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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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  • 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 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…

  • 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…

  • University of Texas Medical Center Cardiac Surgery Care Units Improve Through Data Sharing- June 18th, 2021

    Four of the University of Texas System’s six medical schools —those located in Dallas, Galveston, Houston and San Antonio— offer cardiac surgery care, and all four are rated highly by independent third parties including U.S. News & World Report, The Leapfrog Study and the Vizient Quality and Accountability Study. To…

  • More than 650 Haslam Students Celebrated during Graduate Education Week- April 6th, 2021

    Each year, nearly 8,500 graduate students earn degrees from graduate education programs in Tennessee. These programs generate a $1.1 billion-dollar economic impact in the state. Tennessee Governor Bill Lee has recognized the importance of the state’s graduate and executive education programs by designating April 6-10 Graduate Education Week. Following suit,…

  • Haslam Masters Students Succeed Despite COVID-19 Challenges- February 3rd, 2021

    Pursuing a master’s degree, especially if you are a working professional, requires determination, vision and stamina. Ratchet those requirements up a factor of 10 for attaining a degree during a pandemic. When Covid-19 reached America, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business was forced to adjust its delivery…

  • Haslam Executive MBA Program Earns Prestigious Top 100 International Ranking- October 26th, 2020

    The Haslam Executive MBA program in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, now is ranked among the London-Based Financial Times’ Top 100 international executive MBA programs. In the Times’ just-released 2020 list, Haslam placed at No. 97. Only 29 U.S. EMBA programs appeared in the top 100,…

  • Enrollment Open for Graduate and Executive Degree Courses- July 1st, 2020

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Haslam College of Business is now enrolling accomplished students and working professionals in its graduate and executive degree offerings. Haslam’s MBA programs for working professionals are specifically designed for executives with families and full-time work responsibilities who want flexible combinations of distance learning and focused,…