Executive MBA
For a Day

Smith eMBA For a Day Event: May 6, 2017

The Smith EMBA for a Day is a leadership event where prospective students can experience the depth and quality of the Smith Executive MBA in a convenient, day-in-the-life format.

We've taken core components of the Smith EMBA experience and compressed them into short sessions that give you a taste of what it's like to be a Smith EMBA student.

You'll have the opportunity to:

Simulate a Case Analysis

In this case-based approach, the objective is to evaluate complex real-life situations to develop analytical and critical thinking, as well as build reflective decision-making skills.

Learn How We Support Your Career Goals

Learn about the career coaching services and resources provided to EMBA students who are seeking a career transition, promotion, or want to start their own business.


Rachel Loock

Hosted by Rachel Loock
Associate Director, EMBA Career Coaching

Discover the Most Robust Executive Coaching Program in the Region

Learn about the Smith EMBA program's unique and extensive executive development process, including:

  • Executive Coaching
  • Executive Assessment Process
  • Multi-source Feedback

Robert M. Sheehan, Jr.

Hosted by Robert M. Sheehan, Jr.
Academic Director of Executive MBA Programs

Rob Sheehan has more than thirty years of executive management experience, including eighteen years as the CEO of two different national nonprofits. His research and academic publications are focused on leadership, strategy, and organizational effectiveness. As academic director of Executive MBA Programs at the Smith School, Sheehan directs the academic aspects of Executive MBA programs with responsibility for cohorts in the College Park EMBA and the Custom MBA for SAIC. He also assists with custom-designed executive education programs for various organizations.

He received his Master’s degree and PhD from The Ohio State University. While at Ohio State, he directed The Excellence in Philanthropy research project, which became the basis for his dissertation “Mission Accomplishment as Philanthropic Organization Effectiveness.” His BA is from Westminster College, Penn.

Participate in a Q&A with EMBA Alumni

Ask questions and learn from EMBA alumni. Find out why they chose Smith, how they managed their work/life balance, and most importantly, the ROI they've experienced during and after earning their EMBA.

Networking Lunch with Current Students

Meet and network with current EMBA students over lunch.

Saturday, May 6, 2017
9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

May 6, 2017
9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

University of Maryland
Robert H. Smith School of Business
Van Munching Hall, College Park, MD

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Smith eMBA For a Day Event: May 6, 2017

The Smith EMBA for a Day is a leadership event where prospective students can experience the depth and quality of the Smith Executive MBA in a convenient, day-in-the-life format.

We've taken core components of the Smith EMBA experience and compressed them into short sessions that give you a taste of what it's like to be a Smith EMBA student.

You'll have the opportunity to:

Simulate a Case Analysis

In this case-based approach, the objective is to evaluate complex real-life situations to develop analytical and critical thinking, as well as build reflective decision-making skills.

Learn How We Support Your Career Goals

Learn about the career coaching services and resources provided to EMBA students who are seeking a career transition, promotion, or want to start their own business.


Rachel Loock

Hosted by Rachel Loock
Associate Director, EMBA Career Coaching

Discover the Most Robust Executive Coaching Program in the Region

Learn about the Smith EMBA program's unique and extensive executive development process, including:

  • Executive Coaching
  • Executive Assessment Process
  • Multi-source Feedback

Robert M. Sheehan, Jr.

Hosted by Robert M. Sheehan, Jr.
Academic Director of Executive MBA Programs

Rob Sheehan has more than thirty years of executive management experience, including eighteen years as the CEO of two different national nonprofits. His research and academic publications are focused on leadership, strategy, and organizational effectiveness. As academic director of Executive MBA Programs at the Smith School, Sheehan directs the academic aspects of Executive MBA programs with responsibility for cohorts in the College Park EMBA and the Custom MBA for SAIC. He also assists with custom-designed executive education programs for various organizations.

He received his Master’s degree and PhD from The Ohio State University. While at Ohio State, he directed The Excellence in Philanthropy research project, which became the basis for his dissertation “Mission Accomplishment as Philanthropic Organization Effectiveness.” His BA is from Westminster College, Penn.

Participate in a Q&A with EMBA Alumni

Ask questions and learn from EMBA alumni. Find out why they chose Smith, how they managed their work/life balance, and most importantly, the ROI they've experienced during and after earning their EMBA.

Networking Lunch with Current Students

Meet and network with current EMBA students over lunch.