How Online MBAs Are Changing the GME Landscape

Thursday | January 24 | 2013 | 8:00 pm - 9:15 PM
Presidio

What motivates prospective students to pursue an online MBA degree? What do they expect in terms of academics, student life, and future careers, and how do their expectations compare to those of traditional students? This session features a panel that includes professionals from admissions, program delivery, and corporate recruitment. The panelists will explore how online programs have evolved, how they are positioned, and how they are slowly changing the entire GME landscape.

Beth Flye, Director of Admissions, MBA@UNC, Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Shawnice Meador, Director of Career Management and Leadership Development, MBA@UNC, Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Philip Powell, Faculty Chair, Kelley Direct MBA and MS Programs, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University

Moderator: Toby McChesney, Assistant Dean of Graduate Recruiting and Student Services, J. Mack Robinson College of Business, Georgia State University