If you are looking for an Executive MBA degree by just putting in time – look elsewhere.
An EMBA from The Fox School of Business will challenge you to engage in pertinent and timely debate on issues important to you as an executive. You’ll see how management theories and research can be put to practical use in guiding your daily decisions. Your cohort will dive into case studies and use problem based learning concepts to best position your organization to meet the challenges of a global business environment.
Paris – Philadelphia – Singapore – Cali – Tokyo
Our students have the choice of taking the entire program in their home city OR choosing to go to one of the other 4 locations. One Program 5 Locations. Classes are taught live and in person by Temple faculty who travel around the world, researching and lecturing. You are assured of the same high standard that earned our EMBA a Top 15 ranking in the US.
The industry and management experience of our students is what sets us apart from the other Executive MBA (EMBA) programs. You’ll learn from both faculty who are sought-after consultants and from seasoned business professionals who are your classmates. Small classes allow for maximum interaction with faculty and active study groups encourage collaboration and interaction among students.
Flexible Schedule for Working Professionals
The Fox Executive MBA lets you obtain an American degree, with minimal disruption to your work and family life. Our successful and flexible part time EMBA schedule of meeting only two weekends per month allows you to obtain the AACSB-accredited MBA degree within 16 months without missing work.
As a student in the Fox School of Business, you’ll receive the personalized attention of a small program, yet the resources and services of a large institution. Our friendly and knowledgeable administrative staff and world renowned faculty will make your academic journey feel like you’ve become a part of a tight-knit community. At the same time you’ll have access to the opportunities and prestige associated with one of the highest ranked, AACSB-accredited executive MBA programs (EMBA) in the world.
Learn on Sunday, Apply on Monday Philosophy
In the Fox Executive MBA (EMBA) you’ll be challenged in the classroom to engage in pertinent and timely debate and discussion of issues important to your role as an executive. You’ll see how management theories and research can guide you in your daily decisions and in best positioning your organization to meet the challenges of a global business environment. As we say, “Engage on Sunday; Apply on Monday.” You’ll experience this phenomenon whether you attend our Singapore campus, our flagship in Philadelphia, our Japan campus or our global Executive MBA (EMBA) partner sites (Cali, Colombia or Paris, France).
Temple University – Fox School of Business
Established in 1918, the Richard J. Fox School of Business and Management name was conferred in 1999. The School has a long history of innovation in education, introducing new curriculum and programs in advance of current business trends. Accreditation ensures that the school continually meets high standards in admissions policy, curricula, faculty, library and computer facilities, and educational innovation and technology.
The Fox School of Business and Temple University were first accredited to provide undergraduate education by AACSB International – Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business – in 1934. In 1942, the school added an MBA program. By 1970, when the MBA became a vital tool for career development, the program was already well-known in the region. The continued expansion and strengthening of the program led to its accreditation in 1973 by AACSB. The PhD program was established and accredited in 1976; the school now offers two PhD programs – in Business Administration and Statistics. The most recent reaffirmation of accreditation of the School was in 2015.
With over 52,000 graduates, two-thirds of whom live and work in the Philadelphia metropolitan area, the Fox School of Business is the primary source of management talent in the region. This important network of business associates continues to connect with the Fox School by mentoring and advising students; speaking at events; introducing employers to the school, resulting in internship, recruitment and hands-on learning opportunities; and providing financial support.
This programme is available only in part-time mode and will take 16 months to complete. Students will be required to attend 4 full-day lessons a month over 2 consecutive weekends.
Advanced Managerial Courses
Economic Environment Of The Enterprise (BA 5801)
Analyze real-world business problems as you develop a deeper understanding of micro- and macroeconomic issues. Examine the foundations of economic behavior of enterprises and consumers in such different market environments as open, monopolistic, an oligopolistic markets. Analyze the impact of government monetary and trade policies on business decisions and on economic measures including GNP, employment, and interest and exchange rates.
Financial Information Reporting and Analysis (ACCT 5801)
Learn accounting systems and financial information reporting procedures. Increase your comprehension of financial reports and of the practical applications of accounting theories and concepts through in-depth discussion of real-world situations involving revenue recognition, inventory valuation, intangible assets, and reporting for leases.
Leading and Managing Teams and Individuals (HRA 5802)
Explore the interpersonal dynamics of individuals and groups by learning to manage conflict, to listen effectively, to present yourself and your ideas to others, and to manage virtual employees. Use this knowledge to create cohesive teams collectively invested in reaching goals.
Law and Ethics in the Enterprise (LGLS 5801)
Develop greater confidence in managing situations where legal and ethical questions arise and where the right decision may not be the easy one to make. Discuss and gain insight into resolving complex issues, surveillance technology, environmental protection, workplace safety, whistle blowing and sexual harassment issues in other classical and digital enterprises.
Contemporary Corporate Strategy (SGM 5801)
Examine the concepts and analytical tools of strategic management. Enhance your ability to analyze an industry and develop relevant enterprise-level strategies. Focus on the role of the general manager in applying all concepts and tools. And learn to apply the tools of strategy formulation through the use of real-world case studies, individual papers, and group projects. (Prerequisites: Stat 5801, Econ 5801 and Acct 5801)
Managing and Developing Human Capital in the Enterprise (HRM 5804)
Increase your ability to manage people and to view human resources as integral to the total enterprise. Address practical issues of human resource management, such as planning and executing staffing strategies, maintaining influence in the organization, managing the multicultural work-force, managing programs for productivity improvement, and planning and managing the human side of organizational change.
Financing the Enterprise (FIN 5801)
Examine the economic and financial systems within which global corporations operate. Learn how recent technological and other changes in commercial banking, investment banking, and other financial institutions impact the corporation and how financial markets for equity, debt, and derivative instruments present opportunities and risks on a global scale. (Prerequisites: Stat 5801, Econ 5801 and Acct 5801)
Managing Information In The Enterprise (MIS 5801)
This course analyzes the financial system within which business firms raise capital and manage assets. The course describes how recent technological and other changes in commercial banking, investment banking and other institutions impact the non-financial corporation; and how financial markets – for equity, and large derivative instruments – present opportunities and risks on a global scale.
Managing Operations in the Enterprise (MSOM 5806)
Study the decision-making techniques applicable to quality improvement, project management, facilities planning, resource allocation, and the design of manufacturing and service systems. Learn to use software that will help you apply these techniques in areas such as supply chains, quality management, capacity planning, and resource allocation. (Prerequisite: Stat 5801)
Marketing Management In The Enterprise (MKTG 5801)
Discover the strategic aspects of marketing within the context of the total enterprise. Analyze marketing management practices, organization, and decision-making through traditional and internet-based business case studies involving product development, segmentation, pricing, promotion, distribution, and implementation.
Negotiations (BA 5113)
This course looks at how power, influence, and negotiation are related to effective leadership. Ethical and practical issues related to power and influence are discussed. You will also explore strategies for dealing with disputes and conflicts arising in organizations.
Enterprise Financial Management (FIN 5802)
Gain an understanding of corporate finance, financial planning, stock and bond valuation, risk, short- and long-term financing, and the cost of capital. Learn to apply these principles by reviewing and integrating contemporary financial issues. (Prerequisite: Fin 5801)
Risk Management (RMI 5890)
Special topics in risk management and insurance. The course presents issues related to risk management in the international business environment, including current issues and trends.
Global Enterprise Management (BA 5804)
Learn about multinational businesses and their strategies to gain competitive advantage in international markets. Develop analytical techniques for studying the problems facing multinational firms and for designing systems to manage multinational enterprises.
Strategy Formulation And Administration (Capstone) (BA 5851)
Participate in an integrative, interactive learning experience that examines the roles, functions, and skills of top-level executives. Focusing primarily on strategy implementation, integrate the knowledge and methods you’ve acquired in prior courses to analyze cases from the perspective of the chief executive. (Prerequisites: all MBA courses listed above).
Statistical Analysis for Management (STAT 5801) (to be conducted if Power, Influence and Negotiations is not offered in that semester)
Learn through case examples how to use statistics to help make better decisions in such areas as marketing, finance and management. Acquire descriptive and inferential techniques, such as regression analysis, and the ability to analyze data and to reach decisions using statistical computer software and Excel.
Intakes for the MBA programme are available once a year. All applications should be submitted to ERCI no later than 1 month before the commencement date.
The Executive Master of Business Administration program is fully accredited by The Association To Advance Collegiate (AACSB).
Ideally, you should hold a four-year bachelors degree (or its equivalent) and a minimum of 8 years work and 5 years managerial experience. Our Singapore cohorts have averaged 13 years of working experience.
Admission to the Executive MBA program is a competitive process in which your experience, aptitude, potential, and managerial skills are assessed. Enrollment is limited and participants are chosen based on their ability to bring unique skills and experiences to the cohort learning environment.
Your application must include the items listed below. All required materials should be received by ERCi on or before the designated application deadline. The admission committee will not review incomplete applications.
Students must meet the attendance requirement of 80% and must successfully complete the stipulated modules.
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Yen has a proven track record in various key business development & marketing roles involving evolution and change management. Her pilot roles in various media organisations of Cable TV (Singapore Cable Vision), Regional TV (MTV), Internet Advertising (China.com) and Digital Music (Soundbuzz & Motorola) at their nascent stages is a testimonial of her experience and expertise of driving businesses whilst embracing new technology. Her acumen and passion are evidenced in multiple “first to market” products and projects she has been involved in cutting across from media to digital products. Always pushing the concept of creative solutionism while building strong relationships with customers has translated to dynamic growth for the various companies. Being an ardent believer in change management to stay on top of ever changing economies, her current role as Group Chief Executive Officer of ERC Holdings sees interesting forays leveraged on her experience.
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