Penn State Smeal EMBA Community

Overview of the community within the Penn State Smeal Executive MBA Program in Philadelphia.

From the driven students all around you to the leading faculty and dedicated support staff who travel to Philadelphia each class weekend, this is a tight-knit Penn State Smeal Executive MBA community committed to helping you take the next step in your career. It's a community that only grows in stature after graduation as you join the global Penn State alumni network.

Explore: Get a closer look at our community by visiting our EMBA Experience website, which takes you to the Chubb Hotel & Conference Center to hear from students, faculty, and alumni. 


Course weekends at the Chubb Hotel & Conference Center are designed to allow for collaboration, interaction, and deeper engagement in projects and materials. Residency experiences on Penn State's University Park campus and the weeklong global immersion further strengthen the bonds of the community in the program.