112Imperial College Business SchoolFeatured business schoolUKExecutive MBA106,7852,67111052250654588620127122538034120272215078550102327
13720University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUSExecutive MBA128,3992,669685512369418611221294133352174300132409718143418
14117AGSM at UNSW Business SchoolAustraliaMBA (Executive)116,7102,32184125026811787817131417652354744037096019313219
15510City, University of London, The Business School (formerly Cass)Featured business schoolUKExecutive MBA132,5094,470773769974327831161228193401497320037070350101336
1688Iese Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpainGlobal Executive MBA118,18010,30012095222644671461011611522041040733132419721733248
17926Thunderbird School of Global ManagementUSExecutive MBA in International Management135,0196,729494902955783132018111244803213163201619100411239
18611UCLA Anderson School of ManagementUSExecutive MBA159,6602,0754964137733574421761711011962025100425086103223587
19316University of Southern California: MarshallUSExecutive MBA142,9302,15367635448412783122122181228413351641227082123274712
20218CUHK Business SchoolChinaExecutive MBA148,4103,81534648279637343204431661502547850291030188315342623
212041University of Texas at Austin: McCombsUSOption II MBA124,7068,92857356166149913272195110191222031122709337354313
22-ESCP Business SchoolFeatured business schoolFranceExecutive MBA111,75372716100175372211934251770425178041248
23914Warwick Business SchoolUKExecutive MBA96,9995,83384337436941773436321312133234210121203708529221734
241024Case Western Reserve University: WeatherheadUSExecutive MBA155,67729,46452115123821669482022371622711335001818095042171933
25631Baylor University: HankamerUSExecutive MBA124,1273,73966277938117922194412114000349002780984041643
261440Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus UniversityFeatured business schoolNetherlandsExecutive MBA94,8901,17961462138023895200118252301478425251009655392327
27819University of Rochester: SimonUSEDP, Executive MBA (inc. Bern and Nyenrode)115,2217,5285816542078278861701528140718314335502090022302327
28325University of North Carolina: Kenan-FlaglerUSExecutive MBA118,8293,649726403963488782001931202332122700370100038204214
29-University of Minnesota: CarlsonUSExecutive MBA139,794543246753082202132112610402171909128243517
30327Boston University: QuestromUSExecutive MBA151,22414,1755314433811775372233614131211413351161719077927252131
31536SMU: CoxUSExecutive MBA151,7566,12548469979258126241204132131212231103009110412525
321517Purdue University: KrannertUSExecutive MBA127,6281,513661832467432861110101711141442319532870100336222623
33528Wisconsin School of BusinessUSExecutive MBA123,0854,15358040397432851520232821517511393313240100039192921
341024University College Dublin: SmurfitIrelandExecutive MBA (Blackrock) and International Executive MBA112,7071,201978453073357537241187133232153267703707611237347
35843Hult Ashridge Executive EducationUKExecutive MBA114,1082,772791176481178417146249803862025230171904510411040
36333Cranfield School of ManagementFeatured business schoolUKExecutive Part-time MBA109,08110,480767384291787827529838014161335230536061235010545
371423Michigan State University: BroadUSExecutive MBA135,26612,9714510482786968492172131456464530231309826363716
38442University of Bath School of ManagementUKExecutive MBA93,2212,79379955188313831929413616029915321110037092640181435
39138Queen's University: SmithCanadaExecutive MBA106,7642,6757144235703982202522152410431311429903709117402131
401030University of Notre Dame: MendozaUSExecutive MBA126,51213,12963154530802382202162271321306454103709350413915
41748Henley Business SchoolUKModular Two Year MBA (Executive)100,30618,0058125518831385153321781632282025197251004942327446
421329CeibsChinaExecutive MBA51,4972,71711612671170397343132200006987435010037081110412327
43-University of California at Irvine: MerageUSExecutive MBA116,25342453072387734291312382517141719010019314911
441232Temple University: FoxUSExecutive MBA125,93221,5055713304810017146200331009120250003709534316841
451035Washington University: OlinUSJanuary Executive MBA116,2256914056711585072451901841114410500047409361336579
4647Bradford School of Management/TiasNimbas Business SchoolUKExecutive Part Time MBA88,7546940396446841728314026222030251007049141336
471037Essec Business SchoolFranceExecutive MBA105,3513,721743532175307930233121011522121220073418391138841
48149Stockholm School of EconomicsSwedenExecutive MBA General Management83,260487744561678278220120273125715470027818020598643
491039Wake Forest University: BabcockUSFast-Track Executive MBA112,602727661029497925753711210101403084240201609500412722
50446Tulane University: FreemanUSExecutive MBA-New Orleans123,5056,219391241378117753716124461203202542734091414352426
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1. Salary today US$: The average alumni salary three years after graduation. This figure includes alumni salary data for the current year and the one or two preceding years, where available.

2. The percentage increase in average alumni salary from before the EMBA to today as a percentage of the pre-EMBA salary. This figure includes data for the current year and the one or two preceding years, where available.

3. This is calculated according to changes in the level of seniority and the size of the company alumni are working in now versus before their EMBA. Data for the current year and the one or two preceding years are included where available.

4. Work experience: This measures the previous experience of EMBA participants by examining seniority of positions held, number of years in each position, size of company, and any international work experience prior to starting the EMBA. The data is presented as a rank and the top position is one.

5. Aims achieved: The extent to which alumni fulfilled their most important goals or reasons for doing an EMBA. The data is presented as an index.

6. Aims achieved: The extent to which alumni fulfilled their most important goals or reasons for doing an EMBA. The data is presented as a rank and the top position is one.

7. International faculty: The percentage of faculty whose citizenship differs from their country of employment.

8. International students: This criterion amalgamates two pieces of data. The first is the percentage of participants who are resident in the country of the business school but whose citizenship is different to that country. The second is the percentage of participants who are resident outside the country in which the business school is situated. The data is presented as a rank and the top position is one.

9. International board: The percentage of the board whose citizenship differs from the country in which the business school is based.

10. International course experience: The percentage of classroom teaching hours that are carried out outside the country in which the business school is situated. The data is presented as a rank and the top position is one.

11. Languages: Number of languages students are required to speak on graduation.

12. Faculty with doctorate: The percentage of faculty with a doctoral degree.

13. FT doctoral rank: This is calculated according to the number of doctoral graduates from each business school during the past three years. Additional points are given if these doctoral graduates took up faculty positions at one of the top 50 full-time MBA schools of 2006. The data is presented as a rank and the top position is one.

14. FT research rank: This is calculated according to the number of faculty publications in 40 international academic and practitioner journals. Points are accrued by the business school at which the author is currently employed. The total is weighted for faculty size and appears as a rank where the top position is one.

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