Petia Whitmore

A Part-Time Path to Full-Time Success

If you are considering getting an MBA while remaining in the work force full-time, then, undoubtedly, one question you face is what part-time program is right for you. And if your work schedule makes it challenging to commit to attending classes on campus on a weekly basis, then you need a program that provides appropriate…

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Petia Whitmore

The Babson 2014-2015 Application for Graduate Admission is live!

Many of our candidates have been calling and emailing to ask when the 2014-2015 application for admission to our graduate programs will go live. We are glad to know how eager you are to start the process and happy to inform you the new application is now live on the Babson Bridge. Our goal has…

Posted in Graduate Admissions

Petia Whitmore

Part-time Babson MBA Programs

We have been receiving a lot of questions about our part-time programs. Prospective students want to know if there is still time to apply. The answer is yes. 1)      We are still accepting applications for the Babson MBA Evening program on a rolling basis but time is running short as the program starts in just…

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Petia Whitmore

It’s not a quiet summer for Babson’s Graduate Admissions!

Don’t let the absence of blog activity lead you to think it’s a quiet summer in Graduate Admissions at Babson. It’s been a whirlwind of activities and here are just a few highlights:  We’ve been actively working with our incoming Two-Year and Evening classes and preparing to welcome them as well as the inaugural MSM…

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Petia Whitmore

Six Reasons to Consider Babson’s Evening MBA Program

1)      The Evening MBA program allows you to take advantage of Babson’s globally recognized curriculum while still remaining in the work force. 2)      It gives you an opportunity to take the new concepts and frameworks you learn in the classroom and apply them in your current job right away. 3)      The flexibility of the curriculum…

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Petia Whitmore

Live from Babson’s San Francisco campus!

Greetings from Babson’s San Francisco campus, where today we are hosting a large group of current students, alumni and of course prospective students for a Babson Connect event. Here is what happens at a Babson Connect event. The current students go on company treks to visit organizations aligned with their career interests. Yesterday, the Undergraduate…

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Petia Whitmore

Have you talked with us lately?

In the process of researching MBA or Masters programs, candidates speak with friends, coworkers, mentors, alumni, current students. These are all great resources that can help you understand how an MBA would support your personal and professional goals. Another resource every MBA candidate should take advantage of are admissions professionals, so let me highlight to…

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Petia Whitmore

Another way to experience Babson College – our student-run conferences

If you are a prospective graduate student, Graduate Admissions would like to invite you to be our guest at two student-run conferences, both featuring top-notch speakers and the opportunity to network with students, alumni, and industry professionals. This year’s Babson Energy & Environmental Conference concentrates on the ongoing integration of energy efficiency and sustainability in…

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Petia Whitmore

Deadlines and a Taste of the Blended Learning MBA

Greetings from Olin Hall where yesterday  our students rewarded us with a great celebration of the Chinese New Year – see picture below! Two important things for all Babson MBA candidates out there: The One-Year and Two-Year MBA Round 3 applications deadline is Monday, February 17. This is the last regular round for the One-Year…

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Petia Whitmore

Blended Learning MBA – there’s still time to apply and start in March!

We’ve been getting questions from candidates who are concerned they may have missed the final deadline to apply and become part of the Babson Blended Learning MBA entering class of March 2014 at our Wellesley campus. While the last deadline is indeed behind us, we will still review and accept qualifying candidates based on space…

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