is an Online MBA?
in the Online MBA meet over the Internet; you’re not required
to travel to campus. The Online MBA is the ideal choice for
professionals who travel for business or parents with young
children. You’ll read lectures, get assignments, engage
in classroom discussions, get to know your professors and other
students, and submit your coursework online, via Manhattanour
own easy-to-use educational software.
classroom is virtual but the education and quality are real.
New England College has been a leader in professional education
since 1919. More than 33,000 alumni have graduated from our NEASC
accredited programs. The School of Business, which offers the Online
MBA Program, is in candidacy for accreditation by AACSB International.
To learn more about our College, visit www.wne.edu/html/I.html.
men and womenincluding CEOs, CFOs, and corporate presidentshave
graduated from our MBA program since 1956. The Online MBA follows
the same curriculum, uses the same outstanding faculty and resources,
offers you the same great opportunities for career advancement as
our Evening MBA.
does the Online MBA work?
You'll enroll in two courses per term and complete your degree
in less than two years.
Online MBA curriculum consists of the General Program only; no concentration
is available. Degree requirements are the same as those for on campus
study. Applicants must have earned a baccalaureate degree from an
accredited college or university.
complete 37-48 credit hours:
- 11 waiveable
- nine core
courses (28 credit hours);
- three assigned
electives (nine hours credit hours)
have begun MBA study at another institution may transfer up to 12
credits into a Western New England College MBA program.
forming now for fall 2003
MBA follows an accelerated schedulewith classes offered over
four eleven-week terms per year. We've developed a fixed schedule
of two core classes each term. This will allow you to earn your
degree in less than two years.
classes will be offered this summer (7/7-9/22/03). Two core classes
will be offered each term beginning in the fall (9/29-12/18/03).
to see the sample 2003-2004
Online MBA Curriculum and Schedule.
description of MBA policies and classes is available in the 2002-2003
are the tuition and fees?
There is no additional charge for our online courses.
Tuition for 2003-2004 will be:
credit plus $10 per credit general service fee and a $20 registration
fee per term. Cost for 3 credits:
for information on tuition
do I apply?
You may download
an application (pdf format/requires Adobe
You can also request an application by mail. Contact us by email
at firstname.lastname@example.org, by phone at 800-325-1122
ext. 1249, or use our online
your application along with:
- a nonrefundable
$30 application fee
- two essays
(see the checklist on page 2 of the application)
- an official
transcript from all institutions attended
- an official
GMAT score report
- two recommendations
is provided on the checklist of the application).
You may enroll
in the Online MBA under Provisional status while you're completing
all parts of your application. However, you will not be allowed
to register for more than two 600-level courses until you have been
do I get my textbooks and library materials?
Online students can locate textbooks through the
College bookstore. Books can be shipped via UPS ground or next day
service. Orders can be made over the phone at 413-782-1284 or online
at www.wnec.bkstr.com (choose
electronic reference tools make it easier than ever to locate the
information you need to conduct research for papers and reports.
As a Western New England College student, you have access to the
excellent resources at the D’Amour Library. Many of their
materials and services, including reference help, are available
Writing and Reading Program offers a wealth of student
resources -- dictionaries, reference tools, research guides and
can I find out about career opportunities?
A variety of
Resources including career counseling, online resume
posting and access to job listings, are available to our MBA students
if I'm still not sure if online learning is right for me?
Curious to know if online learning is a good fit for you? Take
our online quizonly you see the results.
a Continuing Education advisor:
413-782-1249 or 800-325-1222 ext. 1249. We can be
contacted electronically using our online
contact form or by emailing us at CE@wne.edu.
it on for size
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