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GRAD SCHOOLS BUSINESS Find the Right MBA Program 2012 a Comparison of military-friendly MBA programs available at the University of Hawai‘i at M¯ noa Shidler College of Business: Full-Time Part-Time Executive Distance Learning MBA MBA MBA Executive MBA Online Classes meet once a week Tuesdays 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Tuesdays/Thursdays Day Courses Class Schedule Weekdays Monday – Thursday, 6:00- Alternating Saturdays 8:00 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. 8:45 p.m. a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Alternating Saturdays 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 48 Credits 48 Credits Credit Hours (21 months; 18 month active (33 months, at two courses 48 Credits (22 months) 48 Credits (22 months) (Length of Program) duty military track available) per term) GPA 3.0 GPA 3.0 GPA 3.0 GMAT 550 GMAT 500 GPA 3.0 GMAT 450 Preferred Admission (V/Q = 28/28 (V/Q = 28/28 GMAT 450 TOEFL 600 (IELTS 7+) Guidelines & Writing = 3.5) & Writing = 3.5) TOEFL 600 (IELTS 7+) 5 Years Work Experience TOEFL 600 (IELTS 7+) TOEFL 600 (IELTS 7+) 5 Years Work Experience If 2-5 years experience, Two Years Work Experience Two Years Work Experience GMAT 500 June 1, 2013 June 1, 2012 Admission Deadline May 1, 2012 for the Fall 2012 cohort for 2013 cohort Extended to July 1st, 2012 • US military personnel, their spouses, and their authorized dependents (up to age 23) during the period the military Military Resident personnel is stationed in Hawai’i on active duty Not applicable Not applicable Tuition Qualifications • Members of the Hawai’i National Guard or Hawai’i-based Reserve who are under contract in Hawai’i Resident tuition: $35, 928* Resident tuition: Tuition: $38,281.50 $733/credit Tuition: $46,719 includes books, parking Tuition* Non-resident tuition: Non-resident tuition: $1239/ includes books, parking & when on campus & $61,200* credit Residence Weekend Residence Weekend (For AY F2012– S2013*) • Majority of students work • Majority of students work • Majority of students work • Students attend class full-time full-time and seek to full-time full-time • Courses scheduled advance in current career • Courses scheduled • Classes offered in a outside of regular working path outside of regular working cohort format hours • Courses scheduled hours • Students should have • Scheduling flexibility outside of regular working • Distance learning defined career goals for • Study-Abroad hours technology allows greatest benefit Program opportunities • Cohort format emphasizes online classes with full • Students need resources Characteristics • Asian Field Study option networking and peer participation to attend classes full-time • Significant amount of learning • Cohort format emphasizes • Significant amount of group work • Asian Field Study option peer learning group work • Access to internship, • Significant amount of • Asian Field Study option • Access to internship, professional group work • Significant amount of professional development, and career • Residence Weekend group work development, and career planning services fosters class cohesion • Residence Weekend planning services fosters class cohesion Fall 2010 Cohort Fall 2010 Cohort Fall 2009 Cohort Avg Work Exp: 7.7 years Avg Work Exp: 3.8 years Avg Work Exp: 12 years New Program Military: 14% Military: 4% Military: 10% Previous Class Profiles International: 17% International: 0 International: 5% (formerlly known as the Neighbor Island MBA) Age Range: 27-42 Age Range: 23-39 Age Range: 27-52 Avg Age: 32 Avg Age: 28 Avg. Age: 33 Carlos Medina Carlos Medina Toni Kruse Toni Kruse Questions? firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com (808) 956-8266 (808) 956-8266 (808) 956-5774 (808) 956-5774 * The Shidler College of Business conforms to the tuition schedule promulgated by the University of Hawai‘i Board of Regents. Fees estimated. Find the right MBA program for you. Your military experience coupled with an MBA from the Shidler College of Business will provide you with the competitive advantage necessary for continued career advancement within the armed forces or within the civilian workforce. The Shidler College of Business values the skills you have gained during your military experience— leadership, management, responsibility, high ethical standards—and can show you how combining them with business knowledge in finance, economics, accounting, can open up a world of career opportunities. We have proudly graduated active duty, reserve and veteran students from all branches of the military and are eager to show you which of our graduate programs will meet your needs and objectives. Whether you seek to leverage your veterans’ educational benefit or wish to pursue a degree while on active duty, contact us today to find out how a Shidler College of Business MBA—Hawaii’s only AACSB accredited MBA program—can complement your military experience. The Shidler College of Business has been granted military-friendly status by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) and offers the following benefits to all military personnel who have been active duty within three years of applying: Waived Application Fee for Full-time or Part-time MBA programs: Before paying the application fee online, please contact Carlos Medina, MBA Admissions Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org to request the military fee waiver. Deferment: Should your MBA plans be postponed due to your military service, we will provide you with a one year enrollment deferral. Scholarship Support: All active duty, reserve and veteran military personnel will receive full consideration for scholarship and financial aid opportunities. The amount of support offered will be based on the criteria used for our merit-based scholarships. a Program Support: In addition to the Shidler College of Business, the University of Hawai’i at M¯ noa Veteran’s Affairs Office is available to support you though your application, transition, and schooling. Once admitted, you will be assigned an academic advisor who will assist you throughout the program. Career development and internship staff are also available to help you identify possible career paths and explore new opportunities. TAKE THE NEXT STEP For more information, please visit www.shidler.hawaii.edu/programs
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