Duke - The Fuqua School of Business
Ron Nicol - Raise Your Standard with the Weekend Executive MBA

Raise Your Standard

The Duke MBA—Weekend Executive program is tailored for restless professionals looking to define new outcomes for themselves and their careers. The program connects academic frameworks with students' experience to create a learning environment that goes far beyond the weekend, delivering a lifetime of connections and opportunity. Not all programs are created equal, so learn more about how the Duke MBA provides the knowledge and skills you need to thrive in business and transform into a stronger leader. You can get there from here.

Application Deadlines

Round 1 - August 30, 2016
Round 2 - Oct. 12, 2016
Round 3 - Dec. 7, 2016
Round 4 - Feb. 7, 2017
Round 5 - March 20, 2017

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Program Overview

Start Date: May 2017
Program duration: 19 months
Residencies: Alternating weekends in Durham, NC
Curriculum: General management curriculum with 5 concentrations & 1 certificate available 

Admission Requirements

Minimum 5 years work experience
Online Application
225 USD Application Fee (waivers available)
Recommendation Letters
Support Letter
Admissions Interview

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Tuition, fees, supplies: 126,200 USD (for the class beginning in 2017)
Scholarships & loans available

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Typical Class Profile

Average Class Size: 90
Average Age: 36
Average Work Experience: 11 years
Students with Advanced
Degrees: 32%