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Virginia Tech hosting information sessions on MBA program

January 9th, 2007 8:09 pm by Staff report



ABINGDON - The Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech will host an information session Jan. 26 at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center in Abingdon about the college's Master of Business Administration program.


In this growing global economy, the Master of Business Administration (MBA) has become a recognized means of professional development, providing professionals at various career levels advanced business analysis and leadership skills. Tech's Pamplin College of Business has a special MBA program designed to meet the needs of full-time professionals, enabling them to grow business leadership and strategic management skills for the competitive market.


The Professional Master of Business Administration (PMBA) program is designed with a convenient schedule that allows working professionals to earn an advanced degree without interrupting their careers. The program focuses on ethical and entrepreneurial leadership and strategic management of information technology in a global environment.


Classes are held monthly and rotate between the Richmond and Roanoke regional education centers.


The college will be hosting a series of information sessions throughout the state of Virginia at the different regional campus locations in January and February. These events will allow individuals to learn more about earning their MBA. These sessions will cover program details about the Professional MBA.


The first session will be held at the Virginia Tech Southwest Center located in the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center in Abingdon on Jan. 26 from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m. No reservations are required.


For more information on Virginia Tech's PMBA or full-time MBA programs call (540)231-6152 or e-mail mba_info@vt.edu.


Or contact Penny McCallum, director of the Virginia Tech Southwest Center in Abingdon, at (276)619-4311 or by e-mail at pmccal5@vt.edu.


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