THE LEHIGH ONE-YEAR MBA PROGRAM MERGES OPPORTUNITY, RIGOR, AND SPEED FOR PROFESSIONALS READY TO TAKE THEIR CAREER TO THE NEXT LEVEL.
THIS UNIQUE PROGRAM ALLOWS YOU TO LEVERAGE THE EXPERIENCE AND ACUMEN OF YOUR OWN THREE-PERSON COACHING TEAM WITH HANDS-ON CONSULTING PRACTICUM THAT WILL TAKE YOUR POTENTIAL AND MAKE IT REALITY.
FEATURES AND BENEFITS OF THE ONE YEAR MBA
1. A DEDICATED COACHING TEAM
You will be assigned a coaching team prior to arriving on campus. Coaching teams include:
- 1-MBA program faculty advisor
- Industry mentor
- Career coach
Coaching teams focused on your professional goals and career aspirations are assigned to you at the onset of the 1-MBA program. They will personally serve as mentors and assist you with professional development opportunities. Your successful completion of the 1-MBA is a major priority of the coaching team.
2. THE CONSULTING PRACTICUM
The Consulting Practicum will first introduce you to fundamental consulting skills and provide knowledge, training, and development through relevant activities in class. You will then transition to substantive, practical experience with a real company, and gain the hands on experience employers are seeking from their MBA recruits.
With consideration of your industry interest and skill set, you will be placed on a team of 3-4 people and paired with a company. You will have various deliverables throughout the program, keeping in close contact with your client and guided by your instructor.
3. PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT & GLOBAL IMMERSION
The 1-MBA offers personalized professional development coaching and global immersion study opportunities to ensure you get the most out of your MBA.
The goal of the professional development coaching and global immersion experiences is to prepare you for unprecedented challenges and set you on your way for life-long learning and development.
4. UNIQUE CURRICULUM APPROACH
You’ll begin with a variety of courses that will prepare you for the business fundamental sessions, followed by courses taught from the stakeholder perspective. Societal shift courses are interwoven throughout the program. The program ends with a capstone course integrating all of your knowledge and experience gained in the past year.
The 1-MBA unique curriculum approach provides you with a framework for navigating the business landscape throughout the course of your career.
If you are a professional looking for an MBA program that will launch your career with the best tools and opportunities, look no further than the 1 MBA Program.
What do our graduates say?
"I would recommend the 1-MBA program if you are like me and trying to make a pivot in your career."
-Alex Chorney '17
"If you are looking for a fast-paced learning environment with professors who have spent time in the industry and will challenge you to grow, then look no further than the 1-MBA."
-Thomas Ford '17
"I recommend the 1-MBA to those seeking to better understand business thought and practices in preparation for leadership roles."
-Eric Allred '17
To learn more about the 1 MBA Program, please complete the form below, and a program advisor will contact you to answer your questions.