EMBA Program FAQs

Decision and overview

Our program was ranked as the #1 Online MBA Program in Nevada, #9 in the Southwest and #47 in the U.S. according to Online MBA Report’s 2019 Best Online Programs rankings.  

All coursework is completed online and each class runs for 12 weeks. Your course education comes from highly respected and experienced EMBA faculty members who also conduct traditional classes on the UNR campus.

Our faculty is accustomed to helping their students succeed in any setting, so you'll feel supported in your education -- no matter the distance.

Decision Timeline

Decision timeline for an EMBA degree.
Decide on a Masters Degree Type of Degree Cost and Affordability Requirements University
MBA learning  Why online Payment options Application Why UNR
Core Business Courses: Statistics
Ops Management
Financial Reporting
Org Science
Economics of Firm
Financial Management
Marketing Management
Managerial Accounting
Personal Branding
Mgt Global Economy
IT in Organizations
Strategic Management
The new normal
Most flexible
Use of all devices
Phone, table, PC
Video lectures
Virtual meetings
Networking virtually
Fluid access to Professors
No intimidation
Discussions are educational
and enjoyable
Competitively priced
Best value option
Payment plan
Qualifies for FASFA
Federal Financial Assist.
Your company may
provides reimbursement
Approved for veteran
education benefits
Access to immediate
job opportunities
listed provided to UNR
Minimal Requirements
Personal statement
Letter of references
Assistance provided
on each step of
Application process
Support team provides
immediate feedback on
any app questions
Highly ranked #33 in 2018
Established Online
EMBA program
Qualified Professors
Excellent support team
Join network of strong
Your network includes
UNR professors
Draws students across
the US and international
Excellent testimonials

Why an MBA?

Potential earnings, careers, knowledge, skills and personal growth when you earn at MBA
Earnings Career Knowledge Skills Personal Growth
High salary potential Better and more career opportunities Enhances knowledge Improve applied financial skills Personal development
Improved resume Be your own boss Exposure to other professions in cohort Learn skills necessary to make a company successful Challenge yourself
Solidify your existing position Develop, advertise and sell your products and services Discover your business strengths Acquire latest management tools and techniques Confidence in changing business environment
Improve your annual evaluation Network and create connections or partnerships Increased knowledge and credibility Improve your business, teams and collaboration Prepare for career change
Opportunity for promotion Manage difficult situations Higher respect of achievement Think more globally Personal fulfillment

How does it work?

Details on class format, time, projects, testing and the cohort for the EMBA program
Class format Time involved Projects Testing Cohort
100% online Weekly time involved varies Weekly homework assignments Online Cohort team is friendly and encouraging
Online discussion posts similar to social media Designed to be reasonable increments Projects are individual and in groups Can take tests from home Many highly skilled with advanced degrees
Communicate via email and discussion posts Provides a work, study and life balance Group assignments are completed virtually Studey guides are provided Networking begins in the first week and continues throughout
Video lectures can be reviewed may times Cohort moves forward together Abundance time provided for group projects Tests based on video lectures, homework or readings One of the most rewarding aspects of the UNR EMBA program