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Aug 12, 2019  |  Academics

MBA Consulting Practicum Drives Success for Clients and Students

The Consulting Practicum in the Jenkins MBA Program has an overarching objective: to drive success for both the student consultants and their clients in a wide range of businesses and industries. Since fall 2017, when the practicum was launched, 111 students […]

Jul 21, 2019

Vishnu Kotipalli MBA/MIE’18: A Testament to Academia’s Impact on Industry

Vishnu Kotipalli graduated from NC State in 2018, having earned both a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree and a Master of Industrial Engineering (MIE) degree through the Poole College of Management’s dual-degree program. In this interview, Kotipalli discusses what […]

Jun 7, 2019

McLauchlan Leadership Challenge Brings Jenkins MBA Student ‘Out of the Chair, Into the Air’

Sahir Patel drove 1,300 miles, from Raleigh, N.C., to Austin, Texas, for his summer internship in that state’s procurement department. Cross-country travel for internships is not unheard of, but this was one of several significant journeys – both physical and […]

Jun 3, 2019

Professor Bill Rand: Understanding Complex Networks, Data-driven Decisionmaking

Professor Bill Rand discusses his data-driven, interdisciplinary approach to marketing research and teaching.

May 24, 2019

Will Morrison: U.S. Navy Supply Corps Officer Drops Anchor in Raleigh for His MBA

For Lt. Cmdr. Will Morrison, the last two years at NC State earning his MBA have been a welcomed pit stop on his journey to the top of the ranks of the US Navy’s Supply Corps. The road to Raleigh […]

Apr 26, 2019

Poole Showcase Celebrates Student Innovation and Employer Engagement

The 11th Annual Poole Leadership and Innovation Showcase highlighted work representing 29 undergraduate and 21 graduate team projects demonstrating the real-world challenges tackled throughout the academic year.

Apr 10, 2019

Six Poole College Teams Pitch Startups at 2019 Lulu eGames

Four Poole College teams earn cash awards at 2019 Lulu eGames

Mar 12, 2019

Jenkins MBA Climbs in the 2020 U.S. News Ranking

The NC State Jenkins MBA program in the Poole College of Management climbed up the 2020 U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate School rankings.

Aug 22, 2018

MBA Summer Internship Reflections

Full-time student Chris Hoina reflects on his summer MBA internship at Blue Cross Blue Shield.

Jul 30, 2018

The NC State Jenkins MBA: A Great Investment in Your Future

Jenkins MBA students share examples of the value of their degree.