Penn State Berks will hold two information sessions for the MBA program on April 12. The first will be held from noon to 1 p.m. in Room 3 of the Janssen Conference Center, while the second session will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. in Room 248 of the Gaige Technology and Business Innovation Building.
In a unique collaboration, a concurrent degree program featuring Penn State Harrisburg’s master of business administration and the Penn State College of Medicine’s doctorate in biomedical sciences allows students to get on a fast track to jobs that combine scientific research with positions of management responsibility.
Penn State is launching a redesigned version of its online MBA, which is now being led by the Smeal College of Business and offered online through Penn State World Campus.
An unidentified man observed as college teams presented their findings at the Penn State Abington business challenge. As the second group spoke, Stephen Hynes, a 1990 graduate, decided it was time to ditch the 'Undercover Boss'-ish anonymity he wanted when he sponsored the competition.
Penn State Behrend will host two spring information sessions for prospective graduate students. The meetings will take place at 6 p.m. on March 29 and April 7 in Room 180 of the Jack Burke Research and Economic Development Center, located at 5101 Jordan Road in Erie.
Penn State’s part-time master of business administration degree program in Pittsburgh will host three spring events for prospective students. Curriculum, course content, credit exemptions, application requirements and financial aid resources will be discussed at information sessions to be held at 6 p.m. March 14, March 24 and April 5 at the Regional Learning Alliance in Cranberry Township.
A team of MBA students from the Penn State Smeal College of Business finished third in the second Smeal MBA Sustainability Case Competition, which the college recently hosted in its Business Building on the Penn State University Park campus.
The Black School of Business at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, has developed a partnership with Chulalongkorn University in Thailand to collaborate on academic projects, joint research efforts and faculty exchanges.
The inaugural class of Penn State Behrend's Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree program in Pittsburgh held its graduation ceremony at the Pittsburgh Athletic Association, 4215 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh.
A total of 12 students represented the initial class of the program, which is offered in a flexible blended model — 75 percent online learning and 25 percent classroom instruction — at the Regional Learning Alliance in Cranberry Township. The program emphasizes the continual application of best practices, applied research and forward-thinking ideas.
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Brian Seelinger, a master of business administration student at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, earned the third-best score in the world for the April 2014 version of the Bloomberg Aptitude Test (BAT). The performance improves Seelinger’s February ranking, when he finished among the top five scorers in the Americas Region.
The job prospects for MBA graduates continue to look up, according to the Graduate Management Admission Council, which reports 90 percent of 2013 MBA graduates are employed. To make it easier for working adults to earn an MBA for career advancement, Penn State’s online Intercollege MBA (iMBA) program is launching merit-based scholarships.
Analyzing how a company operates is an important part of any MBA program. Penn State’s online Intercollege MBA (iMBA) takes this educational analysis a step further by involving iMBA students in real-world learning. From May 12 to 17, the 54 students who have been working together online met in person to study at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.
Students enrolled in Penn State's online MBA scored in the top 2 percent on the most recent Educational Testing Service (ETS) Master of Business Administration Major Field Test, a comprehensive national assessment for program evaluation.
Penn State's online master of business administration (MBA) is one of the oldest World Campus programs and also among the oldest MBAs offered online. The intercollege MBA will celebrate its 10th anniversary with networking and professional development events for alumni during an Anniversary Reunion Weekend Sept. 14 to 16 at University Park campus. "The iMBA draws on the expertise of graduate business faculty members from four campuses and focuses on integrated content, teamwork and applied learning," said iMBA program chair Ashutosh Deshmukh. "The result is an online MBA consistently highly ranked globally."