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Financial Times Ranks Georgetown Executive MBA as a Top Program for International Representation, Career Success

Georgetown McDonough continues to be recognized as a top Executive MBA program, placing 13th in the United States in the 2023 Financial Times Executive MBA ranking.

In addition, among United States schools, the Georgetown program was listed as:

  • 3rd for the percentage of international faculty;
  • 4th for career progress; 
  • 7th for the percentage of women students enrolled in the program; 
  • 7th for the salary increase percentage of alumni;
  • 9th for the extent alumni fulfilled their goals or reasons for doing an EMBA; and
  • 10th for the percentage of women faculty;

“Working alongside a diverse and collaborative cohort of professionals, Georgetown EMBA students gain unparalleled connections to Washington, D.C., and the broader global business community as they explore complex issues at the intersection of business, government, and policy,” said Nick Lovegrove, academic director of the EMBA program. “We are proud to be recognized by the Financial Times as a top program for international representation and career progress as we prepare our graduates to lead global organizations and make a positive impact on the world.”

The Financial Times produces the Executive MBA ranking through surveys of alumni and business schools. Programs are evaluated on the following criteria: alumni salary figures and percentage salary increase, alumni career progress and aims achieved as a result of their degree, classroom time dedicated to ESG issues, the university’s carbon footprint, faculty research, the percentage of faculty with doctorates, percentage of international and women faculty members, student work experience, percentage of international and women students, international course experience, and the percentage of international and women board members. 

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