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Chris Bowers

execMBA '16

Chris Bowers chose the University of Missouri's hybrid execMBA program because it allowed him to work online and within a cohort. Meeting business leaders one-on-one helped him develop a corporate rudder to navigate the business world. Now, he has the confidence and skills to say "yes" to any opportunity.

Chris Perrey

execMBA '16

As Chris Perrey advanced in his career, he wanted to learn more about the operational side of business. The Trulaske hybrid Executive MBA Program was the perfect fit for his busy travel schedule. Learning from distinguished faculty and diverse peers, Chris immediately applied knowledge from the classroom to his daily work.

Kurt Williams

Area Operations Manager, PHI Air Medical LLC
Retired Maintenance Company Commander, U.S. Army

"The Mizzou execMBA was a deciding factor in my appointment to the Board of Directors for the National EMS Pilots Association. It has helped me gain credibility with other industry leaders on the board and provided me with a better understanding of financials and corporate governance issues."

Quick facts

  • Program type: Master’s degree
  • Academic home: Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business
  • Accreditation: Higher Learning Commission, AACSB International
  • Delivery mode: Blended, some campus visits required
  • Credit hours: 48
  • Estimated program cost: $73,000*

* This price includes all tuition; fees, including College of Business and technology fees; a Dell Latitude pre-loaded with all course materials; group meals and activities during residencies; and an international trip including airfare, hotels, most meals, and group cultural activities. Tuition is billed over the course of five semesters. See more about tuition and financial aid.

Get the degree you deserve

A master’s degree in business administration from MU can help you further your existing career as a leader. Not only does the Trulaske execMBA deliver a high personal ROI, it also can help you add irreplaceable value to your organization. If you want to develop professionally along with others who share your drive, energy and intellect, this may be the degree for you.

Career prospects

Promotion rate during program
Mean salary upon entry

Source: Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business.

Potential careers

  • Chief executive officer
  • Chief technology officer
  • Sales director
  • Division chief
  • Senior consultant
  • Operations manager

Program structure and topics

The execMBA is designed for working professionals. Delivery of this program is blended: 75 percent online, 25 percent on campus. You will complete most course work online and visit campus four times each year for a total of eight sessions with your cohort. You also will take part in an international residency, visiting two global locations over eight to ten days.

You will take two courses every eight weeks, typically one quantitative and one qualitative, for a total of four courses per semester. Courses are paired to ensure synergy between class topics and a balanced workload. You will complete the program in 21 months.

Course work covers

  • Business analytics
  • Finance and economics
  • Leadership development
  • Marketing
  • Organizational behavior
  • Strategy and innovation

The curriculum also includes the Professional Advancement Series, which focuses on leadership and career development. In this series, you will receive personalized executive coaching and personal assessment, plus a series of webinars and onsite workshops.

Mizzou Online Military Tuition Award

Are you a veteran, active duty service member, Reservist, National Guardsman, or a military spouse or dependent and want to study online?

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This program is administered by the Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business