Source: Financial Times by Jonathan Moules,03.29.2019. Applications fall as students opt for part-time programmes and specialist degrees Henley Business School has cancelled its full-time MBA for the 2019/2020 academic year, diverting applicants to other masters degree programmes after demand for the one-year course collapsed. The move, described as a “pause” on Henley’s website, is the first… Read more about Financial Times: Henley Business School halts MBA course
Source: U.S.News By Arlene Weintraub,03.21.2019. Many business schools are expanding their offerings in cutting-edge areas of science and technology. RALPH CAPRIO, 30, WAS going into the second year of his MBA program at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business when administrators there offered him the chance to get a technical twist on his traditional business degree: By taking… Read more about U.S.News: How STEM Courses Can Enhance Your MBA
Source: Financial Times by Jonathan Moules, 29.10.2018 Competition from online courses and rising costs have seen applications in the US fall even as demand grows in Asia and Europe At its peak, the University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business enrolled 240 20-something high achievers each year on its core MBA programme. Today, the flagship… Read more about Financial Times: Business education: have we reached peak MBA?
Source: Financial Times by Jonathan Moules,09.17.2018. Harvard, NYU Stern, Fuqua and Berkeley Haas report falls in 2018 candidate numbers Massine Bouzerar was determined to study for an MBA, and like many ambitious young people, the Oman-born, Canadian-educated student wanted to study in the US. He even signed up for a tour of Harvard Business School… Read more about Financial Times: MBA applications fall at top US business schools
Source: Poets & Quants by Jeff Schmitt, June 24, 2016. In every board room, you’ll hear executives pay homage to business as a force for good. Too often, it amounts to little more than syrupy sentiments and half-hearted measures. Not for Libby MacFarlane, who graduated from Duke’s Fuqua School of Business with her MBA in… Read more about P&Q: The Biggest Surprises Awaiting You At Business School