Career Advancement

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Career Advancement2020-04-27T15:27:31-06:00

Career Advancement Center

We help you achieve a high return on investment (ROI) from your EMBA for yourself, your employer, and/ or business you own or will launch.

Your executive career coach partners with you while in school and for 3 years post-graduation. Together you identify near- and longer-term goals with a plan and coaching to achieve them.


received new job responsibilities while in the program


received promotions while in the program


average salary increase by graduation

Career Advancement Resources

  • One-on-one executive career coach
  • e-Learning platform with assessments, short skill development videos, interview simulation, webinars, and more
  • Career advancement and entrepreneurship speakers
  • Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute’s expert advice, business plan resources, funding competitions, investor pitches, etc.

Choose a Path, Make a Plan, and Take Action Achieve Your Career Goals

Enhance the professional skills necessary for success in any environment such as emotional intelligence, communication, business etiquette, and more. Develop the key business competencies that are critical to accomplishing your goals.

Gain an internal promotion and salary increase by completing and implementing an internal networking and research plan.

Land a new position at a new employer with a salary increase after updating your marketing tools, creating a job search plan, networking, completing interview preparation, and negotiating job offers.

Launch a business after determining entrepreneurship is right for you. Develop a plan and access University of Utah entrepreneurship resources.

Request Application Fee Waiver

Through these uncertain times brought on by COVID-19, our thoughts immediately turn to our prospective students. The University of Utah Executive MBA team cares about you and all those in your life feeling the impacts of this novel time of history.

To show our support, we are offering an $85 application fee waiver that may be used to apply for Fall 2020. Fill out the form to receive your waiver.