A business school is a university-level institution or faculties, colleges, or departments within the university, that teach predominantly business courses that confers degrees in business administration or management.

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How can an individual stop the university's standards and quality from deteriorating?

The business school I am currently at faces a very difficult situation. After a scandal involving fraud around the president a few years ago, in combination probably with fallout from the financial ...
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Is it possible to study an MBA as a Bachelor in Computer Science?

I am finishing my degree this year and I am interested in an MBA. However I have some questions. First: Will I need to retake courses in order to be able to study an MBA as a Computer Scientist? ...
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How to calculate total GMAT score?

The maximum possible score is 800. Divided by sections: AWA: maximum is 6 (from 0 to 6); Integrated reasoning: maximum is 8 (from 1 to 8); Math: maximum is 60; Verbal: maximum is 60. If to ...
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How can a business student seeking MS admission can really acquire potentiality in doing research?Is it enough reading recent business articles?

Before getting master's admission in university specialized on business field, the prospective student has to show and prove to the academic professor that he has the necessary research skills(at ...
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Why is there less funding or scholarship opportunity for business students compared to other background students?

If one compares the funding state between the business background students and the science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) background students in university, one will surely see much difference ...
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What is the difference between MBA and Masters in a business subject, and which is better for a future researcher?

What is the difference between MBA and Masters in a specific subject of Business studies like, master in Management? What will be a better option for one if he intends to be a researcher in future? ...
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Why do top universities prefer candidates with work experience for their MBA programmes?

Most top univerities in the world prefer candidates with work experience for their MBA programmes.Why so?
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What level of computer skills should a university instructor expect students in a business class to have?

This questions has been bothering me for some time as I had to fail a student as you'll see later on. I am hoping that another SE member has seen a student or may have even been a student like this. ...
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Jumping from an ABA to an MBA?

So, when I did my undergrad degrees in computer science (BA) and creative writing (BFA), I spent the whole time thinking "I'm going to be going into industry. I should take business classes." But ...
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How is the training for MS students different from MBA students?

How do universities train MBA students differently from MS students? Statistics and quantitative reasoning are vital parts of the MBA as analytics have become crucial to many aspects of business. In ...
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What is expected from a business PhD applicant straight from undergrad? [closed]

I plan to do a PhD in Business (Strategy) at HKU or HKUST preferably. Since by the application deadline I will not hold my 3rd year final grades, I'm a bit worried how I can demonstrate a good ...
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Behavioral finance PhD multi-departmental, which field to apply to?

I am interested in behavioral finance, but could tackle it from various perspectives. I assume that it would be easier to enter through some departments than others, and shouldn’t matter much in the ...
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How can I study PhD in business after masters in physics?

I got master in Physics and now I am thinking to continue for PhD in marketing, business or Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Is it possible to switch for Phd? How can I do that and how should I ...
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What is a reliable accreditation to look for in British business schools?

When selecting an American business school, we look for certain accreditations specific to business schools, like ACBSP, AACSB, CHEA, , etc. For European universities, we look for Equis, AMBA, etc. ...
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What factors should I consider when deciding between a general MBA vs. a specialized MBA?

I'm currently in the process of applying to business schools and I notice that nearly all of them have general MBA degrees and MBA degrees with different areas of concentration or specialization. I ...
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How to anonymize a business in a paper?

I am assisting with a research paper about a single business. The business owners agreed to participate in the study on condition that their name remain anonymous. What is the proper or common way to ...
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What are the pros and cons of applying for graduate study in multiple disciplines?

My first attempt at this question was voted to be closed. Here's another attempt at the same question which I have broken into two different questions/posts. I am an application programmer with 3+ ...
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Is it useful to do an MBA after PhD?

I have heard of people who have gone on to pursue an MBA after their doctorates. What are the advantages/downsides of this? Wouldn't the companies recruiting them after MBA value their doctorate ...
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How important is AACSB accreditation for further study after an MBA?

I have read that many Doctor of Business Administration or PhD in Business Administration programs in the US tend to reject students who did not complete a master's program at an AACSB-accredited ...
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Is it better to do an MBA with some work experience?

I wish to pursue my MBA in a premier business school. Is it better to go straight from my graduation (B.Tech in CS) or get some work experience and then go on with MBA?
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Business School professors - how different are they?

I recently saw a listing of professor salaries at various departments in Stanford. I found that the folks at GSB earn significantly more than what other Dept. people do. This is the motivation for my ...