Key attributes like real-world learning, community and economic impact, and the global nature of our programs give our UB MBA graduates an edge--positioning them for success in the world of business.
LeaderCORE enhances the UB MBA experience by providing students with an opportunity to study and navigate real-world business situations while concurrently working on the development of a set of clearly identified management competencies. Throughout the MBA program, this real-world focus is paramount, with emphasis on the skills employers have identified as critical for future leaders. Our goal is to help our graduates transition seamlessly from business school to leadership-track careers.
Notable Institutes, Centers of Excellence, Partnerships with Industry and Academia:
Nallan Suresh - Supply Chains; Jerry Newman - Workforce Management; Arun Jain - Marketing Research; Ken Kim, Kee Chung - Finance; Raghav Rao - Information Assurance
Leadership and management skills in high pressure situations:
LeaderCORE program introduced in fall 2011 leads to certification process for those who choose to participate. See: http://mgt.buffalo.edu/programs/mba/leadercore
Many valuable internship opportunities available through 300-400 companies that work with the school on a regular basis. Particularly strong relationships with international banks, with opportunity to learn specialized programs unique to their operations.
Practical experience during curriculum:
Evaluation of distressed companies and presentation to panel of business experts. Live product marketing case in core course - last few years have included SMART car, GM Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicle, and Roto Hada Labo face cream. All first-year teams have a corporate connection, visit their companies and do an Organizational Behavior project.
Consulting class is offered and student have recently started a consulting club focusing on not-for-profits.
The UB School of Management has one of the top rated career resource centers in the country with extensive programming to assist students in developing career skills.
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The Graduate Management Association runs social and community service events for the MBAs. Many campus-wide clubs provide a host of opportunities for student involvement in everything from skiing to community service, to cross-cultural or religious interests.
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Citi, VWR, Rich Products, Fisher-Price, M&T Bank
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