Students meeting in an on-campus coffee shop

Admissions Requirements for the Graduate Major in Management: Executive MBA Program


After exploring options and choosing a specific program, follow the steps on our University’s graduate application process:

Deadlines to apply

May 1, 2021

Consult the Executive M.B.A. program as early as possible.

Admission Limited to


Exams & GRE Types

Executive Assessment, GMAT, or GRE

Letters of Recommendation


UCLA-Wide Graduate Admissions Requirements

Degree-Specific Admissions Requirements

In addition to the University's minimum requirements and those listed above, all applicants are expected to submit a statement of purpose and the departmental application.

The GMAT or GRE is required, unless the applicant holds a graduate degree in a STEM field or has extensive professional experience in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics.

Designed for mid-career managers with strong records of achievement, the Executive M.B.A. Program enables executives to study advanced management in a high quality educational environment while continuing to work full time in their professional roles. The program is limited to 70 participants with superior academic records and a minimum of eight to 10 years of work experience with at least three years at a management level.

Program Name

Management: Executive MBA Program

Leading to the degree of


Major Code



Marion Anderson Hall
110 Westwood Plaza,
Box 951481
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1481


(310) 825-2032