Executive MBA Programs in Sustainability

Compare 3 EMBA Programs in Sustainability

EMBA Sustainability

An EMBA is an Executive Masters in Business Administration, a post-graduate degree designed for students who are already mid-level managers at their existing place of work. The degree program gives them the skills they need to advance to the next level, and become leaders in their chosen field.

 

What is an EMBA in Sustainability? An EMBA in Sustainability teaches students about the necessity of sustainable development in the modern marketplace, and how to manage businesses and development projects in a way that is environmentally conscious and uses renewable resources and energy sources.

 

Sustainability is a growing field in the world of business. An EMBA in this field is likely to become more valuable as an increasing number of companies move towards environmentally-friendly development. Many of the methods taught by the program have their origins in earth science, so the degree has the added benefit of giving students a good background in biology.

 

The total cost of an EMBA in Sustainability varies depending on the university you choose to attend. However, the degree program is designed to take approximately two years, so total costs should be estimated accordingly.

 

There are many jobs available for a holder of an EMBA in Sustainability. Companies in a wide variety of industries, in both the public and private sectors, recognize the value of sustainable development, and in the near future will be looking to hire managers who are able to make sustainable development a reality. The non-profit sector also has a lot of jobs available for those interested in sustainability. Professionals can work as independent consultants or work directly for non-profit organizations around the globe.

 

There are several advantages to studying for an EMBA in Sustainability online. Online programs allow students to study according to a more flexible schedule, which is ideal for working professionals. Studying online also allows students to attend universities around the world without leaving home. Other students may feel more comfortable learning in a classroom environment. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Executive MBA

Case Western Reserve University, Weatherhead School of Management
Campus Full time Part time 21 months September 2017 USA Cleveland + 1 more

The Weatherhead Executive MBA (EMBA) program is based on a distinctive, constantly refreshed graduate curriculum that takes experienced candidates to a new level as business professionals and leaders. [+]

EMBAs in Sustainability. Weatherhead’s Executive MBA is grounded in the conviction that great leadership can be taught and learned. This world-class degree for distinguished working professionals is delivered by renowned faculty skilled in teaching the art of leadership. The Weatherhead Executive MBA (EMBA) program is based on a distinctive, constantly refreshed graduate curriculum that takes experienced candidates to a new level as business professionals and leaders. Our program is for driven individuals who want to be challenged by insights from the finest business faculty. Indulge your passion for learning. Embrace your leadership potential. Discover the Weatherhead EMBA. For decades, Weatherhead’s organizational behavior faculty have built a best-in-class reputation for teaching the art of leadership. We have watched hundreds of executives access new reserves of energy and potential through our programs. We help them examine their leadership strengths and gaps and develop a personalized learning plan to become the best leaders they can be. Is This Program Right for Me? Our EMBA is focused on the things that matter to those ascending to senior leadership roles. Students learn from an enterprise-wide perspective, approaching critical disciplines—like strategy, finance, marketing, and accounting—from a leadership vantage point as tools for driving success. Faculty present these functional areas as supporting leadership activities. And students examine how the assets created in—and the products and services designed by—these fields enable leadership teams throughout an organization to function most effectively. The EMBA classroom experience is a challenging and energizing one. Participants arrive with an average of 15 years’ professional experience, and the Weatherhead model of classroom interaction allows faculty and students to share their knowledge and expertise. Furthermore, projects assigned across courses and disciplines enable students to apply what they have learned in their work environment to their scholastic undertakings. The Weatherhead EMBA is organized around four elements: Developing leadership skills at the levels of self, team, organization and society The sociopolitical structures in which leadership is most needed—including government, the world economy and the rapidly changing realm of technology The language of business, with a special focus on how it is spoken in the boardroom Achieving change in organizations by leading design-oriented teams These four pieces fit together to create a leadership package that the student executive cultivates to assume a more responsible and influential position in an existing organization, or to build a dynamic new organization. Together, these skills help leaders act with confidence and decisiveness in the face of uncertainty. [-]

Executive MBA Real Estate – Studying internationally

IREBS Real Estate Academy
Online & Campus Combined Part time 12 months September 2017 Germany Regensburg USA Boston China Hong Kong Shanghai Eltville im Rheingau + 6 more

The Executive Master of Business Administration Real Estate (MBA) is designed to meet the requirements for a world‘s leading executive programme for real estate professionals. The aims are to teach managerial skills and to convey best-practice real estate know-how and market expertise in an international context. [+]

The Executive MBA Real Estate was designed to meet the requirements for a world‘s leading executive programme for real estate professionals. The course is directed at senior and junior executives, who wish to shape the real estate industry sustainably and who would like to gain the required international experience, skills and network. The aims are to teach managerial skills and to convey best-practice real estate know-how and market expertise in an international context. The Executive MBA Real Estate is held at the University of Regensburg and at Kloster Eberbach in Eltville. The IREBS real estate academy collaborates on this course with famous international partners such as Harvard University (USA) and the University of Reading (United Kingdom). In Shanghai and Hong Kong (China), course participants learn from real-life projects how the most important emerging market in the world works. Graduates receive the degree „Master of Business Administration (MBA)“ awarded by the Faculty of Economics of the University of Regensburg. All lectures are taught in English. The programme is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). Statement Peter Duncan, Board Director, HASSELL, Shanghai "The Executive MBA Real Estate programme at IREBS real estate academy is extremely unique, and provided me an opportunity to learn, research, and access a diverse range of real estate market expertise and knowledge. Its content reflects the increasing global nature and connectedness of the market, between mature and developing economies, guided by very experienced academics and professionals." Harvard: investment skills & trend issues for the real estate industry Harvard University occupies top place in many university rankings. The lectures of the Executive MBA Real Estate at this elite university are interactive: course participants discuss specific projects with renowned lecturers of the Harvard faculty and personalities from the international real estate investment world – so- metimes even through „team teaching“ – and thereby learn to assess the opportunities and pitfalls of international strategies. The teaching takes place on the Harvard Campus inCambridge, Massachusetts. China: Project related dialogue with renowned experts In Shanghai and Hong Kong course participants experience through intensive discussion of numerous projects what makes the dynamic and volatile real estate markets of China so special and how megacities can be developed. Course participants speak directly with real estate developers and investors, discuss the progress of projects and experience Chinese urban planning in situ. All projects presentations are analysed and evaluated by our training partners in an intensive debrief. Reading: Investment skills with a finger on the industry’s pulse Reading is one of Europe’s most respected universities for real estate research. Here course participants learn international valuation, the benefits of various investment and financing vehicles. Furthermore, they experience how real estate markets tick in the AngloSaxon world. Career prospects/target group The course is directed at senior and junior executives who have an at least a three-year university degree (180 ECTS) and further training in real estate or economics of post-graduate courses (at least 60 ECTS). Alternatively 240 ECTS from another course of studies find acceptance. Several years‘ work experience and a good knowledge of English are also required. In case of doubt please contact us. The academic supervisors of the MBA programme will decide if the admission is possible. Course content Within the first two modules – Economics and General Management – students receive in-depth insights into Corporate Management and Business Development. The lectures of the third module International Real Estate will be held in the US, United Kingdom and in China. The course of studies is completed with a Master‘s thesis, for which a three-month preparation period is provided. The demanding course programme enables graduates to get a front-row seat in the real estate industry. With the expert knowledge and managerial skills acquired graduates qualify for executive positions in national and international real estate companies. Course Duration The course is aimed at experienced professionals and lasts twelve months. The first two modules take place within the first eight months of the course and are held in Eltville (near Frankfurt) and Regensburg. The studies abroad are distributed over four weeks in total within seven months. The last three months are reserved for the master thesis. Students spend 53 lecture days at IREBS real estate academy and the partner universities which corresponds to 42 net working days. Two days of the program will be done in an innovative online tool. Tuition fee The tuition fee is 20.950,- € (exempt from VAT.) Early bird rate: 19.950,- Euro (exempt from VAT) for bookings until 31st of May. [-]

EMBA

Stockholm University - Stockholm Business School
Campus Part time 4 semesters August 2017 Sweden Stockholm

The executive MBA program offers a unique educational experience focused on international leadership and management practices applicable for current and future organisational leaders both in the private and public sectors. [+]

The executive MBA program offers a unique educational experience focused on international leadership and management practices applicable for current and future organisational leaders both in the private and public sectors. The teaching is imbued with a view that the individual is the most important asset within any business; hence you'll be trained as an expert who professionally manages and enhances the human capital within your organization. The program takes place at Stockholm Business School in Kräftriket, located at Brunnsviken in central Stockholm. The eMBA program constitutes of nine courses and a final thesis which combined equate to 60 ECTS credits. Each semester consists of three required courses (5 ECTS each) during the first three semesters. The fourth semester consists of a thesis (15 credits) undertaken with the support of advisors. If necessary a study break for one or two semesters is allowed. The language of instruction is English, however support can be given in Swedish if needed. The program does not currently include any international trips or weekend/evening classes enabling you to pursue your degree with no major disruptions to your work and private life .... [-]