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Why Get an Edgewood MBA?

Edgewood College's MBA Program is designed to meet the needs of working adults who wish to advance their careers by developing skills in business.

At Edgewood College, you'll find:

An accessible, qualified and experienced faculty

Matthew Nowakowski

“The faculty were excellent teachers, and I had the opportunity to network with professionals from many different fields. My Edgewood College MBA opened amazing doors for me.” 

Matthew Nowakowski, MBA 1998
Dean, Graduate School of Business and Technology, St. Mary’s University of Minnesota

Small class sizes

Katie Bolen-Irwin

“The small class sizes are great. Because I have more interaction with professors, I have forged great relationships with them. I was paired with a mentor before I started and this has given me an opportunity to discuss career goals and educational paths that I was not aware of before.”  

Katie Bolen-Irwin
Current MBA Student

Quality Instruction

Anthony Larson

“Having an Edgewood College MBA had enhanced my credibility with people both inside and outside my organization. It has broadened my career opportunities, and provided me with tools and processes to "think outside the box" which have aided me in my career advancement.”  

Anthony Larson, MBA 1992
Vice President Business Banking, Monona State Bank

Mary Linton

“The Edgewood College MBA program has visibility and a good reputation in the Madison market and the total cost for the program is much more reasonable than competing programs.” 

Mary Linton, MBA 2000
Business Director, Promega

Evening and online classes, offered year round

Mike Schubert

“I chose to pursue my MBA from Edgewood College mainly for the flexibility the program offers to students that have full time careers. I was able to fit classes around my work schedule so that I did not have to put my career on hold to further my education.”  

Mike Schubert, MBA 2009
Senior Production Engineer, Plastics Ingenuity

A collaborative learning community

Gertrude Lim

"I toured Edgewood College and a larger university and Edgewood College felt more welcoming to me. It was friendly, encouraging, and having been out of school for 10 years since completing my bachelor’s degree, I felt the program provided me with just the right amount of challenges to complete my MBA successfully. Each class was small enough that you could make close friends for both personal and professional enrichment.”  

Gertrude Lim, MBA 2008
International Sales Manager, Mueller Sports Medicine

An optional international experience

Mariluz Lopez

"The trip to China was one of the best experiences that I’ve ever had. It was a great opportunity for me to learn the Chinese business culture, history, geography, demographics, language and food. I also had the opportunity to learn and strengthen relationships with classmates.”  

Mariluz Lopez, MBA 2008
Regional Logistics Director, The Americas, Oshkosh Corporation

An active and engaged alumni community

Anita Matcha

“I enjoyed meeting so many professionals from a wide variety of industries: lawyers, bankers, accountants, engineers. Smart, energetic people with whom I have maintained contact. This was a side benefit of the Edgewood College MBA program I did not anticipate and has proved immensely valuable.”  

Anita Matcha, MBA 2004
Principal, Compass Advisors, LLC