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High-value, high-return MBA

Pursue an NC State MBA for superb career results and unmatched customization.

Why NC State?

Raleigh is ranked by Forbes as the best place for business and careers, in addition to being one of the world’s top five emerging tech hubs. We focus on learning by doing from day one by collaborating closely with companies in Raleigh’s thriving downtown, the wider Research Triangle and beyond. 

The ROI of Jenkins MBA

Is it worth it? Don’t take our word for it. Listen to some of our alumni and current students as they explain how they have seen an immediate impact from their MBA studies.

Ranked Among the Best

Our hands-on approach is turning heads – both in the academic field and global marketplace. Take a look at some of the facts and rankings that set us apart.

No. 7
Online Business Analytics MBA

We are known for equipping our students with business analytics skills, one of the top skills employers are looking for (US News and World Report, 2024).

No. 10
Online MBA

Jenkins MBA has been consistently ranked as a top online MBA program in the nation. (QS World University Rankings, 2023)

No. 4
in Diversity
for Full-Time MBA

Our full-time Jenkins MBA program has been ranked No. 4 in the B-School Diversity Index (Bloomberg Businessweek, 2023-24).

No. 1 in the Southeast for Entrepreneurship

Pick the Format that Suits You Best

Whether you want to accelerate your learning or have flexible pacing options, our programs are designed to help you succeed. You also have the ability to create a customized mix of online and face-to-face courses and outside-of-classroom experiences.

Connect with Us

Join the Jenkins MBA Wolfpack

You’re more than an application. Acceptance into the Jenkins MBA program revolves around a candidate’s overall combination of academics, fit, unique strengths and work experience. Our application process is smooth and does not require GMAT/GRE.

Curious about what our #NCStateMBA students learn during Raleigh Residency? Join us June 21 for a peek behind the curtain.

🗓️ Friday, June 21, 2024
📍NC State University’s McKimmon Center

Your visit includes lunch with our current Professional Online MBA students and class observation of Leading People.

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#NCStateMBA #Raleigh #Leadership #Admissions
🎉 Planning a giveaway? Learn from Red Lobster’s endless shrimp promotion and subsequent bankruptcy filing. 

@NCStatePoole’s Michael Stanko explores the hidden risks of promo campaigns in our #PooleThoughtLeadership series.

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#MarketingInsights #NCStatePoole #ThoughtLeadership #PooleFacultySpotlight #ThinkAndDo
Meet Shaluka Perera ‘14, whose journey with the NC State Jenkins MBA transformed his career and more. Beyond substantial salary bumps and promotions, Shaluka discusses the enduring personal and professional growth he's experienced, a testament to the lasting impact of our MBA program.

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Congratulations to Dana Magliola (‘16) on his new role as senior director of infrastructure competitiveness at the NC Chamber Foundation! With over 20 years of experience in industry, academia and government, Dana brings unparalleled expertise to lead the foundation's long-term strategy and policy agenda for infrastructure and growth-related issues.

#NCStateMBA #Infrastructure #Leadership #NCStatePoole #NCChamberFoundation
Big congratulations to Kalindi Kapadia, winner of the Poole College’s Jenkins Team Player Award at this year’s inaugural college awards! 

Kalindi has made a tremendous impact on the Jenkins MBA community with her tireless efforts and supportive leadership.
Her nominators describe her as, “an engaged, sincere, tireless and empathetic peer. She is constantly looking for ways to support her fellow MBA students and raising the bar for all those in the program.”
👨‍🎓 Meet our graduate commencement speaker, Online MBA student Joseph Pinkney! 

Balancing a full-time role at Walmart Inc. and serving in the Air Force Reserves, Joseph exemplifies leadership and perseverance. His Raleigh Residency experience was a game-changer, enriching his MBA journey at Poole College. 

🎓 Join us in celebrating the achievements of all our #NCState24 graduates, including Joseph, on May 2. 

#NCStatePoole #GradPack #NCStateMBA #MBAJourney
Congratulations to Professor Paul Mulvey, who was honored with the 2024 UNC Board of Governors Award for Excellence in Teaching. 

Dr. Mulvey’s course on toxic leadership challenges and inspires our MBA students, reflecting his profound dedication to education and mentorship at NC State since 1995.

Let’s applaud Dr. Mulvey’s lifelong commitment to empowering students and shaping future leaders! 🎓💼

#Leadership #ExcellenceInTeaching #JenkinsMBA #NCStatePoole @ncstatepoole