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Admissions and Fees

In the Executive Development Program, you can build knowledge and develop leadership skills without needing to fulfill typical graduate degree requirements. The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is not required to apply. A college degree is also not required – work performance, scope of responsibility and leadership potential are more important considerations in the application process.

We are now accepting applications for the 2020-21 session.
Click here for information about schedule updates due to COVID-19

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Is the Executive Development Program right for you?

The Executive Development Program is ideal for mid-to-senior level professionals with at least ten years of professional experience or increasing levels of responsibility throughout their career, whether in managing larger teams or taking on more complex projects. Those who benefit most from the program usually have experience with large-scale projects and enterprise-wide scope.

Applicants are encouraged to begin the application process early to take advantage of the early admissions discount. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Please have the following documents ready to upload with your application:

  • Resume
  • Personal Statement addressing your interest in applying
  • A description of your current position, including managerial experience (with direct reports or on larger scale projects)

We are now accepting applications for the 2020-21 session.

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    2020-21 Deadlines and Tuition Information

    Early admissions (10% discount) Regular admissions
    Application deadline May 1, 2020 August 1, 2020
    Notification of admissions status Within 10 business days Within 10 business days
    All applicants will be notified no later than August 5, 2020
    Non-refundable deposit due $1500 deposit due June 1, 2020 to secure early admissions pricing $1500 deposit due within 30 days of acceptance, or no later than August 12, 2020
    Full tuition due $23,985 total (includes deposit)
    Tuition balance or first installment due by September 1, 2020. Must select payment plan by August 15, 2020.
    $26,650 total (includes deposit)
    Tuition balance or first installment due by September 1, 2020. Must select payment plan by August 15, 2020.


  • Tuition includes instruction, textbooks and materials, meals and rooms at off-site sessions, dinners on campus, parking, and the Executive Development Program certificate.
  • Applications received after August 1, 2020 will be considered on a space-available basis.
  • Tuition can be paid by installments. Contact us for options. Installment plan must be selected by August 15, 2020.
  • Refunds will not be made after the start of the program.
Key Program dates for the 2020-2021 academic year:

  • September 8, 2020: Online Orientation
  • September 16 and 18, 2020: Online Competitive Strategy classes
  • September 28, 2020: First Monday evening class (class meets most Monday evenings September-April). Classes will begin online and transition to in person once it is safe to do so.
  • April 22-25, 2021: Spring Residential at Suncadia Resort
  • May 3, 2021: Graduation

Please contact us at 206-543-8560 or [email protected] with any questions about the tuition or application process.

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