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Salary today ($)[1]
Salary inc. (%)[2]
Work exp.[4]
Aims achieved
Wom. faculty[5]
Wom. students[6]
Wom. board[7]
Intl. faculty[8]
Intl. students[9]
Intl. board[10]
Intl. course[11]
PhD faculty[13]
PhD rank[14]
1011University of Pennsylvania: WhartonU.S.A.Wharton MBA for Executives201,8925,1128541645381721518030170520481100041
2575University of Chicago: BoothU.S.A. / Spain / SingaporeExecutive MBA184,81922,14568419341211821633807122101983134
33621Duke University: FuquaU.S.A.Global Executive MBA186,43611,7635444726163201133400145121991267
4222Columbia Business SchoolU.S.A.Executive MBA195,14315,0838215605555141210905142336258198562
5234New York University: SternU.S.A.Executive MBA184,8571,71973303262501912971333973750241992310
6243London Business SchoolFeatured business schoolU.K.Executive MBA144,31347969123281112596074386392419912312
7186Northwestern University: KelloggU.S.A.Executive Master's190,8583,3436372512222141813101024164166581973166
8357IE Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpainExecutive MBA151,1863,607133421531342381220470118005827975753
9--HKUST Business SchoolChinaKellogg - HKUST Executive MBA173,669175596114193390194181100409
100109Emory University: GoizuetaU.S.A.Weekend Executive MBA160,5965,541571276423252351612433960371954575
1129-GSBA ZurichSwitzerlandExecutive MBA126,6798,92954622328211431238414561429215061
1211115Western University: IveyCanadaExecutive MBA142,3923,376751224554212213123343214305619543129
1351811UCLA: AndersonU.S.A.Executive MBA158,4661,194463341159107203100234731118110014293
14183217Purdue University: KrannertU.S.A. / NetherlandsInternational Masters in Management119,2408,38856103727321112031431731223119551025
15--Georgetown University: McDonoughU.S.A.International Executive MBA155,5595322211128241824528241915728
1631916University of Southern California: MarshallU.S.A.Executive MBA142,13179959840817231220124262732044118533713
1741320University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignU.S.A.Executive MBA123,8214,5786353335622423231633056400241992115
1861212Imperial College Business SchoolFeatured business schoolU.K.Executive MBA130,16523,380108272696420027040183621340402118022448
19--IMD Business SchoolSwitzerlandExecutive MBA155,57749919912298370121955749
2002018CUHK Business SchoolChinaExecutive MBA151,9543,5444066910572003013171152294554528914826
2102141University of Texas at Austin: McCombsU.S.A.Option II Executive MBA138,97714,271543466862811901651813103411921816
2271510City, University of London: CassFeatured business schoolU.K.Executive MBA139,0596,55084759365314218417246693315817001345
237168Iese Business SchoolFeatured business schoolSpainExecutive MBA111,0167,164912923614912216041299507853729923552
24101417AGSM at UNSW Business SchoolAustraliaMBA (Executive)113,2503,46074105242402363011705117217135819603918
25194432Temple University: FoxU.S.A.Executive MBA125,683249614477141200312232315664646919501536
261743-University of California at Irvine: MerageU.S.A.Executive MBA140,19723,944442711917367207131326341513019824017
2763328Wisconsin School of BusinessU.S.A.Executive MBA124,3521,267553202043255320265225473048110002622
2823027Boston University: QuestromU.S.A.Executive MBA152,9551,7315126148362532016152276421543018033227
2963543Ashridge Executive Education at HultU.K.Executive MBA133,99919,89111738174712261212126052371540173713785756
3032719University of Rochester: SimonU.S.A. / Switzerland / NetherlandsEDP, Executive MBA (inc. Bern and Nyenrode)116,1058845622130241432389138236358519223732
3132825University of North Carolina: Kenan-FlaglerU.S.A.Executive MBA113,0445,78553196250151641541202524743581964198
32--University of Toronto: RotmanCanadaExecutive MBA107,60549.2929252415425625031932621
3392424Case Western Reserve University: WeatherheadU.S.A.Executive MBA143,85111,826439571435200230160381146004119612169
3484229CeibsChinaExecutive MBA107,25055,75311334928651301641010690565005818875755
35122314Warwick Business SchoolFeatured business schoolU.K.Executive MBA88,2798,720721256634437124321934217219581850140
3694535Washington University: OlinU.S.A.January Executive MBA126,58110,3564112646391811919245135003019034611
3744148Henley Business SchoolU.K.Modular Two Year MBA (Executive)112,82412,5189092733213033316133231201631415121767
3813723Michigan State University: BroadU.S.A.Executive MBA142,5777,311414381372210210162516341541980724
39--Rice University: JonesU.S.A.Executive MBA161,045494816526211030292581965719
40--Concordia University: MolsonCanadaExecutive MBA99,57166397328203223711826241924362
41103136SMU: CoxU.S.A.Executive MBA149,3982,3584717445122215515215247522119325744
4243842University of Bath School of ManagementU.K.Executive MBA104,11210,89194151041102451741602273811058178141946
43--WHU – Otto Beisheim School of ManagementFeatured business schoolGermanyKellogg - WHU Executive MBA126,6198586627231248276101931014
441529-University of Minnesota: CarlsonU.S.A.Executive MBA132,2257,56954035526323230211025150203019103223
45281726Thunderbird School of Global ManagementU.S.A.Executive MBA in International Management133,0851,934454731768331202120399191712129435750
4673938Queen's University: SmithCanadaExecutive MBA111,7875,0235912513134232243204394302094818295339
4774030University of Notre Dame: MendozaU.S.A.Executive MBA135,7629,2505852867521741661417668315819965720
48143424University College Dublin: SmurfitIrelandExecutive MBA102,06610,64173246364292311351122744360758290144460
49133633Cranfield School of ManagementFeatured business schoolU.K.Executive MBA103,1095,972661030431423426338014016230541592868
50242640Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus UniversityFeatured business schoolNetherlandsExecutive MBA94,3415496011839231191659163111527151419601737
5134849Stockholm School of EconomicsSwedenExecutive MBA87,5834,32341336151621919811112554004529818565
524647University of Bradford School of ManagementU.K. / NetherlandsExecutive Part-time MBA91,36069436031352036333227141691047
53282531Baylor University: HankamerU.S.A.Executive MBA - Dallas114,1359,99244227026302014101132268001319535763
5474737Essec Business SchoolFranceExecutive MBA105,0273246771122662218414330825003528305272
5564939Wake Forest University: BabcockU.S.A.Fast-Track Executive MBA124,17611,5746714138691011001045256403019505734
56--Drexel University: LeBowU.S.A.Executive MBA125,426673587221221382214371973258
57--University of Pittsburgh: KatzU.S.A.Executive MBA138,005443124471922317330531932431
58--University of Tennessee: HaslamU.S.A.Executive MBA138,724364423131619151162061923559
593722-ESCP EuropeFranceExecutive MBA99,72012,03358141444712201019034024700627805770
60--William & Mary: MasonU.S.A.Executive MBA119,05551424019253110185935811005754
61--University of Texas at Dallas: JindalU.S.A.Executive MBA136,156525373318192231590561884838
62--Pepperdine University: GraziadioU.S.A.Executive MBA144,21633683448202667560241955773
63--University of St GallenFeatured business schoolSwitzerlandExecutive MBA107,53149131837101718572891421004766
64--Tel Aviv University: RecanatiIsraelExecutive MBA104,9081164572013176127350582994441
65--University of Iowa: TippieU.S.A.Executive MBA102,5793265594518261720590451932942
66165046Tulane University: FreemanU.S.A.Executive MBA - New Orleans / Houston111,14012,3654015870701931597121145404819324030
67--Vlerick Business SchoolBelgiumExecutive MBA97,6925415752724160740100191985364
68--Georgia State University: RobinsonU.S.A.Executive MBA120,032377556602927174520351862151
69--Vanderbilt University: OwenU.S.A.Executive MBA111,051553625461820816558481985557
70--Georgia Institute of Technology: SchellerU.S.A.Executive MBA89,7812254517414161430260411975143
71--Brigham Young University: MarriottU.S.A.Executive MBA102,676824574587772641191925735
72--Athabasca UniversityCanadaExecutive MBA88,00252675456503127426718581925771
73--Miami Business SchoolU.S.A.Executive MBA95,1173966727527322016700581885633
74--IAE Business SchoolArgentinaExecutive MBA78,275295365679160334457582515774
75--Ipade Business SchoolMexicoExecutive MBA100,980355049737151586419581305774
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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. Salary percentage increase: 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. Career progress: 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. The data is presented as a rank and the top position is one.

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. Women faculty: The percentage of female faculty.

6. Women students: The percentage of female students.

7. Women board: The percentage of female members of the advisory board.

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

9. 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.

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

11. 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.

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

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

14. 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.

15. 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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