Everyone’s Business (Inside Higher Ed)


[[{“type”:“media”,“view_mode”:“media_large”,“fid”:null,“attributes”:{“class”:“media-image alignright size-full wp-image-1603”,“typeof”:“foaf:Image”,“style”:“”,“width”:“100”,“height”:“100”,“alt”:“Inside Higher Ed”}}]]In this article, Inside Higher Ed takes a look at several business schools from across the country that offer intensive summer programs for students with liberal arts backgrounds, highlighting The Tuck Business Bridge Program at Dartmouth.

Inside Higher Ed notes that the Bridge Program completed its 16th session this summer and has run at capacity for the past 10 years. While the program has been successful in helping students secure jobs, that is not the ultimate goal, says Nicole Faherty, the Bridge Program Manager. “We’re not here to support job placement, we’re here for providing the tools for them to make them more employable,” she told the web journal.

The Bridge Program teaches college juniors, seniors, and recent graduates of arts and sciences colleges the basics of accounting, marketing, finance, and leadership.

Read the full story, published 8/24/12 in Inside Higher Ed.

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