Online MBA students succeed in male-dominated fields
Women who work in male-dominated fields, such as business, face a unique set of challenges and hurdles in the workplace. Learn from women enrolled in the online MBA program who are succeeding in their careers while balancing their personal lives.
An Innovative Approach to Course Design
A team at Penn State is taking a deep dive into some of its graduate courses by studying the data that show how students learn and behave. Hear how they hope to use their findings to redesign courses in ways that will help students be more successful online learners.
Penn State Online MBA Welcomes 141 New Students
The incoming group participated in a virtual residency that serves as the official kickoff to the program. Take a look at the pictures they shared.
Poets and Quants features Yuri Vanessa Cuervo as a 2021 Best & Brightest Online MBA student
Discover how this passionate healthcare leader leveraged her online education to think more strategically in her data-driven role. View Yuri’s Poets and Quants profile.
The credential stackers: meet the new generation of professional learners
The increased popularity of credential stacking is being driven by a greater focus on lifetime learning. Discover how the Penn State Smeal College of Business is staying ahead of the competition.
Matthew Thomas Mullins named another P&Q Best & Brightest for 2021
Engineer and go-getter Matt Mullins talks about his achievements and the most surprising aspect of his experience as a Penn State Online MBA student. Read his Poets and Quants profile and about Matt’s ambitious plan for the future.
Penn State Smeal MBA programs join Forté Foundation to continue supporting women in business
Smeal's partnership demonstrates a commitment to furthering Forté’s mission of launching women into fulfilling, significant careers through access to business education, professional development, and a community of successful women. Learn how students can benefit from this affiliation.
U.S. News ranks MBA, graduate business programs in its top 10 for 2021
Penn State’s online graduate business programs are in the top 10 of U.S. News & World Report’s latest rankings of the best programs in the country. Learn more about Penn State's rankings in the recently released report.
Penn State World Campus ranked among the best institutions by U.S. News
Select Penn State online degree programs have been recognized by the U.S. News & World Report Best Online Programs Rankings for 2021. Learn more about Penn State's rankings in the recently released report.
Year-in-review recap highlights accomplishments for Penn State's online graduate portfolio
Penn State has been a mainstay for years among the top universities that offer graduate education. Read our 2020 year-in-review recap to see how Penn State World Campus and the internationally ranked Smeal College of Business have successfully partnered together to meet the dynamic needs of adult learners.
Six Penn State Smeal graduate students recognized by Poets & Quants
Every year, Poets & Quants celebrates the work of the “best and the brightest” and recognizes students who embody the voices of their schools while becoming leaders, mentors, visionaries, and volunteers in the business community. Learn more about these accomplished students.