Blog - Resources for Business School Students

The blog helps online MBA students choose the right business school and make the most out of life beyond graduation. Readers can learn about what to expect when pursuing an online business degree, including information about the application process, exceptional professors leading programs, and MBA alternatives. Additionally, there are detailed guides to scholarships, internship opportunities (paid and unpaid), conferences, careers, and prospective salaries, as well as features about the ever-changing business landscape.

Check back regularly for interviews with degree program administrators and tips for successful applications, among other resources.

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    Schools with an Exceptional Insurance & Risk Management MBA Faculty

    December 17, 2018

    Students with an analytical mindset are excellent candidates for an MBA in risk management and insurance, which consists of courses such as managing risk across an enterprise, property and casualty risk management, and insurance and risk management in the present day and age.

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    MBA Alternatives: MS in Digital Marketing

    December 7, 2018

    Being able to attract, acquire, and retain customers is the most critical objective for startups, small companies, and big corporations. Digital marketing is constantly evolving to include new mediums of communication, strategies for attracting and retaining customers, and tools for managing campaigns.

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    Universities with an Outstanding Strategy & Strategic Management Faculty

    December 7, 2018

    An online MBA in strategy and strategic management has the same curriculum as its on-campus counterpart, along with opportunities for in-person training through campus immersions. There are many talented and experienced professors teaching within these programs.

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    Schools with an Exceptional Faculty in Data Analytics and Business Intelligence

    November 19, 2018

    Data is a crucial part of decision-making and is found in abundance in almost every sector, be it healthcare, business, finance, marketing, defense, or aerospace. Thus, the demand for data analytics professors is always on the rise.

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    Reputable Rankers: A Guide to Business School Rankings

    November 13, 2018

    Few criteria seem as critical to prospective MBA candidates as the ranking of school or program. Many applicants seek out rankings as soon as they decide to attend business school, but with so many different systems and evaluators, which ones make sense for applicants to consider?

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    Schools with an Exceptional Organizational Leadership Faculty

    November 1, 2018

    These 20 organizational leadership professors have considerable field experience along with expertise honed through years of research. They have been widely published and awarded for their achievements in the field.

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    MBA Alternatives: Master's in Business Analytics

    October 26, 2018

    While an MBA exposes students to various aspects of business and makes them more valuable to employers, other options are less intensive and more focused than an MBA. One such program is a master of science (MS) in business analytics.

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    Universities with an Outstanding Sports Management & Athletic Administration Faculty

    October 22, 2018

    The following guide covers exceptional sports management and athletic administration professors, who have extensive real-world experience, expertise in athletic administration, and have been widely cited and published.

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    20 Digital & Social Media Marketing Professors to Know

    October 2, 2018

    We live in a largely digital world, and brands are increasingly moving away from traditional methods of advertising because of how ingrained social media is in our daily lives.

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    MBA Alternatives: Business Fundamental MOOCs

    September 28, 2018

    Through MOOCs, outstanding coverage of MBA core topics is available online from some of the best business schools in the world.

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    The Best Mobile Apps for MBA Students

    September 25, 2018

    A typical MBA student needs to manage a demanding workload that includes class assignments, group projects, internships, job interviews, student club meetings, and networking events. Mobile apps can play a significant role in helping students manage this demanding workload.

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    MBA Alternatives: Master's Programs in Organizational Leadership

    September 17, 2018

    An MBA provides students with a solid foundation in various business fundamentals such as accounting, finance, and marketing, while corporate leadership programs focus solely on leadership development, the role of leadership, and strategic decision making.

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    List of Paid MBA Internships in Technology, Finance, and Consulting

    September 10, 2018

    For full-time business school students, summer internships are crucial. They provide valuable work experience and can function as trial periods for employers considering new hires after their graduation. In fact, some MBA employers only offer full-time jobs to their former interns.

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    Useful and Popular Business Books for MBA Students

    August 17, 2018

    BSchools curated a list of books from a wide variety of authorities for MBA students and others who wish to obtain an understanding of business strong enough to lay the foundation for a successful management career.

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    Guide to MBA Careers - Business Administration Career Paths

    July 12, 2018

    Over the last couple of years, the technology industry has begun to chip away at the share of MBA graduates joining the finance world, and more specifically, investment banking. Some studies even suggest that tech has already, or soon will, become the top recruiter of MBA graduates.