Our diverse student body contains career advancers, career changers and many successful entrepreneurs. Did you know Recent FEMBA class received a 28% average salary increase from the start of the program to completion.

Experience Merage

A unique evening with faculty, an alumni panel and the admissions team. Key insights will be shared into the collaborative Merage School community and what it's like to be a FEMBA student at Merage. A networking reception with wine and light appetizers will conclude the evening.

Tuesday, December 8th, 6:30pm-8pm Register now!


Why Wait? Apply Now for Spring 2016

Next Application deadline is December 1st.

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Schedule a Consultation Appointment

Admissions staff members are available for in-person, phone or Skype consultations. Send us your resume to schedule.



Visit the Campus, Attend an Event, Meet with Admissions Staff

The Fully Employed MBA (FEMBA) is a part-time program designed for working professionals and managers who seek to advance or re-direct their careers. Located in the heart of Orange County, we host many events to allow prospective MBA students to gain first-hand experience of the Merage School community. Events for which you may register below (check back regularly for new events and updates) include:


December 2014 Schedule

Event Date Time Location
Coffee Chat and Consultations Fri, Dec 5th 8-10am (by appt) Panera Bread, off Bison, Newport Beach
Information Session*
* Last Info Session event of the year
Sat, Dec 13th 11:00am - 12:30pm UC Irvine Campus



Admissions Lunches & Coffee Chats

Join us on-the-road for lunch or coffee to learn more about the part-time MBA program at UC Irvine. These complimentary sessions provide prospective students with a brief overview of the program and ample time for Q&A.

On-Campus Information Sessions

Join us for an on-campus information session where you learn more about the program and admissions process, meet members of the Admissions team, and hear from a panel of current FEMBA students and alumni.

MBA Forums, Conferences & Community Events

Meet the Admissions team at various MBA events throughout California. Prospective students who stop by our table will receive an application fee waiver. Events range from ones that open to the public to ones dedicated to the military to women-focused activities.


Other opportunities to meet with us by request include:

Evening Consultations available!

Admissions staff is available from 5pm-7pm by appointment. Consultations are available in 30-minute intervals, via phone or in-person, by appointment only.
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Visit a FEMBA Class

Join us for three to four hours as you experience a Merage School FEMBA class.  You will be paired with a current student who will guide you through your experience.  Prospective students who have already attended an information session, started an application or worked with admissions staff, may
request a class visit