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University of Texas - Dallas

Contact Information:
David Ritchey, Assistant Dean
UTD School of Management
P.O. Box 830688 JO 52
Richardson, TX 75083-0688

Telephone: (972)-883-2701
Fax: (972)-883-6425
E-mail: davidr@utdallas.edu
Web site: http://som.utdallas.edu/online_mba/

Online Degree Programs:
Global MBA Online - Master of Business Administration
Global Leadership Executive MBA (GLEMBA) - Executive Master of Business Administration

  • Master of Business Administration
Online Project Management Degree Program - Certificate or Master of Science or Master of Business Administration with emphasis in Project Management.
  • Master of Science with emphasis in Project Management
  • Master of Business Administration with emphasis in Project Management
  • (Non-degree) Certificate Program offering preparation for the Project Management Institute (PMI) Certifying Exam

George Barnes, Director,
Global MBA Online Program

Admission Requirements:
Undergraduate degree from accredited university or college, GMAT (within last 6 years), 3 letters of recommendation, application and fee are the basics.

Tuition Costs:
As extension of the part-time MBA program, tuition/fees will be keyed to the number of courses taken during any semester. A representative tuition/fee cost for one 3-credit course is $775 (in-state), $1350 (out-of-state). A full 48 hour MBA at UTD could be approximately $11,000 (in-state), $21,000 (out-of-state), plus books.

Learning Environment for students:
WebCT course platform
audio-streaming lectures supported by downloadable presentation materials
asynchronous discussions of weekly topics
private online small group chat rooms for case study preparation
online assignment drop boxes for assignments and instructor feedback
embedded quizzes and exams (and for some courses: proctored final exam at site of student's choosing)
email and other information exchanges regarding course and assignments
teleconferences using UTD telephone bridge system with up to 48 ports

Relevant Information on Faculty:
All online courses are taught by full-time UTD School of Management faculty members who incorporate the same content and coursework they present in their on-campus courses.

The Global MBA Online Program is part of the award-winning University of Texas System TeleCampus.

Global Leadership Executive MBA Online (GLEMBA)
Sue Heiler - Admissions Coordinator

Admission Requirements:
  • An undergraduate degree from a four-year accredited university or college with a grade point average of B or better (3.0 on a 4.0 scale)
  • Evidence of substantive work experience demonstrating managerial potential
  • At least 7 years of work experience in a managerial or senior professional position
  • Recommendations from those who can attest to the candidate's suitability for online learning
  • Proficient computer and internet skills
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
Tuition Costs:
  • MBA: $45,000
Learning Environment for students:
GLEMBA uses a "blended" online learning model whereby faculty introduce courses face-to-face during six weekend retreats. The remainder of the curriculum is delivered online using a variety of asynchronous and synchronous instructional technologies including Blackboard and teleconferencing. Students work individually and in teams and are organized into a cohort that follows a sequential curriculum that leads to completion of the MBA degree in 29 months.

Relevant Information on Faculty:
All courses are taught by distinguished resident and international faculty including visiting professors from Georgetown University, INSEAD and Oxford.

The GLEMBA Program has been cited by Forbes magazine for three consecutive years as one of the "Best of the Web".

Judy Clothier - Admissions Coordinator
972 883-2656

Admission Requirements:
  • Undergraduate degree
  • Minimum 5 years management experience with some project management
  • Current resume
  • 2-3 page goal/objective statement
  • Evaluations from 3 persons, one current manager
  • Sponsorship of company
  • Current resume
  • Transcripts sent direct to UTD from all universities attended
  • Interview with program director
Tuition Costs (includes all books, fees, international study tour for MS and MBA ):
  • Certificate $15,000
  • MS $32,500
  • MBA $42,500
Learning Environment for students:
Adult learning environment, class- and team-structured, emphasis on both theory and application.

Relevant Information on Faculty:
Faculty is a blend of UTD faculty and practitioners from industry.

Selected as a "Best Bet Program," worldwide, by PM Network magazine.