Executive MBA Worldwide Pittsburgh: Admissions

You must submit the following to be considered for admittance to the University of Pittsburgh Katz Graduate School EMBA Worldwide Pittsburgh Program:

  • Online Application or Hard-Copy Application
  • Current Résumé
  • Two Letters of Recommendation (PDF)
  • Self-recommendation letter describing your:
    • Current job responsibilities and assignments
    • Finest achievements and greatest disappointment
    • Challenges you have met within your organization
    • Civic and community activities and offices held
    • Reasons and motivations for entering the EMBA program
    • Professional and personal goals and plans
  • In-Person Interview
  • College or University Transcripts
  • Official GMAT scores (optional in some cases). Use code DPZ-M5-98.
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS scores. Our TOEFL code is: 2927-02.

If you are submitting a hard copy application, submit your materials directly to the EMBA office by mail or fax. Please do not e-mail your application.

We make admissions decisions typically within three weeks of receiving a complete application package. Your application will either be accepted, rejected, or wait-listed. If wait-listed, an admissions decision may not be made until three months before classes begin. At that time, those with the strongest credentials are admitted.

Contact Us

University of Pittsburgh 
Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business
EMBA Worldwide Pittsburgh
Fifth Floor, Alumni Hall
4227 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Telephone: +1 412-648-1600
Fax: 412-648-1787
mbaprogram@katz.pitt.edu