Admissions Tips & Updates

Get an insider perspective on Wharton’s MBA Program for Executives. From helpful hints about the admissions process to benefits our students find most helpful, you’ll find it here.

Tips for Working on Your Application Over the Holidays

The winter holidays are a great time to work on your application to the Wharton MBA Program for Executives. Our offices will close for Winter Break on December 24, 2022 in Philadelphia and San Francisco, so please contact us before then if you have immediate admissions questions. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 3, 2023. Here ...Read More

How to Prepare for the Executive Assessment

The Wharton MBA Program for Executives accepts three tests for admission: the GMAT, GRE, and Executive Assessment (EA). Applicants who will have at least eight years of full-time work experience accrued by the start of the program can choose to take the EA, which is designed specifically for experienced professionals.  What is the Executive Assessment (EA)? ...Read More

Wharton’s New Global Cohort: An Interview with Vice Dean Peggy Bishop Lane

Are you curious about the Wharton MBA Program for Executives’ new Global cohort? Check out Vice Dean Peggy Bishop Lane’s recent interview on the Admissions Straight Talk Podcast with Linda Abraham. Wharton’s first-ever 75% online, 25% in-person option is here and Dean Peggy Bishop Lane is diving into everything this exciting program has to offer ...Read More

Wharton MBA Program for Executives Launches New Global Cohort!

The Wharton MBA Program for Executives is excited to announce the addition of a Global cohort! Students accepted into the Global cohort will represent business professionals from Asia, North America, Latin America, Europe and beyond for whom a blended online/in-person learning format creates greater accessibility to Wharton’s world-class faculty and network. They will be taught ...Read More

The Wharton MBA Program for Executives Application is Now Open!

If you’re thinking about applying to Wharton’s MBA Program for Executives, the application to join our next class starting in May 2023 is now live. Check out the application and create your account today. Here are some next steps to help you learn more about the program and the application process: Review the application requirements Attend an upcoming ...Read More

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“I’m excited to bring more of what I’m learning at Wharton to the Make the World Better Foundation (MTWB) to refine our community building process and share it with other cities around the country.” – Connor Barwin, WG’23

Connor Barwin, WG’23, on the Intersection of the NFL, Wharton, and Making the World a Better Place

“Being surrounded by people that I considered highly successful and ambitious motivated me. When I entered that environment, I realized it was something I had been searching for all along.” -CJ Gottuso, WG’21

Different Needs for Different Breeds: How These Wharton Alumni are Disrupting the Dog Food Industry

“Networking after earning an MBA is what it’s all about. You never know what personal connections or business opportunities can be made over a dinner discussion. Being able to reunite in person is incredibly impactful, especially after these past few years of Zooming. Our alumni were over the moon to see each other again.” – Cathy Molony, Director of Alumni Engagement for Philadelphia & San Francisco and Program Director, Philadelphia

Reimagining the Future at the Wharton MBA Program for Executives Alumni Reunion 2022

“Everyone wants to be successful at work. That’s one thing we all have in common… We spend more than half our waking lives at work, and that warrants a rewarding environment where we feel set up to do the best job possible while being totally psyched to do it.” – Russ Laraway, WG’05.

How to Deliver Better Business Outcomes: A Proven Strategy from Wharton Grad Russ Laraway