3 reasons to be excited about the GMAT

Taking the GMAT is typically the most daunting part of the MBA application process. Many may even look for ways to avoid taking the exam. For Full-Time MBA applicants, the GMAT or GRE is required. For Professional and Online MBA applicants, some may qualify for exam waiver consideration, but in most cases, the GMAT or GRE will be required. This can actually be [...]

2020-01-30T11:35:25-07:00January 30th, 2020|

3 myths about the value of an MBA

Year after year, it’s the question asked by hundreds of thousands of people around the world: Is an MBA worth it? As an MBA becomes more popular than ever before, it’s also quickly becoming a degree that critics, naysayers, and cynics alike love to bash. We explore three commonly held myths about the value of an MBA and take look at what the evidence [...]

2020-01-21T15:58:27-07:00December 20th, 2019|

MBA Online program ranked top 10 worldwide in Princeton Review

The MBA Online program at the University of Utah David Eccles School of Business jumped two spots in the 2020 Princeton Review top 25 online MBA programs ranking, landing at No. 9. The program was ranked No. 2 in the West. “This exciting recognition by the Princeton Review as one of the top 10 online MBA programs in the world confirms the unique excellence [...]

2019-11-20T21:15:46-07:00November 20th, 2019|

Executive MBA Program ranked No. 4 in the West, No. 21 nationally

The Executive MBA program at the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah is once again ranked as one of the best in the world, according to this year’s rankings by the Financial Times. The program ranked No. 4 in the West, No. 21 nationally and No. 98 globally. It is the only school in Utah to be ranked in the Financial Times’ top-100 Executive [...]

2019-11-18T10:41:00-07:00November 18th, 2019|

Forbes names Eccles School Full-time MBA to Best Business Schools list

(September 18, 2019) — The Full-Time MBA program at the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business has been ranked No. 36 overall in Forbes’ Best Business Schools 2019 ranking. The program, which has never before been ranked by Forbes, also ranked No. 6 in the West. “The Forbes Best Business Schools MBA rankings are unique in that the ranking is based on a [...]

2019-09-18T11:12:04-06:00September 18th, 2019|

MBA Online celebrates five years of excellence

This month, the University of Utah’s MBA Online program at the David Eccles School of Business celebrates five years of education, innovation, and excellence. Utah’s MBA Online was founded on the simple belief that geography and schedule constraints should never dictate someone’s access to high-quality graduate business education. Complete with AACSB international accreditation and a top-11 in the world ranking by the Princeton [...]

2019-09-03T16:41:47-06:00September 3rd, 2019|

Part-Time MBA program jumps 16 spots to No. 44 in U.S. News rankings

March 12, 2019 — The University of Utah David Eccles School of Business’ Professional MBA program jumped 16 spots in U.S. News & World Report’s rankings for the best part-time MBA programs, moving to No. 44 overall, and No.1 part-time MBA in Utah. The part-time MBA ranking represents an astounding 64 spot climb in just two years. The Eccles School’s MBA Entrepreneurship ranking also [...]

2019-03-12T08:58:34-06:00March 11th, 2019|

Eccles School MBA students win $10,000 in Net Impact Case Competition

MBA students from the University of Utah David Eccles School of Business proved to be tough competitors at this year’s Net Impact Case Competition. Eight Eccles School MBA students from two teams competed in the finals in Denver, Colo., on Feb. 8 – 9, 2019 to create a solution for Danone, this year’s sponsor. Bowen Humphrey, Hugh Spackman, Taylor Halversen, and Vanesa Villanes presented [...]

2019-02-11T15:38:20-07:00February 13th, 2019|

MBA Strategy & Consulting Club launches student-led consulting group

Members of the MBA Strategy & Consulting Club at the University of Utah David Eccles School of Business have launched a consulting group to provide management consulting services to local businesses, effective Spring Semester. Companies looking for consultants may sponsor projects for teams of up to five club members. The teams will work with company managers to tackle business problems and opportunities and present [...]

2019-02-11T10:56:48-07:00February 8th, 2019|

Alumni #TakeoverTuesday: Mike Caggiano, PMBA, 2016

Did you know that we have an alumni network of more than 37,000+ people across the world that is constantly growing? This alumni network is a diverse group of professionals with a wide variety of ages, backgrounds, and interests, each with a story and an experience to share. We hope that you’ll join us each month as an alum takes over our social [...]

2019-01-29T09:45:55-07:00January 28th, 2019|