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. Students who meet these qualifications are encouraged to apply from around the world to this full-time, accelerated program.

2013 Class Stats


  • Average Age: 25
  • Range of Work Experience: 0-11 years
  • Average GMAT of enrolled students: 550
  • Average GPA of enrolled students:  3.3,
  • % Female: 62%
  • Immediate college graduates: 33 % 

Industry Experience: finance, medicine, educational services, pharmacology, retail marketing, accounting, non-profit, health care, higher education administration, psychological services, banking

Universities attended

Boston University
Brown Universtiy
Bucknell University
Fairleigh Dickinson Universtiy
Hood College
Howard University Medical School
James Madison University
Loyola University Maryland
McDaniel College
New Mexico State University
Rowan University
Universtity of Maryland Baltimore Campus
University of Dallas
University of Hartford
University of Jordan
University of Rouen
Virginia International University
Washington College
Wayne State University


  • Accounting: 5%
  • Biology: 10%
  • Business Administration: 35%
  • Communication 5%
  • Economics - International Relations: 5%
  • English: 5%
  • Exercise Science: 45%
  • Finance: 5%
  • History of Art & Architecture: 5%
  • International Business: 5%
  • Political Science: 5%
  • Psychology: 10%
  • Spanish language: 5%
Information Sessions

All Graduate Business Programs Information Session — Saturday, March 7

Meet the Alumni & Class Test Drive — Timonium.  Thursday, April 9

Meet the Alumni & Class Test Drive — Columbia.  Tuesday, March 24

>>  more information sessions

Contact Us

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

Karen Mardock
Program Manager - Emerging Leaders MBA