Leading in a Civilian Context: A Socially Responsible MBA for Returning Veterans

University of South Florida | St. Petersburg

The University of South Florida at St. Petersburg offers an expedited MBA program for veterans, emphasizing the importance of corporate social responsibility.

TeamMBA: The Business of Giving Back

Implementation Dates: June 2012-May 2014

Description: The university is providing on-going support seminars and a dedicated career counselor to help veterans navigate course selection and search for jobs. This program demonstrates how veterans' leadership experiences can be translated into strong business management skills.

i2i Challenge Ideas being Implemented:

Progress Update November 2012: A Program to Help Veterans Translate Skills into the Business World
USFSP is helping veterans transfer skills and prepare for a leadership role beyond the military. Hear from prospective MBA student and Army veteran Andrea Rice.

Progress Update August 2012: USFSP Kicks off Leading in a Civilian Context
USFSP is working closely with veterans to help them lead in a civilian context. Hear more about the project from Associate Dean Alison Watkins.