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Formal portrait of Yuvay Ferguson, Associate Professor and Assistant Dean of Impact and Engagement, Howard University School of Business

Marketing in the Digital Age With Howard University's Yuvay Ferguson, Ph.D.

What makes Howard so special is that you're getting a culturally specific experience with a great education

Monday, January 10, 2022

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5 Reasons MBA Applicants Should Want to Take the GMAT (Even When It Isn't Required)

Many MBA programs require the GMAT. Even when they don't, there are good reasons to take the exam. We share the five most compelling.

Monday, November 8, 2021

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How Much Will an Online MBA Actually Cost? A Comprehensive Guide.

Designed and led by an award-winning faculty with expertise across the business world, Howard University's Online MBA stresses modern business approaches and data-driven solutions to business challenges.

Friday, November 5, 2021

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How to Calculate the Return on Investment of an Online MBA

To determine the return on investment of an MBA, consider your situation pre-MBA and post-MBA, what you'll learn, who you'll meet, and how you'll boost your earning potential.

Thursday, November 4, 2021

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GMAT vs. GRE: Which Looks Better on Business School Applications?

To boil the difference between the GMAT and GRE down to one characteristic: the GRE stresses verbal skills while the GMAT emphasizes quantitative skills.

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

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8 Ways to Maximize Your MBA Starting Salary

The average starting salary with an MBA is a staggering 77 percent higher than the average annual salary with a bachelor's degree—and many newly hired MBAs also receive signing bonuses.

Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Howard University School of Business Dean Anthony Wilbon.

Anthony Wilbon: Building a Bold Future on a Storied Past

'Regardless of whether you come in as an online student or residency student, you're going to have an impact. This experience is going to help you make that impact.'

Monday, September 20, 2021

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How to Write a Memorable MBA Essay

Most prospective MBA students apply to multiple business school programs with near-identical essay questions. Don't make this mistake.

Thursday, August 26, 2021

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3 Core Strengths Every Howard Online MBA Application Should Embody

While there's no foolproof way to ensure successful candidacy for any MBA program, there are ways to improve your odds of winning over Howard's admissions committee.

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

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Should I Get an Online MBA? 6 Key Skills Howard Online MBA Students Develop

Howard's Online MBA prepares you to step into top-tier roles like director, vice president, and even CEO, but that's not the only return on investment.

Tuesday, August 24, 2021