GPSE 2017: Getting into an MBA program

October 19, 2017 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
103 McLaughlin College

This event is part of Graduate & Professional Studies Expo (GPSE) 2017.

This conversational panel will consist of representatives from MBA programs who will discuss their schools’ strengths and selection processes/requirements (5-7 minutes), and then spend the rest of the time answering students’ questions and giving suggestions on preparing a strong application.

The purpose of this session is to provide students with information and advice by clarifying the differences between and benefits of the participating MBA programs and explaining the application process so that they can create their own strategies for moving forward.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre’s online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Participating Panelists

Liane Mazzulli
MBA Promotions and Admissions
Carleton University, Sprott School of Business

Carleton University's location in Ottawa, offers you unique opportunities only found in the Nation's Capital. You will have access to federal government departments, international agencies, global companies, over 120 embassies and commissions as well as more than 1,900 technology companies.

The 16 month full-time MBA option is suited to the aspiring professional whereas the 12-month Accelerated MBA option is designed for those with a 4-year degree in Business. Each stream offers an Internship as part of the program.

Julie Tarry
Program Manager
Dalhousie University, Faculty of Management

The Dalhousie Corporate Residency MBA program is a direct entry MBA program designed to immerse you quickly and intensely into the real business world with an eight-month corporate residency. Accelerate your leadership skills with the Personal and Professional Effectiveness course combined with career coaching from our Management Career Services team.

Steven Walker
Manager, Recruiting and Admissions
McMaster University, DeGroote School of Business

DeGroote offers Canada's leading Co-op MBA program which includes three paid work terms in your 28 months. This program is designed for those with little or no work experience looking to advance your career.

Kevin Ly
Recruitment & Admissions Manager
University of British Columbia, Sauder School of Business - Robert H. Lee Graduate School

The Robert H. Lee Graduate School at the UBC Sauder School of Business delivers a diverse range of high-quality, well-regarded graduate programs, including the UBC MBA, which ranks in the Global Elite, or the top 50 programs in the world by the QS Top 250 Business Schools Report 2017. In addition, we are also the home to North America's #1 Master of Management, and a new Master of Business Analytics.

Hollis Sinker
Assistant Director, Graduate Recruitment & Admissions
York University, Schulich School of Business

Ranked #1 in Canada by a number of leading business publications, Schulich is Canada’s preeminent MBA program. The Schulich MBA combines classroom learning of fundamental and advanced management concepts with real world experience, including a two-term strategic consulting project where you will work with real clients on real business problems and solutions. Apply today to start as early as January 2018!