Thanks to the generosity of Madison, Wis., Certified Public Accounting firm Smith & Gesteland, LLC., the School of Business at Edgewood College is able to offer scholarship funding to our degree seeking graduate students. A total of $15,000 will be awarded to students enrolled in the Fall, 2015 semester. Eligibility is based on merit and financial need. Preference is given to new students. Application deadline – July 31. Learn more.
Earning an MBA provides a pathway to an exciting career. Completing an MBA has enabled our graduates to more rapidly move up the ladder in their organizations, change careers, or open their own businesses.
Why get an MBA from Edgewood College?
Reputation and Quality – A degree worth having is a degree that is earned.
The Edgewood College MBA program has been carefully designed to give you a solid background in the mechanics of business with a special emphasis on ethical leadership, entrepreneurship, and sustainability. The curriculum is challenging, rigorous, and relevant. You will graduate with a competitive advantage in today's challenging business environment.
The MBA curriculum is structured around the four perspectives of the Balanced Scorecard Framework - Financial,Customer, Process and Employee.You'll complete core courses in each perspective area to gain the breadth to think comprehensively about effective businesses. And you will also choose two elective courses to gain depth and hone skills in an area of specialization. An integrated capstone experience will enrich your degree with a cumulative, meaningful, practical project.
Our MBA faculty and students are part of the fabric of the community. Faculty includes both academic experts and local business leaders with proven records of success in their fields.
The School of Business at Edgewood College is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) and the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (HLC).
“I chose Edgewood College for my MBA because of its educational reputation and community dedication. I knew I would get to know other students and professors who thought that ethics, community, and purpose were paramount to all programs offered. The classroom discussions and group work was engaging and thought provoking, bringing the book material to life in a real way. I found that I was able to apply just about every class I took in some way during my work day. I truly believe that applying what I was learning helped me advance in my career and my experience and knowledge that I gained makes me a better leader.”
Kim Sponem, MBA '09
CEO & President, Summit Credit Union
Flexibility – Balance work, home and school.
The Edgewood College Evening MBA program is designed for working professionals so you can study without interrupting your career.
- Courses offered on campus or online
- On campus courses typically meet one evening per week
- Many courses offered in an accelerated format beginning every 8 weeks
- Not a rigid cohort program. Take classes at your own pace.
“I chose the Edgewood MBA program because it is a local program with a strong academic reputation that offers a flexible schedule. I appreciate the opportunities the program has given me to meet people in the business community (people with whom I continue to stay in touch), and l also came to appreciate the convenience of the classroom locations. I’ve been able to leverage my MBA as I work with people across a variety of functional areas (Finance, Marketing and Operations). The skills I learned at Edgewood were perfect complements to my professional background.”
Mark Hoferle, MBA '12
Business Development Manager, TDS
Networking and a superior student experience – Join a unique community of learners and professionals.
Whether it is your fellow MBA students, CEOs from multi-billion dollar companies or entrepreneurial start-ups, you will meet the most fascinating people. And you will know them for life.
You will work closely with caring and committed advisors who act as your personal advocates from admissions to graduation.
An optional International Experience allows you to study emerging markets and the global business environment up close and personal.
Other career advancement options offered by the School of Business at Edgewood College: