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Executive Education Degree Programs

World Leaders

Today’s most successful and influential leaders have a deep appreciation for global perspectives. At Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, we design our Executive Education degree programs with this in mind. Students graduate with a rich understanding of business and strategy in the global context and an unforgettable educational experience that positions them to be successful world leaders.

Executive MBA

The Executive MBA (EMBA) program at Georgetown McDonough is a personal and professional transformational experience. Students engage in a dynamic 20-month curriculum that combines insightful classroom instruction, international and domestic residencies, and executive development programs.

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Executive Master's in Leadership

The Executive Master’s in Leadership program is a rich learning experience, designed for professionals who want to lead strategy and change in their organizations. In this 13-month program, students explore the business principles of leadership, which can be applied immediately in the workplace.

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Student Experience

Executives graduate from our programs with a rich understanding of business and strategy in a global context, lifetime access to some of the world’s most respected leaders, and an unforgettable educational experience.

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Additional Programs

In addition to Executive MBA and Executive Master’s in Leadership programs, Georgetown McDonough offers degree programs with partner schools and online.

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Georgetown McDonough’s executive degree programs rank among the top business schools in the world.

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    The Georgetown-ESADE Global Executive MBA and the McDonough Executive MBA rank third in the world for international exposure during the course of study.

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    McDonough Executive MBA graduates reported the highest percentage in salary increase 3 years after graduation in 2013, according to the Financial Times.

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    In the Financial Times 2013 Executive MBA rankings, the EMBA program at Georgetown McDonough ranked 5th among standalone programs in the United States.

  • ~Georgetown McDonough School of Business Faculty-Led Research Centers ~

    The research entities at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business leverage their location in Washington, D.C., to study the intersection of business and public policy, international affairs, financial markets and policy, and markets and ethics. Georgetown McDonough faculty members excel at solving critical business issues and defining best practices across a range of industries that will transform the world of business.


    Georgetown University's McDonough Business School offers world-class executive degrees, including the Executive MBA, Executive Master’s in Leadership, the Georgetown-ESADE Global Executive MBA, Corporate International Master’s and the Master of Science in Finance. Curricula focus on business, leadership and strategy from a global perspective. Georgetown McDonough executive degree programs help shape world leaders, who benefit from a distinguished educational experience at one of the world’s top business schools.

  • ~About Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business ~

    Founded in 1957, Georgetown McDonough is home to some 1,400 undergraduates, 1,000 MBA students, and 1,200 participants in executive degree and open enrollment programs.

  • ~MBA Career Center ~

    The MBA Career Center offers a variety of career services to current MBA students and alumni. They provide students career guidance through career courses, career counseling, and hosting recruiting on campus, ultimately resulting in students securing the MBA internships and job placements they are seeking. Whether entering business school to learn how to change jobs, to advance within a particular industry, or to become an entrepreneur, Georgetown MBA students are prepared to achieve their career goals.