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  • 2020 Poets & Quants Online MBA B-School Ranking

    2020 Poets & Quants Online MBA B-School Ranking

    Villanova, Pa., November 9, 2020 - The Villanova School of Business (VSB) Online MBA ranked in the top ten among programs in the annual Poets&Quants ranking, coming in at #7 in the nation. VSB performed exceptionally well—earning the #2 spot—in the academic experience part of the methodology, largely comprised of the results of an extensive alumni survey. There were 47 schools included in the ranking this year, and inclusion was on an invitation-only basis. This is the second year the VSB Online MBA participated in the ranking.

  • Villanova School of Business Wins Four 2020 MarCom Awards

    Villanova School of Business Wins Four 2020 MarCom Awards

    VILLANOVA, Pa., October 27, 2020—The Villanova School of Business (VSB) was selected as a winner of four 2020 MarCom awards. This international competition recognizes the creativity of marketing and communications professionals from Fortune 50 companies, PR firms, production companies, advertising agencies and educational institutions representing dozens of countries around the world.

  • VSB Creates New Minor in Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning

    VSB Creates New Minor in Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning

    Villanova, Pa., September 24, 2020 – The Villanova School of Business (VSB) has introduced the Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) minor in Fall 2020. The three-course minor degree is open to all VSB students, with coursework that includes building prototype intelligent systems, natural language processing, expert systems, supervised and unsupervised learning, and robotics, among other areas that comprise the broad field of AI.

  • VSB Welcomes New Faculty Members for the 2020-2021 Academic Year

    VSB Welcomes New Faculty Members for the 2020-2021 Academic Year

    Villanova, Pa., August 14, 2020 – The Villanova School of Business (VSB) is pleased to announce the addition of 10 new faculty members to join its team of teacher-scholars.

  • Moran Center for Global Leadership Launches Global Business Concentration

    Moran Center for Global Leadership Launches Global Business Concentration

    Villanova, PA, May 28, 2020 - The Elenore and Robert F. Moran Sr. Center for Global Leadership (MCGL) has developed VSB’s first multidisciplinary concentration for non-business students seeking a global business credential. The Global Business Concentration (GBC) requires four international business (IB) courses or a combination of study abroad and three IB courses with foreign language proficiency.

  • Two VSB Students Selected as Poets & Quants 2020 Best & Brightest Business Majors

    Two VSB Students Selected as Poets & Quants 2020 Best & Brightest Business Majors

    Villanova, PA, April 13, 2020 - Two Villanova School of Business (VSB) students – Saachi Bedi ’20 VSB and Julie Snitzer ’20 VSB – were selected as Poets & Quants for Undergrads 2020 Best & Brightest Business Majors. Poets & Quants chose 100 students from around the nation who use their skills to impact business in creative ways and who are poised to be the future leaders of the business world.

  • VSB Honored with Six Hermes Creative Awards

    VSB Honored with Six Hermes Creative Awards

    Villanova, Pa., April 6, 2020 – Villanova School of Business (VSB) was selected as a winner of six 2020 Hermes Creative Awards administered by the Association of Marketing and Communications Professionals (AMCP). AMCP judges are industry professionals who look for companies and individuals whose talent exceeds a high standard of excellence and whose work serves as a benchmark for the industry.

  • Gerard H. Sweeney, President, CEO and Trustee of Brandywine Realty Trust Named Honoree for Villanova’s Celebration of Excellence in Real Estate

    Gerard H. Sweeney, President, CEO and Trustee of Brandywine Realty Trust Named Honoree for Villanova’s Celebration of Excellence in Real Estate

    VILLANOVA, Pa., February 13, 2020 — The Daniel M. DiLella Center for Real Estate at the Villanova School of Business is pleased to announce Gerard H. “Jerry” Sweeney, President, Chief Executive Officer and Trustee of Brandywine Realty Trust as this year’s honoree at the Villanova Celebration of Excellence in Real Estate. The 2020 celebration, to be held on June 4, 2020, at the Union League of Philadelphia, will recognize Sweeney for his significant contributions to real estate education at VSB and to the larger real estate industry.

  • Villanova School of Business Online MBA and Graduate Business Programs Top 10 in U.S. News & World Report

    Villanova School of Business Online MBA and Graduate Business Programs  Top 10 in U.S. News & World Report

    Villanova, Pa., January 14, 2020 – The Villanova School of Business (VSB) earned top-ten ranks in the annual U.S. News & World Report Best Online Graduate Business Programs, and the Best Online MBA ranking, earning the #3 and #9 spots respectively.

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