Mays Executive MBA Program

The Mays Business School offers an Executive MBA Program (EMBA) leading to the degree of Master of Business Administration (MBA) for working professionals with significant professional and managerial experience. Selected EMBA participants only are eligible to enroll in the Mays Executive MBA Program courses.

The Mays Executive MBA Program is a lock-step program. All course enrollments are handled through the Mays Executive MBA Program Office. The Mays Executive MBA Program class sessions are held at CityCentre III in Houston. Required class sessions are held on Friday and Saturday of alternate weekends, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. during the fall and spring semesters.   Details regarding the Mays EMBA Program may be obtained by contacting the Mays EMBA Program Office or at the website The Mays EMBA Program is a non-thesis degree for which a final oral examination is not required. Admission to the program is in the fall semester only. The Mays Business School is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) at all program levels.

This program is also approved for delivery via synchronous distance education technology.

GMAT/GRE and TOEFL Requirements

Mays Executive MBA Program students are exempt from the GMAT or GRE.  However, GMAT, GRE, TOEFL, or IELTS scores may be used to satisfy the English Language Proficiency Requirement for students from non-English-speaking countries as described at