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The Way to An MBA

MBA Hopefuls Invited to UCR’s Graduate School of Management

Faculty and key administrators explain what it takes to get an MBA.

(April 20, 2006)

RIVERSIDE, Calif.-- --If you’ve ever wondered what it takes to get a Master of Business Administration degree, now is the time to attend a free, informational session at the A. Gary Anderson Graduate School of Management at UC Riverside on Saturday, May 6 from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Faculty and staff members will give presentations about the admissions process, the requirements for entering the MBA program and an overview of the school’s career services in Room 118 of Anderson Hall South, home of the old Citrus Experiment Station.

The schedule is as follows:

  • 10:30 a.m. — Dean and Associate Deans welcome the visitors.

  • 10:45 a.m. — The admissions process and requirements for an MBA given by Assistant Dean Charlotte Weber and Student Affairs Officer Cindy Roulette.

  • 11:15 a.m. — Career services presented by Lisa Ludwig, MBA career services director.

AGSM’s origins go back to 1970 when UC Riverside established the Graduate School of Administration. In 1994, The A. Gary Anderson Foundation’s generous endowment gift to the school led to its naming for the founder of Director's Mortgage.

AGSM is accredited by the International Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business and by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

Parking for participants will be on Lot 6 at $6 per vehicle for the day or 50 cents per half hour. Parking permits and information are available from attendants at the information kiosks at the Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and University Avenue entrances.

For more information call Cindy Roulette, student affairs officer at (951) 827-2513.

The University of California, Riverside ( is a doctoral research university, a living laboratory for groundbreaking exploration of issues critical to Inland Southern California, the state and communities around the world. Reflecting California's diverse culture, UCR's enrollment has exceeded 21,000 students. The campus opened a medical school in 2013 and has reached the heart of the Coachella Valley by way of the UCR Palm Desert Center. The campus has an annual statewide economic impact of more than $1 billion.

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