Business Reimagined

The Culverhouse College of Commerce Executive MBA Program at The University of Alabama realizes that today’s business professionals pursuing an M.B.A. must juggle family and an ever-growing work schedule. The EMBA at UA now offers two convenient formats for managers: An every other weekend face-to-face format and a once-a-month blended in class/online format. 


HEMBA: One Weekend A Month for 21 months (5 semesters). Offered in Huntsville, AL. Classes begin in August

TEMBA: Every Other Weekend for 17 months (4 semesters). Offered in Tuscaloosa, AL. Classes begin in December.

Great Value Exceptional ROI

The Culverhouse EMBA boasts a relevant curriculum, a distinguished faculty and an incomparable return on investment (ROI). EMBA graduates and students are able to more effectively recognize and leverage opportunities, increase strategic thinking, improve negotiating skills, marked improvement of analyzing data, improved financial and accounting skills and expand networks. Our boardroom approach to learning emphasizes the power of these skills, and prepares students for navigating corporate challenges in volatile international market conditions. The EMBA at UA provides a competitive edge that empowers students and enhances companies’ bottom lines.

Doing Business With Us

The Culverhouse College of Commerce Executive MBA has high standards for our staff in working with our students. We have established a transformative process through discovery (prospect) to execution (student) to fulfillment (graduate). This collaborative roadmap for success is unique for each student as they map out their professional and personal goals. Our goal is to provide our students and alumni with the optimum in quality, service and value.

Contact Cheryl Altemara at, call our office now at (205) 348-4501, or request information now for an information packet; or to apply.

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Class Profile

The University of Alabama's EMBA students represent diverse professional and academic backgrounds. On average, the candidates:

  • Have 15 years of professional and academic backgrounds
  • Have 11 years of management experience
  • 81 percent are married with children
  • 70 percent are male. 30 percent are female
  • 37 is the average age of our EMBA students

Current Undergraduate Educational Backgrounds:


  • Huntsville EMBA: 33%
  • Tuscaloosa EMBA: 63%


  • Huntsville EMBA: 20%
  • Tuscaloosa EMBA: 15%

Liberal Arts/Science

  • Huntsville EMBA:47%
  • Tuscaloosa EMBA: 22%