Welcome Class of 2016

Congratulations on your acceptance to the Carlson School of Management's Executive MBA Program! We are thrilled to have you join our talented class of students.

The Executive MBA Program, otherwise known as CEMBA, is an amazing program and we are here to assist you towards success and help make this a seamless transition from being a new admit to a graduate of the program. The CEMBA staff is here to assist with the following:

  • Communicating important program information and providing prompt responses to your inquiries
  • On-site support on class days and hospitality management
  • Registration and ordering classroom materials, including textbooks and course packs
  • Updating our online Learning Management System with critical forms, schedules and more
  • Assisting with time management, study skills and tips for success
  • Providing quality events that enhance your academic, professional, social and personal experience within the program

This website has all the information you need to help prepare you for classes this fall.

Please let us know if there is anything we can assist you with prior to Orientation.

Orientation Schedule

New Student Orientation

Friday, August 8, 2014 - Executive Center (2-250)

During orientation, you will meet members of the Executive MBA staff, receive your textbooks, have your photo taken for your U Card, learn tips for success from recent alumni and network with members of the second year cohort. The dress code for orientation is business professional.

>> For a full orientaiton and pre-class workshops schedule, see the quick links section to the right.

Pre-Class Workshops

Also, as part of your orientation to the Executive MBA Program, there are three days of workshops that will help prepare you for fall courses and working with members of your study group. The dress code for all workshops is business casual.

  • Saturday, August 9, 2014
  • Friday, August 15, 2014
  • Saturday, August 16, 2014

>> For a full orientaiton and pre-class workshops schedule, see the quick links section to the right.


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