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February 5, 2024 | Simon Admissions & Programs Team You may be familiar with the term “experiential learning” but still wonder what activities meet that definition as well as the impact it can have on your future career. At Simon Business School, we encourage you to put your classroom learning to
Simon Games
January 23, 2024 | Simon Admissions & Programs Team Learn more about Simon Games, a business simulation allowing candidates to build their résumés and engage in experiential learning—a popular business school learning model—while competing to earn tuition scholarships! We are excited to announce
Experience Simon Weekend
January 10, 2024 | Sharise Kent The following post was written by Sharise Kent, assistant director of MBA recruitment. Sharise works with prospective students who are considering the Full-Time MBA program at Simon Business School. As a Rochester native, she loves welcoming prospective students to
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December 20, 2023 | Admissions & Programs Team As the clock ticks down on 2023, we are also quickly approaching our January 5 application deadline for our full-time MBA and MS programs. Whether you’re planning to apply (for free!) by that deadline or are targeting a future one —or one of our
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December 8, 2023 | Sharise Kent The following post was written by Sharise Kent, assistant director of MBA recruitment. Sharise works with prospective students who are considering the Full-Time MBA program at Simon Business School. As a Rochester native, she loves welcoming prospective students to
Students in Quad
November 22, 2023 | April Marroquin The following post was written by April Marroquin, senior associate director of recruitment for executive and part-time programs at Simon Business School. A Texas native, April now enjoys life in Rochester and is a recent Simon alumna, having completed a degree as
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November 2, 2023 | Simon Admissions & Programs Team If business school is among your plans for 2024, our next application deadline for our full-time MBA and MS programs is January 5. However, if you want to cross “apply to business school” off your to-do list sooner, if you apply by 11:59 p.m. EST
Students in Quad
October 27, 2023 | Sharise Kent The following post was written by Sharise Kent, assistant director of MBA recruitment. Sharise works with prospective students who are considering the Full-Time MBA program at Simon Business School. As a Rochester native, she loves welcoming prospective students to
Simon Games
There’s Still Time to Play Simon Games! October 19, 2023 | Admissions & Programs Team There’s still time to register to play Simon Games and compete to win a full-tuition scholarship! Hear from one of our past winners on what she gained from the experience. Are you interested in pursuing your
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5 Reasons to Attend Simon’s Women’s Conference October 12, 2023 | Sharise Kent The following post was written by Sharise Kent, assistant director of MBA recruitment. Sharise works with prospective students who are considering the Full-Time MBA program at Simon Business School. As a Rochester native
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How to Submit Your Most Complete Application October 4, 2023 | Admissions & Programs Team In Simon Admissions & Programs, we share the same goal: for you to submit a standout application . In order to do that, it's important that you submit a complete application. This will ensure your application
Simon Games 2023
Simon Games: Level up. Win big. September 12, 2023 | Simon Admissions & Programs Team Learn more about Simon Games, a business simulation allowing candidates to build their résumés and engage in experiential learning—a popular business school learning model—while competing to earn tuition
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5 Reasons You Should Attend Diversity Conference August 29, 2023 | Sharise Kent The following post was written by Sharise Kent, assistant director of MBA recruitment. Sharise works with prospective students who are considering the Full-Time MBA program at Simon Business School. As a Rochester native
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Sneak Peek at 2024 Application Requirements August 11, 2023 | Simon Admissions & Programs Team With just two weeks until our full-time programs application for Fall 2024 entry launches, we wanted to provide you with some additional information so you have everything you’ll need to apply well before
Portrait of Carlos Pérez '24S (MBA)
Q&A with Carlos Pérez ’24S (MBA) July 25, 2023 | Simon Admissions & Programs Team The following blog post is a Q&A with Carlos Pérez, a channel marketing manager at Paychex, Inc. and a member of Simon's Executive MBA Class of 2024. Why Simon? How did you know this was the right program for you? I am
Portrait of Beau Abar
Q&A with Beau Abar ’21S (MS) July 10, 2023 | Simon Admissions & Programs Team The following post is a Q&A with Beau Abar, PhD , associate professor of emergency medicine, psychiatry, and public health sciences and assistant director of emergency medicine research at University of Rochester Medical
Portrait of Ola Oshunlaja, OMSBA Class of 2023
Get Your MS in Business Analytics Degree Online June 30, 2023 | Admissions & Programs Team Are you ready to pursue your graduate business degree? Even if you are content with your current role or the job opportunities on the horizon, don’t underestimate the power Simon Business School’s STEM
Portrait of Andrew Black '22S (MBA)
There’s still time to begin your studies in 2023! May 17, 2023 | Admissions & Programs Team The following post is a Q&A from May 2022 with Andrew Black '22S (MBA) about his decision to apply to the MBA program later in the application cycle. Good news: while our final deadline has passed, we are
This map shows locations around the US where the Class of 2022 MBA graduates accepted employment offers. View the full map here: https://simon.rochester.edu/sites/default/files/2023-01/ADM20-22-07_MBA_Career_Highlights_FY23_web.pdf
The following post provides more information about career outcomes from the MBA Class of 2022, including the fact that graduates are working in every region in the United States. Simon Business School's Full-Time MBA program is a transformational experience. In two years’ time, you’ll build a solid
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If business school is one of your goals this year, don't wait! Now is a great time to apply—plus our application fee is waived if you apply by February 15! Apply for free by February 15! February 6, 2023 | Admissions & Programs Team It’s a great time to be a Simon Business School student. Our
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In this blog post, Rebekah Lewin, senior assistant dean of admissions and programs, explains why you shouldn't put off your business school goals any longer. Why Now is the Time for Business School November 9, 2022 | By Rebekah Lewin There are many factors to consider as you’re deciding when you
Application Deadline - Full-Time Programs: October 15
Learn the benefits of applying for our first application deadline—October 15—and get tips directly from Simon's Admissions Committee by attending our upcoming webinar! Are you thinking about earning your graduate business degree? At Simon Business School , our programs are designed around advancing
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Explore Simon's longstanding commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion. Diversity has always been championed and celebrated at Simon. In 1968, we were the 4th school to join The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management, and today we have one of the most diverse student bodies among US
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The following post is a Q&A with Rebekah Lewin titled Admissions Director Q&A: Rebekah Lewin of the University of Rochester, Simon Business School , that was originally conducted by Lauren Wakal from Clear Admit for its Admissions Director Q&A series. Read it here . Rebekah Lewin, senior assistant