The Leadership Executive MBA Admissions Committee evaluates each application and makes decisions based on a candidate’s entire portfolio including past academic performance, recommendations, work experience, and a statement of intent. In addition, because the cohort model of this program requires significant group work, the committee looks for evidence of effective participation in team environments.

An Application for Graduate Admission must be completed by applicants (choose"Graduate" > "Leadership Executive MBA" as your program of study) and submitted along with a $55 non-refundable application fee (fee waived for Seattle University alumni). Requirements for admission are outlined below; international students should contact the recruiter regarding additional requirements.

 Application and Admissions Requirements

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Application Deadlines

Application PeriodDeadlineDecision Date
  *EARLY DECISION* November 15 December 15
Round 1 January 15 February 15
Round 2 March 15 April 15
Round 3 May 15 June 15

Submissions after June 15 will be evaluated space permitting

The LEMBA program provided me with the foundation and the tools to be more effective in operations. It gave me the underpinnings to evaluate and help further develop our strategy as well as the leadership piece to carry that through the organization.

Steve Messler, LEMBA '17 Vice President, Product Development, D & L Foundry