Our undergraduate programs provide you with essential leadership skills in a global context focusing on critical thinking, quantitative and qualitative analysis and effective communication skills.
The Full-Time MBA program is geared toward highly motivated professionals who want to develop critical leadership skills and increase their career potential. Graduates from this unique two-year program represent diverse academic, professional and cultural backgrounds, and rejoin the workforce with a leadership skill set for the digital world.
The Flex MBA program is designed for early to mid-career working professionals and managers who want to pursue a graduate education while they continue their career climb. Students have the flexibility to customize the program around their career objectives and graduate in as few as 24 months. Flex MBA students also participate in an international experiential learning opportunity and an executive leadership residential, both unique to the Merage School program. Classes are offered on-campus or online.
The EMBA program is designed for those who want to immerse themselves in the dynamic thinking required in our current business environment, and aligns with the career goals of mid to senior-level professionals. Classes are held every third weekend for 21-months beginning in September in a format that supplements in-class sessions with state-of-the art online learning between class weekends.
The Master of Finance is a STEM-Certified, intensive one-year program that provides extensive, practical training for quantitative and analytical jobs in the field of finance. Taught by world-class faculty and leading researchers in their fields, this structured curriculum incorporates all aspects of financial literacy, from management to theory, quantitative work to highly-complex problem-solving.
The only program of its kind in the UC System, the Master of Innovation and Entrepreneurship provides extensive integrated and immersive academic and practical experience for students looking to embark on careers as entrepreneurs (innovating to form new companies) and intrapreneurs (innovating within existing companies). This educational journey is delivered via a combination of in-class curriculum and hands-on, active learning intensives that leverage real-world experts and UCI's rich entrepreneurial ecosystem.
The Master of Professional Accountancy program prepares students for a successful accounting career by offering an intensive and comprehensive one- or two-year option. Graduates meet the new State of California Board of Accountancy education standards required for the Uniform Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Examination.
The Master of Science in Business Analytics is a STEM-Certified, intensive one-year program that results in graduates who are eminently qualified for big data and analytics careers across a variety of industries throughout California and beyond.
The Doctor of Philosophy in Management prepares you for a career in teaching and scholarly research at the university level.
Our leadership development programs range from professional development for individuals, to customized corporate training to solve the problems that matter most to you and your stakeholders.