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An MBA Program Where You Don't Have to Put Your Career on Hold

EMBA Application and Admissions Information

Thank you for your interest in applying for the Executive MBA program.  Below are the instructions on how to apply and what supplemental items are required to complete your application.  If you have any questions, please email our Graduate Admissions Team at

A.  Complete the Graduate Application online.  Within the application, you will need to provide names and email addresses of two individuals who can write recommendations on your behalf. The application system will email each individual and will submit their letters directly to Millsaps College.

  1. Reference 1 must be a higher-level manager or executive within your current organization.

  2. Reference 2 can be either a professional or academic reference who can speak to your ability to perform
    successfully in the Executive MBA program.

B.  Required Materials:

  1. Admissions Essay:  Please submit a two-page, double-spaced essay on the topic:  "What factors in your career have led you to consider an Executive MBA, and what do you hope to gain from a Millsaps Executive MBA?" PDF format is preferred.

  2. Professional Resume.

C.  Official Transcripts: Official academic transcripts from all previously attended undergraduate and graduate institutions should be sent directly to the Office of Graduate Admissions.  It is preferred that transcripts be sent electronically to However, they can also be mailed to:

Millsaps College
Else School of Management
Graduate Admissions
1701 N. State Street
Jackson, MS 39210

D.  Personal Interview:  Once all required materials are received, a personal interview is required for admissions to the EMBA program.

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