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New Graduates of Haslam Programs for Working Professionals Reflect on Their Experiences

Several new alumni explain what they gained from Haslam's programs for working professionals.

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  • New Graduates of Haslam Programs for Working Professionals Reflect on Their Experiences- January 14th, 2022

    Students graduating in December 2021 from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of BusinessPrograms for Working Professionals acquired valuable knowledge and skills that they applied at their workplace as they pursued their degrees. As these professionals changed their academic status from “students” to “alumni,” some shared what they gained…

  • PEMBA Alum Instrumental in West End Healthcare Facility Launch- December 20th, 2021

    A vibrant community with a diverse population coming from multiple cultural, economic, ethnic and religious backgrounds, Atlanta’s historic West End is known as the center of the civil rights movement, birthplace of Martin Luther King, Jr., and home to his church and five historically black colleges and universities (HBCU). However,…

  • Haslam MBA Programs Gain STEM Designation- December 15th, 2021

    A change in the federal instructional classification of certain programs offered by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business is likely to prove beneficial for students. Haslam’s full-time MBA, MS in Supply Chain Management Online, MS in Supply Chain Management Tri-Continent and PhD have all received the STEM…

  • Haslam Fall Graduate Program Commencement Ceremonies Return to Campus- December 2nd, 2021

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Haslam College of Business will hold fall commencement ceremonies for the MBAs for Working Professionals and other graduate business and online programs on Friday, December 10, at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the Student Union Auditorium. Program graduates, guests, faculty and staff are delighted to mark this…

  • PEMBA Grad Redesigns Emergency Department’s Behavioral Health Care Delivery- November 23rd, 2021

    Before 2020, if you entered Ericka Powell’s emergency department (ED) with a minor injury, you’d be seen in about two hours. If you had a more serious illness requiring admission, you’d stay four to six hours before transferring to a hospital bed. However, if you came in with a behavioral…

  • Haslam Executive MBA Program in Prestigious Top 100 International Ranking for Second Year- October 18th, 2021

    For the second consecutive year, the Haslam Executive MBA program in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business ranked in the London-Based Financial Times’ top 100 international executive MBA programs. In the Times’ 2021 list, Haslam moves up two spots to No. 95. Haslam is one of only…

  • Enrollment Open for Upcoming Graduate and Executive Degree Courses- October 4th, 2021

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Haslam College of Business is now enrolling for spring, summer and fall graduate and executive education courses.  Haslam’s online program, MS in Management and Human Resources and MBA programs for working professionals are ideal for non-traditional students with families and job responsibilities seeking flexible combinations of…

  • Haslam Physician Executive MBA Informs Healthcare CEO’s Many Initiatives- September 17th, 2021

    Eneida Roldan (PEMBA, ’03), Florida International University’s health care network CEO, wears many hats in the world of medicine and higher education. As associate dean for international affairs, associate dean of the master in physician assistant studies and a professor at FIU’s Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, her work not…

  • Haslam Earns Top 25 Spot Among Public Schools in Bloomberg’s Best B-Schools Ranking- September 16th, 2021

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business climbed to 22nd among public business schools nationally in the latest Bloomberg Businessweek MBA program rankings. Haslam also moved up seven spots overall from 2019, coming in at No. 48 among all business schools nationally. (Bloomberg Businessweek did not publish a ranking…

  • Student Uses ADMBA Project to Find and Fix Aerospace Firm’s Unseen Revenue Loss- September 7th, 2021

    When customer service manager and former aircraft engine mechanic Coty Stiltner (’20, ADMBA) joined the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business Aerospace & Defense MBA program, he encountered a substantial amount of material to absorb even before the first class. He wondered if he’d made the right decision.…