Updates and Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Haslam’s Executive MBA - Healthcare Leadership Program Admissions Updates


The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, is committed to both the health and well-being of faculty, staff and students. We continue to accept applications to the EMBA for Healthcare Leadership program, which begins in January 2021 and continue to render admission decisions. 

Even while working remotely for the time being due to COV19, you can continue to rely on the admissions team at the Haslam College of Business and the University of Tennessee Graduate School for appropriate guidance and resources.  Please contact us with any questions you might have:


Kitty Pat Cornett, Recruitment

kpcornett@utk.edu; 865-974-1705


Jim Rosenberg, Director



The University of Tennessee Graduate School

gradschool@utk.edu; 865-974-2475


Events and Campus Visits

Live events: All on-campus events and classes have been moved online until further notice. However, there is the opportunity to attend a virtual class visit, engage in live discussions with the director, recruiter and faculty, and speak to a student reference.  Please contact Kitty Cornett at 865-974-1705 or kpcornett@utk.edu for more information.

The COVID-19 Information & Support web page provides university-level updates on responses to the coronavirus. We will provide updates to prospective applicants and students as our office receives them.

Frequently Asked Questions

We encourage you to submit an application to the EMBA for Healthcare Leadership program on the Executive MBA - Healthcare Leadership application page

Often, prospective students applying to the EMBA for Healthcare Leadership program qualify for a GMAT/GRE testing waiver, depending on their professional work experience. To see if you qualify for a waiver, please contact Kitty Pat Cornett at 865-974-1705 or kpcornett@utk.edu

Prospective students are not required to travel for an in-person admission interview. However, we highly encourage campus visits or virtual visits. To schedule a visit, please contact Kitty Pat Cornett at 865-974-1705 or kpcornett@utk.edu.