This one-year program, exclusively for Working Professional MBA students, is designed to help participants understand leadership, build self-awareness and strengthen leadership capabilities. The Leadership Fellows Program is designed to complement the UC Davis MBA core curriculum and continue the school’s mission to prepare innovative leaders for global impact. Interested students from both the Sacramento and Bay Area campuses must apply to be one of the 20 participants in the program.
Orlando engages interested companies and work closely with them to identify specific project opportunities based on the sponsors needs and requirements. Our approach is to encourage constructive collaboration that will ultimately address a specific challenge, enhances productivity or efficiency, or explores a distinct business opportunity.
From investigating new markets for Fortune 500 companies to exploring financing scenarios for start-ups, our MBA Student Project Teams generate winning solutions for our corporate “sponsors” while gaining practical, hands-on experience and earning required course credit.
A typical project lasts 20 weeks. The team meets regularly with the corporate “sponsors” and works under the guidance of a Team Advisor, meeting at least once a week to track progress. The advisor plays a critical role as a sounding board for the students’ ideas and conclusions.
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Agilent Technologies’ Electronic Measurement Group is a $3.6 billion business that over the past decade has seen a dramatic shift in its customer base from U.S., and Western European customers to predominantly Asia-based customers. Today, the majority of the division’s revenues are generated outside of the U.S., with an increasing concentration in China.
(Davis, CA) — The UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s full-time MBA program has been ranked among the top six percent of AACSB International-accredited programs nationwide, according to U.S. News & World Report’s latest graduate business school rankings released today.