EMBA program: value for Latin American executives
year after its launch, the Kellogg-Miami
Executive MBA Program is already shaping up as the school's
Latin American hub for global learning.
January, the inaugural class of 42 will complete its first
year of studies. Meanwhile, Kellogg prepares to welcome its
second class of mid-career professionals from throughout Latin
program is growing to resemble its prototype in Evanston,
featuring visits from business leaders and events hosted by
Kellogg alumni. And on Jan. 14-18, the program will host its
first non-degree executive education program, "Accelerating
Sales Force Performance."
Dean and EMBA Director Julie Cisek Jones says half
the current class travels from countries such as Chile, Peru
and Guatemala to the Coral Gables location. The rest of the
students hail from Florida and the southeastern United States.
students have exceeded our expectations," Jones says.
"They are extremely talented academically and bring tremendous
enthusiasm to the program."
most impressed me about these students is that they seem very
appreciative," adds Ronald
Dye, the Leonard Spacek Professor of Accounting Information
and Management. "They're sincere about learning not just
from the faculty but from each other. They interact very well.
It's a pleasure to teach in this program." —
"Thirty years of Executive MBA
experience: A world of difference"