Full-time MBA Orientation

We are excited about you joining our unique and innovative community and look forward to meeting you in the Fall!

Please bookmark this page and visit often, as we will post much more information and next steps between now and the start of orientation.

Orientation is designed to prepare you and equip you with the necessary tools to be successful in the Jenkins MBA program and as a business leader. Orientation will focus on increasing your knowledge, developing your skills and integrating you into the Jenkins MBA community. Orientation is also designed to challenge you in many ways through a mix of guided and facilitated activities, with areas of emphasis including:

  • Critical thinking
  • Communication skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Networking & social integration
  • Career preparation

Please note: Orientation is mandatory for all incoming MBA students, so please plan to take care of any personal business before or after orientation.

Orientation Dates

  • Orientation for Full-time MBA students starting Fall 2017 will span 1-2 weeks in early August 2017. We will post dates as soon as possible; in the meantime, please plan to get settled in the area and be ready to start on campus on August 1, 2017.

Please check out some Pre-MBA opportunities to get ready for your MBA at NC State.