Gatton welcomes 2018/19 One Year MBA class to the University of Kentucky

Posted: July 16, 2018

The University of Kentucky welcomes the 2018/19 One Year MBA class to the Gatton College of Business and Economics. Compared to last year, this collective class brings additional work experience with an increased number of international students, minorities and professional women while maintaining a high standard of academic excellence and personal accomplishments. The complete class profile can be found here

"Our goal was to admit academically and professionally strong applicants who show the greatest potential for successfully completing our program and succeeding in a leadership capacity," said Harvie Wilkinson, MBA Program Director at the Gatton College of Business and Economics. We looked for applicants whose backgrounds will contribute significantly to the overall academic excellence and the demographic, educational and experiential diversity of each class. We are very excited about the merits of this particular class and look forward to witnessing all of their great accomplishments throughout the year and beyond."

Gatton's nationally ranked, full-time One Year MBA is an immersive, cross-disciplinary, hands-on experience designed for both recent graduates, young professionals and dual degree candidates. The teaching philosophy incorporates a number of core business processes positioned for both business and non-business students, along with military. The One Year MBA experience includes highly interactive, experiential courses situated in the corporate setting through the built-in internship program called Project Connect. In addition, graduates and alumni of the UK MBA pursue various managerial, technical and leadership roles during their career trajectory.  

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.