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MBA News Roundup: Wharton’s Global Engagement Series in Mumbai, Non-Traditional MBA Career Paths, and More

Posted in Test Prep on October 3, 2011 by

Welcome to another installment of Knewton’s MBA News Roundup! This week, check out articles on Wharton’s new program in India, non-traditional MBA career paths, and how students are using social media to figure out b-schools.

Wharton b-school is launching a Global Engagement series in Mumbai, designed to meet the needs of high-potential business leaders in India.

“The Roots, Rituals and Rhetorics of Change: North American Business Schools After the Second World War,” describes the revolution in business education that took place in the 1950s and 1960s.

Business degrees becoming increasingly popular with circus performers and other members of the social fringe.

Eighty-five percent of potential students worldwide use social media to research schools, a survey by the MBA Tour reports.