Schedules & Dates

Residency dates are subject to change.

This diagram illustrates the program's timeline and sequence of residencies and courses (click to enlarge).

 

NYC Residency Schedule 2017-2018

 

Pre-residency assignments will be available through the online platform you will use throughout the program.

Residency 1: Fall

Students start the program with an intensive five-day residency in New York City. Instructional hours for two core courses (Technology in the Business Environment and Accounting and Finance for Technology) will begin, as well as Seminar 1: Product or Service Realization, complemented by additional residency activities designed to immerse all participants in a collaborative exploration of technology leadership roles and their importance to organizations. Residency activities will involve the active participation of faculty, outside industry experts, selected program mentors, and alumni, and will include sessions at company sites and social events.

Residency 2: Spring

Students gather in New York City for a five-day global residency led by program faculty. The residency includes instructional hours for two core courses (Behavioral Challenges in Technology Management and Strategic Advocacy for Technology Executives) and Seminar 2: Strategic Planning and Marketing. Students also have their oral defense for Chapter 1: Product or Service Realization. The design of the residency allows U.S. students and European students to gather together and take part in activities in and out of the classroom.

Residency 3: Summer

Students complete a four-day residency in New York City, with their second oral defense Strategic Planning & Marketing, as well as Seminar 3: Operations Management.

During the Summer Term students select two elective courses based on their area of focus. Students take these courses online; some courses may have face-to-face options available.

Residency 4: Fall

Students complete a final, five-day residency in New York City. The residency includes instructional hours for two core courses (Technology and the Law and IT and Operations Management) as well as the final oral defense of Chapter 3: Operations Management.

 

This diagram illustrates the program's timeline and sequence of residencies and courses (click to enlarge).

 

Paris Residency Schedule 2017-2018

 

Pre-residency assignments will be available through the online platform you will use throughout the program.

Residency 1: Fall

Students first meet in person at Columbia Global Centers | Europe in Paris for an intensive five-day residency. Instructional hours for two core courses (Technology in the Business Environment and Accounting and Finance for Technology) will begin, as well as Seminar 1: Product or Service Realization, Additional residency activities designed to immerse all participants in a collaborative exploration of technology leadership roles and their importance to organizations complement the coursework. Residency activities will involve the active participation of faculty, outside industry experts, selected program mentors, and alumni, and will include sessions at company sites and social events.

Residency 2: Spring

Students gather in New York City for a five-day global residency. The residency includes instructional hours for two core courses (Behavioral Challenges in Technology Management and Strategic Advocacy for Technology Executives) as well as Seminar 2: Strategic Planning and Marketing. Students also have their oral defense for Chapter 1: Product or Service Realization. The design of the residency allows U.S. students and European students to gather together and take part in activities in and out of the classroom.

Residency 3: Summer

Students complete a four-day residency at Columbia Global Centers | Europe, with their second oral defense Strategic Planning & Marketing, as well as Seminar 3: Operations Management.

During the Summer Term students select two elective courses based on their area of focus. Students take these courses online; some courses may have face-to-face options available.

Residency 4: Fall

Students complete a final, five-day residency at Columbia Global Centers | Europe, which includes instructional hours for two core courses (Technology and the Law and IT and Operations Management) as well as the final oral defense of Chapter 3: Operations Management.

 

This diagram illustrates the program's timeline and sequence of residencies and courses (click to enlarge).

Pre-residency assignments will be available through the online platform you will use throughout the program.

Residency 1: Fall

Students first meet in person in San Francisco for an intensive five-day residency. Instructional hours for two core courses (Technology in the Business Environment and Accounting and Finance for Technology) will begin, as well as Seminar 1: Product or Service Realization. Additional residency activities designed to immerse all participants in a collaborative exploration of technology leadership roles, and their importance to organizations, complement the coursework. Residency activities will involve the active participation of faculty, outside industry experts, selected program mentors, and alumni, and will include sessions at company sites and social events.

Residency 2: Spring

Students gather in New York City for a five-day global residency. The residency includes instructional hours for two core courses (Behavioral Challenges in Technology Management and Strategic Advocacy for Technology Executives) as well as Seminar 2: Strategic Planning and Marketing. Students will also present their oral defenses for Chapter 1: Product or Service Realization. The design of the residency allows the NYC, San Francisco, & Paris students to gather together and take part in activities in and out of the classroom.

Residency 3: Summer

Students complete a four-day residency in San Francisco, which solely revolves around Seminar 3: Operations Management. In addition, students will present their second oral defense on Strategic Planning & Marketing.

During the Summer Term students select two elective courses based on their area of focus. Students complete these courses online.

Residency 4: Fall

San Francisco will also host the final, five-day residency, which includes instructional hours for two core courses (Technology and the Law and IT and Operations Management). These students will also complete their Master’s Project by presenting their Final Chapter: Operations Management.

Program Completion

In order to receive their Executive M.S. degree, students must complete the requirements of the 16-month Executive program, which includes attending all 4 Residencies. In addition, students must have an overall grade point average of 3.0 (B) or better. The 36-point program is composed of eight 3-point courses and three 4-point Executive Seminars.