Press Releases About WebMBA

An MBA is a good investment for non-business majors, too

April 19, 2024

Some may think that they need a background in business to get a master’s in business administration (MBA), but a number of people from various fields–from artists to entrepreneurs–would find value in an MBA. “No matter what your background or what field you are in, an MBA can prepare you for either running your own business or moving up into the ranks of management within your field,” says WebMBA Teaming Director Dr. Deborah Roebuck.In recent years, an MBA has been thought of as a…
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Tips for the best online learning experience

February 1, 2024

The growth of online instruction has expanded education access for many who need the flexibility of asynchronous learning; however, transitioning to a virtual classroom can sometimes be a challenge. Whether you’re taking a single class or completing a full course of study online, taking steps to ensure your learning journey is effective can help you achieve more positive learning outcomes.  Dr. John Harris, Ph.D., an assistant professor of Management at Georgia Southern University…
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WebMBA reaches graduation milestone!

January 30, 2024

This past fall, the WebMBA consortium officially surpassed its 3,000th graduate, when students from the 2023 cohorts walked across the stage at their respective universities. Program coordinators are proud that there are now more than 3,000 graduates in the program’s alumni network. “We’re extremely proud to reach this milestone,” said Dr. Allen Amason, Ph.D., Dean of the Parker College of Business at Georgia Southern University and lead Dean for the WebMBA. “It’s a testament to…
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WebMBA Partner Schools Earn Top Rankings

November 9, 2023

Facilitating a one-of-a-kind, team-based Master’s in Business Administration program, seven Georgia universities partner together to create the consortium WebMBA program. This year, the universities who comprise the consortium–Augusta University, Columbus University, Georgia College & State University, Georgia Southern University, Kennesaw State University, University of West Georgia, and Valdosta State University–boasted top rankings while offering their on-campus programs as well as…
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