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Getting an MBA might be the Best Investment You Ever Make

Considering getting an MBA? It might be the best investment you ever make, says Michael Faulkender, associate dean for master’s programs and professor of finance at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business. “Whether things are stagnant or booming, obtaining a skillset that will enable you to make...

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Our Part Time MBA Dinner with the Dean Event

Last week, the Smith School welcomed the incoming Part-Time MBA students with our second annual Dinner with the Dean event. The event brought together newly admitted students, faculty, staff, current MBA students, alumni as well as Dean Triantis.  It was a night for our new class of MBA’s to learn...

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The ROI of a Part Time MBA Degree

One of the first considerations that a working professional should take into account when researching graduate programs is the return on investment (ROI) of the degree.  They say an MBA is “an inch deep and a mile wide” making it an excellent degree for someone coming from any industry.  Let’s...

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Ladies, Do You Know About the Forte Foundation?

If you’re a woman who’s interested in pursuing an MBA, or more broadly, a career in business, you should know about the Forté Foundation! What is the Forté Foundation? This organization is a consortium of not only top companies but also top business schools, which work together to create business...

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Spotlight on our Part Time MBA Student Ambassadors

Christopher DeWitt Chris is a student in the DC Evening program and is expected to graduate in December 2018. For the past six years, Chris has been employed at International Business Machine (IBM) as a Software Client Leader, promoting IBM Cloud and Cognitive capabilities. Focused solely on our US Federal...

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Learning More about the Center for Social Value Creation

Meet Kirsten Craft, Program Manager at the Center for Social Value Creation (CSVC) and Smith MBA alum!  The Center, founded in 2009 in response to student demand, aims to educate, engage and empower Smith students to create a better world through business principles.  Kirsten joined CSVC in 2016 and has...

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Meet the Team: Bill Deitrick

Bill Deitrick Assistant Director, Part Time MBA Admissions Email: wdeitrick@rhsmith.umd.edu Phone: 301-852-0278 Bill joined the Smith School of Business in 2017. Bill earned his undergraduate degree from North Carolina State University and his graduate degree from High Point University.Prior to joining Smith, Bill spent the previous five years working for...

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2017/2018 Tuition Announcement

The 2017/2018 tuition rates for our Part Time MBA program have just been announced. The program will have just a 2% increase in tuition with no change in fees. Part Time MBA students in our Evening and Weekend MBA programs will pay $1,642 per credit. To give PT MBA students...