Our diverse student body contains career advancers, career changers and many successful entrepreneurs. A recent FEMBA class (2013) received a 28% average salary increase from the start of the program to completion.

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Next Deadline: July 15th, 2015. The program begins in late September. View application information here.


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What is FEMBA
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What is FEMBA?

The Fully Employed MBA Program at the Paul Merage School of Business is a part-time MBA program offered through the University of California, Irvine. Specifically designed for working professionals, the FEMBA program can be completed in 27 or 33 months, attending two classes per week.  

Students are required to complete 12 core courses, 6 electives and 3 off-site residentials (92 units) to maximize various learning styles. The FEMBA Program combines the expansive curriculum of the Full-Time MBA program with the unique off-site residentials of the Executive MBA Program. 

The Fully Employed MBA will give you the extra boost you need to advance or redirect your career. You will be among a group of extremely motivated, upwardly mobile, innovative professionals, learning from your classmates in our highly participatory educational environment.

The outstanding faculty members at Merage teach across all four MBA programs and eager to interact with our fully employed students. You’ll learn from internationally renowned faculty and develop a strong network of professionals that will assist you in your success through the program and beyond. 

The result is a comprehensive MBA experience that has been included in US News & World Report Best B-School's Top 25 ranking. The FEMBA program is a part of the growing and highly regarded, Paul Merage School of Business located in the thriving O.C. business community. 

  • Tailored to Working Professionals Tailored to Working Professionals
  • Advance or Redirect
    your Career Advance or Redirect your Career
  • Completed in 27
    or 33 Months Completed in 27 or 33 Months


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