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In addition to the new Fast Track MBA. SMU Cox offers prospective students three other MBA programs, all highly ranked: the 21-month Full-Time MBA. ideal for career changers and career accelerators with two to five years of work experience; the 24-month Professional MBA (PMBA), a part-time MBA option for professionals who want to continue working while pursuing their MBAs ; and the 21-month Executive MBA (EMBA), designed for professionals with at least eight years of experience in the workplace.
In addition to free and impartial advice from top business schools such as London Business School, ESCP Europe Business School, Henley Business School, Imperial College Business School, IESE and INSEAD, the Fair attendees will also be able to take part in workshops aimed at helping them with the MBA application process.
MBS offers four part time Global MBA programmes, designed for experienced business people with MBA learning pathways in engineering, project management and finance, in addition to the general Global MBA .
MBA questions, in many ways, are grossly unfair for someone who did not grow up within the same cultural paradigm–for example, in the West we are often encouraged to be individuals, go against the grain, and think outside the box–values that are not necessarily encouraged in Japanese culture.
We need to make up for the loss,” said Beth Flynn, MBA program director.
But there is a uniqueness that comes from the discipline and perspective that a professional brings to an MBA classroom.
An IMD graduate narrates his MBA experience, saying “The exchange of ideas, different patterns of thinking and approaches to management and leadership between the participants of different nations, cultures and industries was very thought provoking and stretched the imagination for new creativity.
While MBA students work on teams in each of their classes, the international project poses additional difficulties, beyond the typical group dynamics associated with class projects.
Jose Antonio Puente, president of the Institute for Executive Development (IEDE), agrees with Aragon in qualifying the European MBA experience for Latin American students as “very special”–something that gives it a clear advantage over studying in the United States.
Although the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Management is traditionally known as a quantitively oriented school, “there is a recognition in recent years that communication is much more important to management,” says Patrick McLaurin, assistant director of the MBA communication program.
According to MBA. in most cases lenders including banks, thrift institutions, and other funding sources, require a minimum level of owner occupancy to underwrite a first underlying mortgage (the financing that encumbers the building) and to finance an individual share loan (the loan on a specific unit).
Small-business CEOs have forsaken the full-time MBA programs altogether as a source of talent.