The Online MBA: It’s Here to Stay

Thursday | June 23 | 2011 | 6:00 pm - 7:15 PM
Boylston, Lobby Level

The trend toward delivering the MBA online is gaining momentum. In this session, you’ll learn about why schools add an online component, the challenges involved in starting up, program assessment, and what the future of online MBAs looks like. You will also compare how online and traditional programs handle recruitment, admissions, and marketing as well as student graduation rates. Online MBAs are here to stay; maintain your competitive edge by becoming informed about this growing trend.


SUSAN E. CATES, Executive Director, MBA@UNC, Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

JONATHAN LEES, Executive Director, The Warwick MBA, Warwick Business School

ERIC RICHARDS, Kelley Direct Public Programs Chair, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University


KATE E. KLEPPER, Associate Dean, Graduate Business Programs, College of Business Administration, Northeastern University