Frequently Asked Questions About EMU’s MBA For the Common Good
Is EMU accredited?
Eastern Mennonite University is accredited by The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033, 404-679-450.
How long is the program?
Students taking the standard course load (two courses per term) and sequence finish in two years.
How many courses are in the core, and how many semesters?
There are 36 hours in the core, and students who take the standard course load (two courses per term) finish in six semesters.
How much is tuition?
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Is financial aid available?
Yes. MBA students may be eligible for subsidized or unsubsidized federal education loans. Full-time or part-time MBA students may also consider an affordable monthly payment program that can be used in combination with a loan to reduce interest costs.
Are there concentrations in the program?
Is a thesis required?
No. Students take a capstone course and the end of the program, which involves a group or individual project.
Is transfer credit accepted?
Yes, the EMU MBA program will accept up to nine graduate credits from other institutions.
Is the GMAT required?
Yes, the GMAT is required.
Can a student start in the fall or spring?
Although it’s preferable for students to start in the fall, they can also start in the spring.
Can I take one course per semester instead of two?
Yes. While taking two courses is the preferred schedule, students who feel they can’t manage more than one course per semester can take just one course.