UNH Executive MBA Program Selects Historic Portsmouth for Fall 2010
The only Executive MBA program north of Boston, UNH's program is targeted to mid- to senior-level professionals with multiple years of work experience who are looking for a top-level business degree and to expand their network and learn from other experienced professionals.
"The knowledge and skills gained in the program develops an immediate edge in evaluating the qualitative and quantitative pros and cons of alternative courses of action, and making optimal decisions in the face of high economic and technological uncertainty," said Christine Shea, associate dean of graduate programs and research, and associate professor of technology and operations management.
"In looking to support the highest level professionals in their pursuit of an MBA, Portsmouth, with its resources and location, was an obvious choice for us," Shea said. "We chose the Portsmouth Sheraton Harborside specifically to support our students and their goals."
Named by Forbes Traveler in 2008 and 2009 as one of America's prettiest towns, Portsmouth is centrally located on New Hampshire's Seacoast, just a one-hour drive from the greater Boston area, southern Maine/Portland, and southern New Hampshire/Nashua/Manchester. It is home to nationally acclaimed theatre and music, many historic sites and museums, and first-class dining. The National Trust for Historic Preservation called the city "one of the most culturally rich destinations in the country."
The Executive MBA is a fast-paced leadership program held on alternating weekends (Friday and Saturday) to give busy professionals time to complete their degree while balancing work and family commitments. Featuring small class sizes, top level UNH professors, and peer teamwork, the program encourages and promotes stimulating participation and excellent networking opportunities. Most students will spend Friday nights at the Sheraton, giving them time to work and study with their teams and attend occasional speaking events. Students also participate in a 10-day off-campus residency abroad in the spring as part of the International Management course.
The Whittemore School's Executive MBA program is the first of its kind in New England, AACSB accredited and the school is an active founding member of the Executive MBA Council -- the organization that unites Executive MBA programs globally in their mission, direction and quality.
Additional information on the Executive MBA program, including application information, is available at http://wsbe.unh.edu/emba
The UNH Whittemore School of Business and Economics offers a full complement of high-quality programs in business, economics, accounting, finance, marketing, and hospitality management. Programs are offered at the undergraduate, graduate, and executive development levels. The school is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the premier accrediting agency for business schools worldwide. For more information, visit http://wsbe.unh.edu/
The University of New Hampshire, founded in 1866, is a world-class public research university with the feel of a New England liberal arts college. A land, sea, and space-grant university, UNH is the state's flagship public institution, enrolling more than 12,200 undergraduate and 2,200 graduate students.
Office of Media Relations
University of New Hampshire
Whittemore School of Business & Economics
8 Garrison Ave., Schofield House,
Durham, NH 03824
This release was published on openPR.
Permanent link to this press release:
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.
You can edit or delete your press release UNH Executive MBA Program Selects Historic Portsmouth for Fall 2010 here
News-ID: 134240 • Views: 624
More Releases for MBA
NUS MBA student wins international leadership award
National University of Singapore (NUS) MBA student Varun Mittal has won the Graduate Business Forum's (GBF) 2012 Student Leadership Award, making him the first student from a Singaporean business school to clinch it. The award is given out by the United States-based non-profit foundation annually to student leaders who significantly impact the graduate business community or society. The 24-year-old was recognised for creating an integrated application suite, called
MBA programs for students and B-schools
IEIBS AKADEMIATM Launches Programs for Management Education Three unique programs to provide support services to B-schools and consulting services to MBA aspirants Mumbai, October 31, 2011: IEIBS AKADEMIATM, the academic branch of ‘India-Europe International Business School - an MBA Solutions Company', today announced the launch of three unique programs – MBA Prof, AKADEMIA Formal Education Program (AFEP) and B2B Programs for MBA aspirants and B-schools. These programs are designed to provide
Get your MBA degree at Skyline
18,January,2011.Gurgaon,India.Skyline has announced its MBA program for all the candidates interested in acquiring MBA degree. Skyline Education Group was set up in 1996 in India and in 2002 was appointed as a Branch Campus of MAHE, Manipal, a UGC recognized Deemed University and a University Study Center of Sikkim Manipal University (a UGC recognized State University). Skyline was also an IATA - UFTAA Authorized Training Centre. Skyline Business School now offers
Top MBA India Imparting Knowledge on an MBA Forum
Joining an MBA forum can help you meet people who have actually gone through the business school application process and learn from their experiences. According to students who have successfully passed their interviews, one of the most important things you need to do before your meeting with the admissions director is to do your research. Review the school's website thoroughly, especially the program you are applying for. Not being able
Distance learning MBA for a bright future
If you are planning to study further along with your job and wish to do MBA through distance learning then Eduproz is the place where you should be. Read on to know details about MBA from various universities that the institute offers. Every one of us wants to reach high in our career and have a settled job that is forever and higher education especially MBA is something that help you
Distance learning courses, UK MBA
RDI have experienced a surge in applications this month for online study. With degree programmes, UK MBA programmes and other distance learning courses from UK universities, online study represents excellent value for money compared to studying full time. A UK MBA can prove valuable and result in increased job security, a promotion or even increased pay. These are just some of the things that students on distance learning MBA programmes have