The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Strategic Leadership

Haslam College of Business

Student Profile

What will your peer group be like in the Executive MBA for Strategic Leadership program? Honestly, the fun is in finding out for yourself—your group will be one of a kind, bringing a unique set of skills and personalities to the table. But learning about the typical UT EMBA student and class profiles may give you a sense of what to expect.

The typical UT EMBA student...

  • Is 39 years old.
  • Has 18 years of work experience.
  • Has 13 years of managerial experience.
  • Had an undergraduate GPA between 3.11 and 4.0.
  • Earns an average salary of $160,678 upon entering the program.

The typical UT EMBA class...

  • Has 29 students
  • Includes employees from 24 different companies.
  • Hails from 13 different U.S. states.
  • Has 15 students with international work experience.
  • Is largely composed of students who are fully funded by their sponsoring organizations (83%).

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