The Executive MBA in Strategic Leadership

Learn modern strategy, leadership, and management skills at Valar Institute at Quantic School of Business and Technology.

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Take the Lead

Develop modern strategy and management skills necessary to become a 21st century leader. Valar’s mobile-first, 12-month program is designed for professionals who wish to expedite and amplify their success while collaborating with exceptional classmates in case studies. Cutting-edge strategy and leadership courses are paired with business fundamentals in a collaborative, flexible format.

  • CAREER STAGEMid Career
  • CLASS SIZE150 - 200
  • FORMATOnline Cohort
  • DURATION12 months
  • TUITION$800 per monthLearn More

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Student Experience

Build leadership expertise through our innovative Active Learning method while collaborating with exceptional classmates in case studies, discussions, group projects, and events held virtually and around the world. The curriculum is enhanced with an online library, paid research databases, lifelong access to many courses, and resume and cover letter consultations.

Our Method

Valar leverages the pioneering, technology-driven instruction designed by Quantic. This highly-engaging system, with individualized feedback every 8 seconds, has been proven to be more effective than lecture-based programs.

Bite-sized lessons, available from your cell phone, are married with a social learning platform that directly connects you with a cohort of like-minded peers.

The Curriculum

The curriculum is composed of 0 required concentrations during the 12-month course of study

Social Learning

The Executive MBA is not a solitary learning experience. Throughout your course of study, you’ll have ample opportunities to engage with classmates around the world in our social learning platform. Students hone real-world leadership skills by working together on case studies and collaborative group assignments throughout the program, including a final capstone project.


Our virtual and in-person meet-ups and excursions in international cities around the world give students the chance to socialize and network with their high-achieving peers. These optional events provide an exciting opportunity to hear from corporate leaders and meet peers face-to-face for workshops and case studies.

The Degree

The Executive MBA in Strategic Leadership equips managers with the skills to become more effective, persuasive leaders. Strategy courses prepare students to navigate the complex realities of today’s business world, while management and leadership courses teach the skills needed to motivate teams and drive results in the new world of work. The degree is administered by Valar Institute at Quantic School of Business and Technology. Quantic is a DEAC accredited, degree granting institution of higher education, licensed by the Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) of Washington, DC.

Hear From Our Students

See how EMBA students thrive with Quantic and Valar’s modern approach to business education.

“A unique and engaging way for busy professionals to build their knowledge.”

Elizabeth KennardSr. Manager, Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc.Yale University

“The value of an Ivy League MBA in a shortened compact and delightful user experience that makes learning great again!”

Anand BhatAccenture, Systems Integration LeadPurdue University

“I found a great community of colleagues with my same drive for higher education and self-development.”

Lydia MontagneseCEO, GivdoJohns Hopkins University

“This EMBA could become one of the most beneficial and worthwhile endeavors for students and companies.”

Geoffrey SchuttaCGI, Senior ConsultantThe College of William and Mary

“Engaged me more than most classes I’ve taken in person. I feel better equipped to tackle real-world problems with the knowledge I’ve gained.”

Sachin DoshiMental Health America (MHA)Duke University

“What I learned will stick with me far longer than a standard lecture-based curriculum could.”

Veronica Shea SalkinPrimary Stages, MarketingNorthwestern University