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Global Energy Executive MBA (GEMBA) at The Woodlands

National Rankings

This program begins August 2014. The Bauer Global Energy Executive MBA (GEMBA) at The Woodlands is designed to prepare leaders to thrive in the rapidly growing, and ever-changing, energy industry. As executive and energy industry leaders, students will be exposed to high-level problem-solving and managerial skills needed to effectively provide leadership to their organizations.

Bauer Rankings

Financial Times: Top 20 among public business schools; number 7 in Texas (Top 100 Executive MBA Programs, 2011)

US News: Ranked Bauer number 7 of 10 most popular business schools nationwide (Top 10 Most Popular Schools, 2013)

Program Format
  • Class meets in The Woodlands, TX
  • Class meets every Tuesday evening, 5:30 - 9:30 p.m., and one Saturday per month, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • One course at a time
  • Dinner is served
  • Curriculum: Energy Focused
  • International Business Residency
  • Capstone team-based project
Average Class Profile
  • Class size (per cohort): 45 maximum
  • Average age: 37
  • Average years of experience: 12-15 years, a minimum of 7 years of work experience is required
Questions?

If you have questions about the Global Energy Executive MBA, please contact Bauer Graduate Recruitment Manager, Tanieka Young at tjyoung2@uh.edu or (713) 743-4701.

Apply

If you are ready to apply, click here to visit our “How to Apply” page for a list of steps required for completing your application.

Classes begin August 2014.
Application Deadline:

Domestic Applicants: Still Accepting Applications
International Applicants: April 1

Program Location:
Lone Star College
3232 College Park Drive
The Woodlands, TX

Click here for directions to Lone Star College in The Woodlands.


Global Leadership Executive MBA

The Global Leadership Executive MBA is the University of Houston’s original EMBA program. The focus of the program is on providing executives the leadership skills necessary to assume top level positions within corporations, the government, or non-profit organizations. Students learn real-world problem solving and superior managerial skills that will help them gain a competitive edge in a global environment. The success of our program is reflected in the large number of CEO’s who have graduated from our program since 1978.

Global Leadership Executive MBA Program I is a 22-month curriculum with classes held every Monday and Thursday, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.

  • Class Meets: 5:30 – 9:30 p.m.
  • Monday/Thursday
  • One course at a time (once a week)
  • Dinner is served
  • Curriculums: Leadership, Energy Focused
  • International Business Residency

Global Leadership Executive MBA Program II is an 18-month curriculum with students taking classes Friday and Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., on alternating weekends.

  • Class Meets: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Fridays/Saturdays (Alternating weekends)
  • Two courses at a time
  • Breakfast and lunch is served
  • Curriculums: Leadership, Energy Focused
  • International Business Residency

There are 19 modules, 9 core modules and 10 specialized modules, consisting of 48 credit hours.

Curriculum: Global Leadership

National Rankings

Bauer EMBA: Bob Broxson


Global Energy Executive MBA

Only Executive MBA in Houston offering Global Energy Management (GEMBA)

Never before has the energy industry needed so many new leaders to take charge so early in their careers. The GEMBA program at Bauer College will produce graduates well prepared and poised to bring advanced knowledge to the world’s largest industry.

The Global Energy Executive MBA:

  • is designed to prepare leaders to thrive during this time of fundamental change
  • graduates will be trained to push innovation at a time when the energy business is moving beyond its traditional boundaries in terms of geology, economics and regulation
  • gives exposure to international cultures and companies through our week long International Business Residency (IBR).

GEMBA Program I is a 22-month program with classes held every Monday and Thursday, 5:30 to 9:30 pm. Students take one course at a time.

  • Class Meets: 5:30 – 9:30 p.m.
  • Monday/Thursday
  • One course at a time (once a week)
  • Dinner is served
  • Curriculums: Leadership, Energy Focused
  • International Business Residency

National Rankings


 

 

 


Global Leadership Executive MBA Curriculum

Global Leadership EMBA Program I

Classes are held every Monday and Thursday from 5.30 – 9.30 p.m. for 22 months. Students take one course at a time.

  • Class Meets: 5:30 – 9:30 p.m.
  • Monday/Thursday
  • One Course at a time (once a week)
  • Dinner is served
  • Curriculums: Leadership, Energy Focused
  • International Business Residency
Global Leadership EMBA Program II

Classes are held Friday and Saturday from 8.00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m. on alternative weekends for 18 months. Students take two courses at a time.

  • Class Meets: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Fridays/Saturdays (Alternating weekends)
  • Two courses at a time
  • Breakfast and lunch served
  • Curriculums: Leadership, Energy Focused
  • International Business Residency
EMBA CORE CURRICULUM
Organizational Behavior
Financial Accounting
Statistics
Marketing Administration
Managerial Analysis
International Business Residency Trip
Managerial Finance
Management Information Systems
Operations Management
LEADERSHIP TRACK
Effective Communication for Leaders
Art of Negotiation
International Environment of Business
Leadership
Entrepreneurship/Intrapreneurship
Entrepreneurial Finance
Business Communication and Ethical Reasoning
Executive Coaching and Corporate Politics
Strategic Management
Business Modeling for Competitive Advantage

NOTE: Students do not pick electives, electives are set based on track.

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Global Energy Executive MBA Program Curriculum

Global Energy Executive MBA Program I

Classes are held every Monday and Thursday from 5.30 – 9.30 p.m. for 22 months. Students take one course at a time.

  • Class Meets: 5:30 – 9:30 p.m.
  • Monday/Thursday
  • One Course at a time (once a week)
  • Dinner is served
  • Curriculums: Leadership, Energy Focused
  • International Business Residency
Global Energy Executive MBA Program II

Classes are held Friday and Saturday from 8.00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m. on alternative weekends for 18 months. Students take two courses at a time.

  • Class Meets: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Fridays/Saturdays (Alternating weekends)
  • Two courses at a time
  • Breakfast and lunch served
  • Curriculums: Leadership, Energy Focused
  • International Business Residency
EMBA CORE CURRICULUM
Organizational Behavior
Financial Accounting
Statistics
Marketing Administration
Managerial Analysis
International Business Residency Trip
Managerial Finance
Management Information Systems
Operations Management
GLOBAL ENERGY TRACK
History of the Energy Industry
Business Modeling for Competitive Advantage
Economics of the Energy Value Chain
Strategy and Techniques of Project Finance
Energy Finance and Trading
Oil and Gas Accounting
Commercializing New Technology
Business Law and Public Policy in the Energy Equation
Project Management for Energy
Strategic Management–Energy Industry Strategy

NOTE: Students do not pick electives, electives are set based on track.

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Global Energy Executive MBA Curriculum | Effective Fall 2013

  • Class Meets: 5:30 - 9:30 p.m., In The Woodlands, TX (One Saturday per month)
  • Tuesdays/Saturday
  • One course at a time
  • Dinner is served
  • Curriculum: Energy Focused
  • International Business Residency
  • Capstone team-based project

NOTE: Students do not pick electives, electives are set based on track.

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