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Syracuse MBA Full-Time Experience

Nneka Akukwo

Meet MBA Student, Nneka Akukwe
“My skill level with Excel has greatly improved as have my understanding of business organizations, business concepts, and financial management…Whitman is also a great collaborative environment for fostering leadership. Course group projects have been great for embracing teamwork, understanding different communication styles, managing a team, and time management.”
—Nneka Akukwe ’20 (MAX), ’22 MBA

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Design your MBA experience at the Whitman School. Our full-time MBA is a 54-credit-hour program with 36 core course credits and 18 elective credits completed over a span of two years. You can specialize in up to two of seven concentrations:

  • Accounting
  • Business Analytics
  • Entrepreneurship and Emerging Enterprises
  • Finance
  • Marketing Management
  • Real Estate
  • Supply Chain Management

Plus, you can customize your curriculum by adding electives of your choice either at Whitman or another school/college within Syracuse University.

 At Whitman we encourage your exploratory nature and provide limitless discovery options, all with real-world applicability. Add in our in-depth specializations, and you gain the skills needed to become a bold, forward thinking leader.

Whitman’s MBA program develops your critical thinking skills in solving complex business scenarios. In addition, our MBA students also have the opportunity to network with online MBA students in executive seminar style courses in major cities like New York, or study abroad with a global residency course.

Most, if not all, MBA students are eligible for merit-based scholarships.

A dedicated career services team helps you achieve your career goals through workshops, alumni mentoring, personal coaching and more. A vast alumni network is your connection to a diverse community that prides itself on inspiring and encouraging others in the pursuit of business excellence. Our alumni also help support the established relationships the Whitman Career Center has with top recruiters.

NOTABLE EMPLOYERS
Crane Worldwide Logistics
Discover
Hueber Breuer
Tesla 

SAMPLE FULL-TIME ROLES
Senior Financial Analyst
Global Supply Chain Manager
Project Manager 

NOTABLE INTERNSHIP COMPANIES
Atlantic Records
Marsh & McLennan Agency
Procter & Gamble Company
N.Y. Department of Finance

SAMPLE INTERNSHIP ROLES
Brand Strategy Intern
Financial Planning and Analysis Intern
Market Research Intern

WHITMAN MBA BY THE NUMBERS (5 year average)
Average GMAT: 634
55% Male
45% Female
32% Domestic
68% International

The Whitman School is a proud partner of the National Black MBA Association (NBMBAA) through the NBMBAA Collegiate Partnership Program, which aims to increase awareness and facilitate access to graduate and business education programs. Visit NBMBAA's website to become a member.

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