Executive MBA Student Profile

As an Executive MBA student in the Helzberg School of Management, you will work with and connect with your peers from the Kansas City business community. Here's a breakdown of the Executive MBA classes from 2010-2013.

Demographics of Executive MBA Students

Average Age: 40 years
Gender: 70% male/30% female
Management Experience: 10 years (average)

 

Industries represented by recent Executive MBA Students

Food and Beverage: 17%
Nonprofit: 17%
Manufacturing/Logistics: <15.5%
Health Care/Pharmaceutical: 15.5%
Technology/Telecommunications: 14%
Financial Services, Insurance and Banking: 12.5%
Government/Public Agency: 7%
Others: 1.5%

 

A sampling of the wide range of national/global companies where Executive MBA students work:

  • Asurion
  • Burns and McDoannell
  • Century Link
  • Cerner Corporation
  • Donaldson Company
  • DST Systems, Inc.
  • Emerson Process Management
  • General Electric
  • General Motors
  • Google
  • Internal Revenue Service
  • John Deere
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art
  • Kansas City Life
  • KCP&L
  • McCownGordon Construction
  • Missouri Gas Energy
  • Ricoh USA
  • Saint Luke's Health Systems
  • Samsung Telecommunications
  • Smithfield Foods
  • Sprint Corporation
  • Truman Medical Centers
  • UMB Bank
  • Unity Village
  • VML
  • YMCA of Greater Kansas City
  • YRC Worldwide

 

Executive MBA Students hold leadership positions at their organizations

Corporate Officers: 16%
Vice Presidents: 20%
Directors: 36%
Managers: 19%
Team Leaders: 6%
Other: 3%