Executive MBA Student Profile

As an Executive MBA student in the Helzberg School of Management, you will work with and connect with your peers from the Kansas City business community. Here's a breakdown of the Executive MBA averages in classes for the past five years.

Demographics of Executive MBA Students
Average Age: 39 years
Gender: 72% male/28% female
Average Management Experience: 9 years 

 

Executive MBA Students hold leadership positions at their organizations
Corporate Officers: 15%
Vice Presidents: 15%
Directors: 32%
Managers: 23%
Team Leaders: 10%
Other: 5%

 

Industries represented by recent Executive MBA Students
Food and Beverage: 15%
Healthcare/Insurance: 15%
Financial Services, Insurance and Banking: 12%
Manufacturing/Logistics: 12%
Technology/Telecommunications: 12%
Nonprofit: 10%
Construction/Engineering: 8%
Marketing/Advertising: 6%
Others: 10%

 

A sampling of the wide range of national/global companies where Executive MBA students work:

  • Americo Financial Life and Annuity
  • AMC Theatres
  • Aramark
  • Burns and McDonnell
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Burd & Fletcher
  • Cerner Corporation
  • Coury Hospitality
  • Danaher Corporation
  • DST Systems, Inc.
  • DuPont
  • eShipping
  • Emerson Process Management
  • Google
  • HNTB Civil Engineering
  • Honeywell FM&T
  • IBM
  • Intouch Solutions
  • KCP&L
  • Mayer Hoffman McCann
  • McCownGordon Construction
  • Midland Loan Services
  • North American Savings Bank
  • Old World Spices
  • Pullman Structural Group
  • Sika Automotive
  • Smithfield Foods
  • Sprint Corporation
  • Techi Water Jet
  • TRC Companies
  • US Bank
  • United Healthcare
  • United Medicare Advisors
  • University of Kansas Health Systems
  • VML Marketing 
  • Waddell & Reed