Executive MBA - Strategic Leadership

Application Process

All EMBA candidates to the Haslam College of Business must first apply through UT’s Graduate School. Candidates should review the graduate school’s admission procedures before applying.

A resume, two references, personal essays, transcripts, and a $60 non-refundable application fee are necessary to complete the application.


The application deadline for international students is October 1. Domestic applicants will be considered after this date on a rolling admissions basis. Candidates should receive a decision within two weeks of submitting their complete application.

Online Application – Quick Links

Program Selection:

1. On the Program Selection page within your online application, please choose Business Administration under College.
2. Scroll down to choose Executive MBA - Strategic Leadership under Program.
3. Choose the next spring semester under Select Term.
4. Click on Save Your Selection.

If you have questions or need help with your EMBA application, don’t hesitate to contact our staff at emba@utk.edu or +1 (865) 974-1705.