Admissions

Global education, close to home.

Oregon’s premiere business institution, the University of Oregon, now offers its signature Executive MBA program in the heart of Portland. Oregon Executive MBA is immersive, international, and experiential—all close to home.

At 200 Market Street, our state-of-the-art executive education suite brings together established professionals looking to hone their skills, take leadership roles within their organizations, and even consider career changes. This diverse group works through projects, presentations, and the application of academic knowledge and established best practices under the direction of accomplished, dynamic industry experts. Together, they achieve a highly respected Executive MBA, gaining both a degree and an enriched network of like-minded peers along the way.

To Qualify

  • Demonstrate at least three years of managerial or leadership experience in a position that included supervision of other employees, responsibility for budgets, or financial performance, project management, account management or similar responsibilities.
  • Demonstrate at least five years of career-related work experience.
  • Currently hold a mid- to senior-level management position with significant responsibility.

We review each applicant’s experience, individual situation and potential. An Admissions Advisor will be happy to discuss your work experience and academic record in relation to the range of qualifications of students accepted in prior years. In some cases, an advisor may be able to provide information that will help strengthen your application.

To Apply

Contact Oregon Executive MBA about the application process. (Your application typically includes essay questions, sponsorship endorsement and applicant evaluation forms.) Your submission will consist of the following:

  • An Oregon Executive MBA application. Download the application form, or fill out our online application.
  • A résumé and your required essay question responses
  • $50 application fee*
  • Two copies of transcripts from each institution of higher education that you’ve attended. The Graduate School will accept PDF transcripts, so long as the PDF is sent directly from the academic institution to Sandy Kingsley (kingsley@uoregon.edu) at Oregon Executive MBA, without routing through the applicant.
  • Sponsorship endorsement (company support) form from your current employer, included within the Application form packet.
  • An Applicant Recommendation form completed by your immediate supervisor
  • An Applicant Recommendation form completed by another member of your organization
  • TOEFL scores, if applicable

 

*There is no application fee to the Oregon Executive MBA program, however, after being admitted to the program, you will receive an email confirmation from our office to apply to the Graduate School.  The application fee to the University of Oregon Graduate School is $50.  You will need a credit card to pay the $50 fee. 

Scholarship Policy:

OEMBA awards scholarships to selected students:*

  • $5,000 - Non-profit leaders from (501(c)(3)) organizations.

  • $5,000 - Applicants from organizations sending three or more students per entering class.

​*Applicants are eligible for only one scholarship.  Awards are disbursed evenly across the two year tuition.

 

To Gain Admission

Successfully complete the above steps in the application process and submit your application by May 15, 2014 for early admission.  Late admissions are considered on a space-available basis through July 31, 2014. You can add materials to your file until the application is complete. We will contact you immediately upon an admissions decision.

To Check

Materials to mail:

FROM YOU

  • Application for Admission
  • Essay question responses
  • Detailed resume
  • $50 application fee*
  • Company Endorsement Form
  • Two Applicant Recommendation forms, both sealed in envelope provided:
    • One completed by your immediate superior
    • One completed by another company officer

 

*There is no application fee to the Oregon Executive MBA program, however, after being admitted to the program, you will receive an email confirmation from our office to apply to the Graduate School.  The application fee to the University of Oregon Graduate School is $50.  You will need a credit card to pay the $50 fee. 

FROM OTHERS AT YOUR REQUEST

  • Two official (sealed) copies of your transcripts
  • Official copy of TOEFL score, if applicable

Mailing address:

Oregon Executive MBA
200 SW Market Street, Suite L101
Portland, OR 97201