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Since its inception in 1953, the Penn State Smeal College of Business has advanced steadily, building on its undergraduate and graduate programs, executive education, and major research center
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- The US is the most popular destination for international students while American universities often dominate the global rankings.
- As can be expected of a country with a population of 325 million, the US has a diverse range of cities and universities to choose from.
- The United States is the world’s greatest economic power in terms of gross domestic product and has been among the world’s highest-ranking countries in terms of GDP per capita. The US economy is marked by resilience, flexibility, and innovation.
The Penn State Smeal Executive MBA is a program run on alternating weekends in metropolitan Philadelphia. Featuring the same faculty who teach in the residential MBA program, the EMBA will place you in an interactive environment alongside other high-caliber peers. The EMBA also features an extensive curriculum tailored with content that can be immediately applicable to your current role and a leadership development program that provides you with a personal executive coach. The program can be completed in as little as 17 months, however, you may add the global immersion and entrepreneurship options at no additional costs to complete the program in 21 months.
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