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At NYU Stern we fulfill our educational promise through four core values: Academic Excellence, The Energy of a Global Hub, Collaborative Community, and IQ + EQ.

Academic Excellence

As one of the world’s leading research institutions, academic excellence is always a top priority at NYU Stern. Our Executive MBA (EMBA) faculty are hand-selected from the very best of NYU Stern’s world-renowned faculty, chosen in part for their expertise in teaching experienced professionals. Executive MBA students customize their degree through an intensive general management curriculum and broad range of elective choices and specializations. Our students build a strong foundation in every key business discipline as well as deeper expertise in areas critical to their success. Graduates earn an MBA degree from NYU Stern.

The Energy of a Global Hub

From the coursework to the faculty to the students, the NYU Stern Executive MBA program is a truly international experience, based in the heart of New York City—the business capital of the world. The program’s curriculum is designed with a strong global focus. Global Study Tours immerse Executive MBA students in dynamic contemporary markets, weaving together relevant themes from their courses into an integrated whole. The global experience of classmates in the Executive MBA program enriches the education of all. And NYU Stern graduates leave with a lifelong network of colleagues across diverse industries, reaching around the world.

Collaborative Community

Collaboration, shared purpose and mutual support define the NYU Stern student experience. Working within an intimate cohort, Executive MBA classmates collaborate within cross-functional, high-performance teams to gain broader perspectives and learn new strategies for problem-solving from many disciplines and different points of view. While students are focusing on work and school, our innovative scheduling and high level of individualized attention help them to strike a balance between professional, personal, and academic life.


NYU Stern Executive MBA students are an accomplished group of professionals with depth of experience and a track record of leadership. Our students are experts in their fields and many have already earned an advanced degree. In shaping our Executive MBA community, we seek a record of professional and academic achievement in our applicants, along with a self-awareness that demonstrates the strong emotional intelligence imperative in today’s business leaders. With this combination of intellectual and interpersonal skills, our Executive MBA students become partners in their educational experience, sharing knowledge and building upon each other’s strengths.