The leaders of tomorrow’s business world won’t be those driven solely by the narrow focus of a business pedigree. They will be bold thinkers from diverse backgrounds who have a cultivated a rich variety of interests. These interests lead to unique experiences that they draw upon to broaden their perspectives, prompt new avenues of thought, and ask the big questions.

The competitive candidate for the Emerging Leaders MBA will possess a strong undergraduate resume and academic background, supported with a GMAT of 550 or higher. The program accepts candidates with limited or no work experience; however, for those with professional experience or military service, it will be taken into consideration. Candidates from around the world are encouraged to apply to this full-time, accelerated program. 

Class of 2014 Statistics

  • Average Age: 25
  • Range of Work Experience: 0-7 years
  • Average GMAT of enrolled students: 550
  • Average GPA of enrolled students:  3.2
  • Female: 25%
  • Immediate college graduates: 31%

Undergraduate Universities 

  • Coppin State College
  • Christendom College
  • College of Charleston
  • James Madison University
  • Loyola University Maryland
  • Middlebury College
  • Providence College
  • Syracuse University
  • Towson University
  • York College


  • Biology
  • Business Administration
  • Business Economics
  • Business Management
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Fine Arts in Drama
  • Health and Human Performance
  • Health Sciences
  • History
  • Philosophy 
  • Sociology & Anthropology

Post Graduation Employers 

  • Amazon
  • American Express
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Clarkston Consulting
  • EPS Industry Alliance
  • Fleet Transit, Inc.
  • Foulger-Pratt Companies
  • Hearst Corporation
  • Lexalt Legal Network
  • Lifetime Brands
  • Millennium Partners
  • TD Bank

  • Yaffe & Company


Information Sessions

Info Session and Class Test Drive — Columbia. Tues., June 2

Graduate Business Programs Info Session — Timonium. Sat., June 6

Master of Accounting Virtual Session — Online. Wed., June 10

Emerging Leaders MBA Virtual Session — Online. Thurs., June 11

All Programs Virtual Session — Online. Tues., June 23

Meet the Program Managers — Columbia. Wed., July 15

Info Session and Class Test Drive — Timonium. Thurs. July 23

>>  more information sessions

Contact Us

To learn more about Loyola’s Emerging Leaders MBA program, contact:

Karen Mardock
Program Manager - Emerging Leaders MBA