Our students represent a wide spectrum of backgrounds and industries. Our recent classes have included line managers , C-suite executives, practicing physicians, attorneys, and working professionals from aviation, education, public service, finance, government, health care, insurance, and manufacturing, to name a few. And with backgrounds in finance, marketing, analytics, retail, IT, logistics, and sales, among others, our students bring a wealth of experience and insight beyond the siloed thinking that can deter organizations from discovering untapped value. The collaborative interactivity built into every facet of the MBOE program helps to instill a passion for continuous improvement and harness the disruptive energy of the unexpected that has powered industries worldwide.

 

PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

  • Highly selective, 12-month program
  • Achieved in only eight 4-day sessions spaced throughout the year
  • Includes Lean Six Sigma Certification
  • Blended online instruction
  • Travel to selected organizations for onsite, real-world learning
  • Collaborative partnership between executive sponsor, coach and student

 

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited university — regardless of major
  • Three to five year’s work experience at the manager level or above
  • Recommendation from an executive sponsor — oftentimes a student’s immediate supervisor
  • Personal commitment to relentless, continuous improvement

 

MBOE sample CLASS PROFILE

AVERAGE YEARS OF
WORK EXPERIENCE
19
Percent who already
hold a post-Baccalaureate
degree
19
PERCENT FEMALE 50%
AVERAGE GPA 3.2
LEVEL IN
ORGANIZATION
President, CEO, Principal,
VP, Manager, Professional,
Director, Senior Manager,
Continuous Improvement
Leaders
INDUSTRIES
REPRESENTED
Aviation, Education, 
Public Service, Finance,
Government, Health Care,
Innovation, Techology,
Insurance, Manufacturing,
 

The comprehensive nature of the curriculum afforded me the opportunity to gain broad knowledge and understanding in the field of Operational Excellence in an accelerated manner.

Sherry NeubertMBOE Class of 2012
Vice President and CIO
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.

 

Contact

Laurie Spadaro
Director, MBOE

Fisher College of Business
Executive Education
110 Pfahl Hall
280 W. Woodruff Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210-1144