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The Darden Partners Association

The mbaMission blog on Businessweek.com recently wrote a blog post highlighting the Darden Partners Association (DPA), an inclusive community for spouses, families and significant others of Darden MBA students.
The blog notes:
One alumnus told mbaMission that he chose Darden over other … Continue reading

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Darden: The Business School With the Best MBA Teaching Faculty

According to a new study published by the MBA website Poets & Quants, Darden is the only business school to be in the top 20th percentile of MBA graduate satisfaction in teaching quality for 24 consecutive years. The study is based … Continue reading

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Businessweek Highlights Darden’s Entrepreneurship Resources

Bloomberg Businessweek recently came out with an article, “B-School Entrepreneurship,” highlighting “top MBA programs with startup resources to spare.”
The Darden School of Business is noted for having awarded over $285,000 for startups at the University of Virginia each year. The Darden Business … Continue reading

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Bloomberg Businessweek Ranks Darden’s Job Placement in Top 5

The Darden School of Business ranked #5 in the Best Job Placement 2011 ranking in Bloomberg Businessweek. Three months after graduation, 95% of the Class of 2011 graduates had jobs. Microsoft, Bank of America and Amazon were the top employers.
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Q&A with MBA Admissions Dean

Bloomberg Businessweek interviewed Assistant Dean of MBA Admissions Sara Neher. She discusses the importance of work experience, why more women should apply to b-school, the case method, recruiting and more.
Read the article, “Admissions Q&A: University of Virginia.”

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Darden Rises in Bloomberg BusinessWeek’s Full-Time MBA Ranking

Today Bloomberg BusinessWeek released its “2010 Full-Time MBA Rankings,” and the Darden School of Business is pleased to announce that the School rose five places to the #11 spot.
In an accompanying article, “The Best U.S. Business Schools 2010,” Darden’s Director … Continue reading

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BusinessWeek Video with Professor Jared Harris

BusinessWeek recently interviewed Darden Professor Jared Harris about why MBA applicants should consider Darden. He discusses the case method, Darden’s focus on ethics, and the culture of high-engagement learning. Watch the video to learn more:

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