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

EMBA Preview Day
Join us for our Saturday morning Preview Day session that starts with breakfast with our current Rice Executive MBA students followed by a class visit.  Continue the day with a Program Overview, Admissions Presentation and an Alumni Roundtable discussion.  End your visit with an optional Rice University campus tour followed by lunch 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 half-day event is a fun and informative way to catch a preview of the MBA for Executives program all in one session.
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.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
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
Friday, August 8, 2014 The Power Conference (Military Candidates) Washington, D.C.  
Thursday, August 19, 2014 Forte Washington, DC
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Forte Atlanta, GA
Thurs/Fri, August 21-22, 2014 SACC (Military Candidates) San Diego, CA
Monday, August 25, 2014 Forte Seattle, WA
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 Forte San Francisco, CA
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 Forte Los Angeles, CA
Thursday, August 28, 2014 Forte Houston, TX  
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 Forte New York, NY
Thursday, September 11, 2014 QS World MBA Tour Chicago, IL  
Saturday, September 13, 2014 QS World MBA Tour New York, NY  
Thursday, September 18, 2014 QS World MBA Tour Washington, D.C.  
Saturday, September 27, 2014 QS World MBA Tour San Francisco, CA  
Sunday, September 28, 2014 QS World MBA Tour Los Angeles, CA  
Saturday, October 4, 2014 Reaching Out LGBT Conference San Francisco, CA  
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 Graduate and Professional School Day College Station, TX
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 QS World MBA Tour Miami, FL  
Thursday, October 16, 2014 QS World MBA Tour Atlanta, GA  
Saturday, October 18, 2014 QS World MBA Tour Houston, TX  
Monday, October 20, 2014 QS World MBA Tour Austin, TX  
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 QS World MBA Tour Dallas, TX  
Thursday, October 23, 2014 QS World MBA Tour Denver, CO  
Thurs/Fri, November 20-21, 2014 SACC (Military) San Antonio, TX

Breakfast or Lunch and Learn Information Sessions

The Admissions team invites you to one of our Breakfast or Lunch and Learn Information Sessions around town. We understand that for working professionals, the breakfast or 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.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 11:30am   Lunch and Learn
w/ Professor Weston
  Hyatt Regency Houston

Other On-Campus Admissions Events

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

Executive Coffee Conversations
Drop in, grab a donut, 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).

Online Chat Sessions

For working professionals who just need to have some basic questions answered about the Rice MBA program, the Admissions team is happy to offer our online chat sessions. While we highly recommend that you make every effort to attend one of our Admissions events that allows us to meet you in person, we understand that sometimes a few quick questions can be answered in this format. Each session is on Wednesday at 11am CST.