ACBSP in Toronto: Global Conference & Accreditation Forum Gets High Marks From Attendees

ACBSP hosted its 5th global conference last week in Toronto. This is the first time the event has been held in Canada, home to 24 campuses in membership, with business programs in candidacy for accreditation, or accredited by ACBSP. Host schools Seneca College, BCIT Business, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, and College of the North Atlantic welcomed … Continue reading ACBSP in Toronto: Global Conference & Accreditation Forum Gets High Marks From Attendees

Members in the News: Post University Partners with Campus Management to Provide Modern and Flexible Solutions that Personalize the Student Journey

With a focus on personalizing the student journey, Post University® selected the enterprise suite of solutions from Campus Management to reach and engage constituents. Campus Management and Post University have a shared vision for engaging students throughout their lifecycle to create lifetime learners. Using CampusNexus® Student, CampusNexus CRM and CampusNexus Finance, HR & Payroll in … Continue reading Members in the News: Post University Partners with Campus Management to Provide Modern and Flexible Solutions that Personalize the Student Journey

Are You the Next ACBSP Teaching Excellence Award Recipient?

You'll only know the answer to that question if you apply by January 31. The International Teaching Excellence Award Committee and the ACBSP home office have introduced a new and improved online system for the Teaching Excellence Award nomination and application process. To help streamline the process, we’ve added a nomination form to the Teaching … Continue reading Are You the Next ACBSP Teaching Excellence Award Recipient?

Why ‘Blockchain’ is Becoming the Rage at U.S. Business Schools

As more students seek careers in financial technology, or 'fintech', U.S. business schools beef up training digital currency bitcoin. New York: U.S. business schools are beefing up training in the software that underlies digital currency bitcoin, a technology expected to be a game changer in many industries. The move makes sense as more students seek … Continue reading Why ‘Blockchain’ is Becoming the Rage at U.S. Business Schools

Teaching business within the liberal arts could help avoid the next Uber or Harvey Weinstein

As transgressions of civility by business leaders come to light—the fraudulent account scandal at Wells Fargo, the toxic work environment at Uber, the culture of sexual harassment at many organizations—it’s worth a controversial course correction: adding the study of business to the classic liberal arts education. While business education and a liberal arts training are … Continue reading Teaching business within the liberal arts could help avoid the next Uber or Harvey Weinstein

Members in the News: University of Redlands Announces Collaboration With United Technologies Corporation

The University of Redlands, a premier private liberal arts and professional university in Southern California, is proud to announce a collaboration with industrial giant United Technologies Corporation (UTC) to expand educational opportunities for the company's global workforce. This collaboration will enable UTC employees to pursue graduate or undergraduate degrees offered by the University of Redlands … Continue reading Members in the News: University of Redlands Announces Collaboration With United Technologies Corporation

Faculty Buy-in Builds, Bit by Bit: Survey of Faculty Attitudes on Technology

Professors are slowly gaining confidence in the effectiveness of online learning as more of them teach online, Inside Higher Ed's 2017 Survey of Faculty Attitudes on Technology reveals. While faculty members remain slightly more likely to disagree than to agree that online courses can achieve student outcomes that are as good as those of in-person … Continue reading Faculty Buy-in Builds, Bit by Bit: Survey of Faculty Attitudes on Technology

“Disruption in the Accreditation Space” Among the Topics Covered in the Fall 2017 Issue of ACBSP Impact Magazine

The Fall 2017 issue of ACBSP Impact — Leadership Edition is now available. Featured articles include: From Academia to Industry: Combating Negative Career Effects The Accreditation Roadmap Series: Standard One - Leadership The Practical Side of Standard One: A Focus on Students & Faculty Disruption in the Accreditation Space Click here to read online or … Continue reading “Disruption in the Accreditation Space” Among the Topics Covered in the Fall 2017 Issue of ACBSP Impact Magazine

Support For Female MBAs Pushes More Women Into Business

Conquering the stigma attached to women attending business school has opened a whole new platform for female MBAs The confidence to pursue an MBA is a key factor of the rise of women in business. More women are venturing into business school with heightened optimism, and the added security of a network of organizations actively … Continue reading Support For Female MBAs Pushes More Women Into Business

Canada’s Glowing Reputation Creates Opportunities for Business Schools

Canada ranks as the third most popular destination for international business students, a survey from London-based consultants Carrington Crisp and the European Foundation for Management Development indicates. For better or worse, a country's national reputation can influence where students choose to pursue their business education. Canada is basking in a global glow, according to a … Continue reading Canada’s Glowing Reputation Creates Opportunities for Business Schools