UK MBA orients large, quality Professional MBA class

Posted: September 07, 2017

The University of Kentucky's Gatton College of Business and Economics welcomes one of their largest, quality classes into the Professional MBA in 2017 with approximately 75 new students entering the program. Compared to previous years, this 2017 Professional MBA class also brings more professional work experience and higher GMAT/GRE scores along with an increase in international candidates and professional women. The complete class profile for this class can be found here.

"With the increase in quantity, and more importantly, quality of our applicant pool this year, we feel confident that this group will bring a lot of value into the classroom," said Harvie Wilkinson, MBA Program Director at the University of Kentucky's Gatton College of Business and Economics. "We were more intentional in our recruitment strategy this year, and worked closer with our alumni, faculty, business partners and company leaders to attract the best quality MBA candidates."

The Professional MBA is Gatton's part-time, evening program that brings together a diverse network of working professionals from various work experiences, companies, and industries such as engineering, law, healthcare, agriculture, transportation, manufacturing, technology, banking/finance, government and military. Students in this program can also take advantage of new course electives, giving them more customization of their MBA experience along with valuable certifications

Please review the Admissions RequirementsMBA Preparatory Courses and updated GMAT/GRE Waiver Policy before applying. For additional questions, please contact Christopher Carney, Director of MBA Recruitment.