You’re experiencing it firsthand: the business of business is changing rapidly. Every industry and organization is undergoing a seismic shift in how they operate, becoming faster and more connected because of digital technology.

The Executive MBA program at the UCI Paul Merage School of Business is an immersive and impactful experience designed for managers, directors and executives who want to develop agility, learn to think creatively, and anticipate challenges and strategic opportunities arising from emerging technologies in the global business environment. Our program maximizes your return on investment by delivering relevant knowledge and skills, valuable connections with peers in other industries and prestigious credentials to accelerate your career.

Our rigorous curriculum has been transformed with specialized tracks of study, new research insights, and case studies that challenge students with the realities wrought by digital disruption across every industry.

Whether you are looking enhance your current career path or start your own entrepreneurial venture –a Merage School Executive MBA will help you define your impact in the digitally driven world

  • Top 25

    EMBA Programs in the US
  • 39

    Average Age

  • 30%

    Female Students

  • #1

    In the World for Percentage of Women Faculty

  • Top 25

    Business Schools in US for Lifetime Earnings
  • 15

    Average Years Work Experience

Executive MBA Webinar: Work and Life Balance

5.15.18 · 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Fully Employed MBA & Executive MBA Information Session & Mixer

5.19.18 · 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Paul Merage School of Business

A Time to Act: Women's Leadership in the C-Suite and the Road There

5.23.18 · 5:00 pm - 8:15 pm
The Paul Merage School of Business
  • Distinguished AACSB Accreditation Extended for the UCI Paul Merage School of Business

    Following a rigorous review process, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International), announced the UCI Paul Merage School of Business has received an extension of its distinguished AACSB accreditation.

  • Max Chao Selected as UCI Lecturer of the Year

    Machiavelli “Max” W. Chao, a full time lecturer at The Paul Merage School of Business, has been selected as Lecturer of the Year, a campus-wide honor, for his excellence in undergraduate teaching. Chao will be recognized along with Assistant Professor of Finance David Yang who is the Merage School Dean’s Honoree, during the 25th Annual Celebration of Teaching being held April 26th.

  • Merage School Team Takes 1st Place in Notre Dame MBA Tech Innovation Challenge

    A team of three Full-Time MBA students from the UCI Paul Merage School of Business competed in the Notre Dame MBA Tech Innovation Challenge, taking home first place and a cool $6,000. The final event was held April 22 at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana. Focused on blockchain, this year’s case competition final event featured seven teams from top universities across the country.

  • What Brands Can Learn from Starbucks' Crisis Response - Knowledge@Wharton

    Professor Mary Gilly comments on the arrest of two black men at a Philadelphia coffee shop and how the incident should be treated as a broad-based wake-up call for Starbucks - and for other brands as well.