Rice MBA for Executives Admissions Events

Learn more about the Rice MBA for Executives program by attending one of our scheduled admissions events to meet the admission staff, current students and faculty.  We invite you to get to know us as you gather information about the program and work your way through the admissions process- simply put, we are here to help.

On-Campus Admission Events

On-Campus Information Sessions
On-Campus Information Sessions offer you the opportunity to visit with faculty, staff, current students, and alumni. On-campus sessions include a presentation and a reception, and will take place in McNair Hall, home of the Jones Graduate School of Business. This is a great way to see the campus and the building, and learn about the program in a large social setting.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Contact Rice MBA for Executives Admissions at emba@rice.edu or 713-348-4918.

Houston and Domestic Events

We encourage you to come out to attend and event and meet our Admissions team and alumni representatives to ask questions and learn more about the program.

Date Conference City
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 Texas Tour Houston, TX
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Texas Tour Ft. Hood, TX
Thursday, January 22, 2015 Texas Tour Dallas, TX

Lunch and Learn Information Sessions

The Admissions team invites you to one of our Lunch and Learn Information Sessions around town. We understand that for working professionals, the lunch hour may be the easiest to slip away from the office. We invite you to learn about the MBA for Executives program in a casual setting. Following a brief presentation, you will have the chance to meet the Admissions team and enjoy your meal while chatting with current students in the program.

Thursday, March 12, 2015
  Lunch and Learn
w/ an Alumni Roundtable

  The Westin Galleria
Thursday, March 26, 2015
  Lunch and Learn
w/ Professor Bill Arnold

  The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel
& Convention Center (The Ballroom)

Other On-Campus Admissions Events

The Admissions team is pleased to present several special events offered throughout the year.

EMBA Preview Day
Join us for our Preview Day session that starts with a class visit with our current Rice Executive MBA students.  Continue the day with a Program Overview, Admissions Presentation and an Alumni Roundtable discussion.  End your visit with an optional campus tour followed by a reception to meet and mingle with our current students, faculty and staff.

EMBA Preview Day takes place in McNair Hall, home of the Jones Graduate School of Business. We understand that your time is valuable so this worthwhile event is a fun and informative way to catch a preview of the MBA for Executives program all in one session.
***(Registration for the February 21, 2015 event is currently closed. If you are interested in attending any of the upcoming EMBA Admission events, please contact Bran Lazard bsl1@rice.edu)
Saturday, February 21, 2015 | 11:30AM – 3:30PM***
Saturday, May 2, 2015 | 7:30AM – 12:00PM

Executive Coffee Conversations
Drop in, enjoy a light breakfast, ask questions about the curriculum, and meet others just as curious about the MBA for Executives program as you are.

Discover Rice Series

Join the Rice MBA admissions staff for cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and information about the fully-employed MBA program offerings at the Jones Graduate School of Business. Find out how the MBA for Professionals and MBA for Executives will work with your job and your life. Energy, entrepreneurship, and health care support a strong foundation of first year core business courses along with a second year of wide elective course offerings. Combining all of this with our academic rigor, world-class faculty, challenging classmates, and professional service offerings (like Career Management, Professional Development, Executive Coaching) make the Rice MBA the right investment in your future.

Come learn how to embark on the academic investment of a lifetime in the Number 1 city rated “Coolest City to Live” (Forbes).

Executive Hour

We invite senior-level executives to join us for Executive Hour! Stop by after the work day and unwind with our Rice MBA admissions staff and alumni from the Rice MBA for Executives program. Come learn about the program specifically designed for rising leaders and experienced executives that focuses on experiential, integrated learning while developing individual leadership, strategy and decision-making skills. Hear about how the program transformed the career trajectories from our distinguished alumni and get ready to embark on your own Rice MBA experience.
Date  Place Time  
Thursday, March 26, 2015

Eddie V's Prime Seafood (West Ave)

2800 Kirby Drive Suite A 100  

Thursday, April 23, 2015

III Forks Steakhouse (The Bayou Room)

1201 San Jacinto  

Thursday, May 21, 2015

RDG Bar Annie (The Boulevard Room)

1800 Post Oak Blvd