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UB admission events during COVID-19 pandemic
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the University of Baltimore Office of Admission has modified our upcoming admission events schedule. Details regarding changes to specific events are provided below.
During this time, admission counselors are working remotely. However, we are committed to providing uninterrupted personal attention and customer service to our prospective and admitted students.
Find out how UB can help you achieve your goals when you attend one of our upcoming online/virtual information sessions. During these sessions, you'll learn about UB's award-winning academic programs, campus services, the admission process, and financial aid and scholarships. PLUS: Attendees will receive a fee waiver code to apply for free!
UPCOMING VIRTUAL EVENTS
Graduate Student Events
Tuesday, April 21, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Join us for the Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences Design@UB webinar! For more than 35 years, UB has trained designers to make a difference in their communities and in their careers. UB’s design programs are practice-based and take a holistic approach to design education. We also provide expanded knowledge for those already in the field by offering post-baccalaureate certificates to help them remain competitive.
We invite you to attend and learn about the following programs:
• Interaction Design and Information Architecture (M.S.)
• Information and Interaction Design (D.S.)
• Integrated Design (M.A. and M.F.A.)
• User Experience Certificate
• Digital Communication Certificate.
During this online session, you will enjoy a presentation on the college led by its associate dean and get to interact with our outstanding faculty.
Thursday, April 23, 6-7:30 p.m.
We invite you to join an interactive online information session to learn more about the University of Baltimore graduate degrees and certificates. During the session, admission representatives and assistant deans will be available to answer questions about program formats, application requirements, and the admissions process. Your attendance at the event will waive the $50 graduate application fee.
Wednesday, April 29, 6-7:30 p.m.
Interested in learning more about the University of Baltimore's MBA, graduate business programs and the admissions process? This informative session is led by an assistant dean and an admission representative. During the session, you will learn about the Merrick School of Business and its academic programs, the steps for admission, scholarships and more.
Transfer Student Events
Lessons from the Business CloudJoin faculty from the University of Baltimore Merrick School of Business for quick, 15-minute Lessons From the Business Cloud. Each session will explore relevant and interesting topics relating to world events, areas of interest, or opportunities for students to explore.
Topic Date Time RSVP Entrepreneurship, Presented by Sanwar Sunnay
Almost everyday, we hear about new startup companies, cool apps and interesting products that revolutionize the way we do things, by making life more fun, simpler and hassle-free. We will take a quick look at how recent early-stage startups, as well as global brands that we know and love, had created the solutions using a set of simple principles and framework. Welcome to the exciting and creative new world of entrepreneurship and innovation.
Monday, April 6 2:00 p.m. RSVP Here Accounting, Presented by Mikhail Pevzner
Come and learn about auditing profession and why we need auditors and CPAs. CPA is a highly recognized and valued profession which provides a great degree of job security in these uncertain times. It opens up career opportunities in many other fields besides accounting and is a great starting point for someone thinking of career in business.
Tuesday, April 7 2:00 p.m. RSVP Here Economics, Presented by Dan Gerlowski
In our economy, markets are important. Markets deliver our breakfast, create an environment for us to go to school or work, and at the end of the day bring us entertainment or allow us to relax. True not everything is exchanged in a market but so many things are. A quick look at supply and demand helps us understand so much in the economy - why some prices rise and why some fall. Give a big clap for Adam Smith's "Invisible Hand."
Tuesday, April 14 2:00 p.m. RSVP Here Entrepreneurship, Presented by David Lingelbach
How entrepreneurs lean into uncertainty.
Wednesday, April 15 2:00 p.m. RSVP Here Information Systems, Presented by Eusebio Scornavacca
Technology plays an important role in our lives. We will explore how technology is transforming businesses and is creating amazing opportunities for bright career paths.
Friday, April 17 2:00 p.m. RSVP Here Marketing, Presented by Praneet Randhawa
Marketing is a highly misunderstood business aspect. To a lot of people, marketing is all about selling and advertising whereas in reality it is much more than that. It is actually a backbone of a great business, and great businesses understand that and approach it in a very different way. Let’s take a closer look at marketing and see how some of the companies use it.
Monday, April 20 2:00 p.m. RSVP Here Risk management and Insurance by Bill Raab
Risk management and Insurance provides diverse career opportunities often overlooked by students who are deciding about their future profession. Insurance is much more than sales and this session will provide an overview of the career opportunities in the insurance and risk management field. It will also discuss the career prospects for students with a risk management and insurance degree.
Wednesday, April 22 2:00 p.m. RSVP Here
Organizational Behavior, Presented by Kevin Wynne
Who do you think of when you hear the word “leader”—Who do you consider to be a good leader? Are good leaders born or made? What IS leadership anyway? Decades of organizational research have been focused on these exact questions. So, what have we learned about what types of leadership are most effective? This virtual mini-lecture will introduce you to the general topic and get you thinking about leadership in organizations in a new and interesting way.
Friday, April 24 2:00 p.m. RSVP Here
Transfer Information SessionsLearn more about transferring to the University of Baltimore! This session will highlight our academic majors, our campus services and opportunities, the admission process, financial aid and scholarships, and much more. This is a must attend session for anyone planning to transfer to UB for the Fall 2020 or beyond!
Date Time RSVP Tuesday, April 7, 2020 6-7 p.m. RSVP Here Friday, April 17, 2020 12-1 p.m. RSVP Here Thursday, April 23, 2020 12-1 p.m. RSVP Here Wednesday, May 6, 2020 5-6 p.m. RSVP Here
Wednesday, April 15, 6-7 p.m.
Join Charlie Tumosa, program director for the Forensic Studies program, to learn more about this exciting degree program. Charlie will discuss admission requirements, program objectives and share information about courses and employment opportunities.
Monday, April 20, 7-8 p.m.
Join our webinar to learn more about our Information Systems and Technology Management (ISTM) and Data Analytics specializations within the B.S. in Business Administration program.
You will learn about:
•program requirements, including what courses you need to take to transfer and to complete your bachelor's degree
•being a UB business school student
•job opportunities and graduate school options
•how to apply to UB and transferring credits.
Host: Kathea Smith, Assistant Dean, Merrick School of Business
Thursday, April 30, 12-1 p.m.
Join Michele Cotton, program director for the Legal Studies program and UB’s pre-law adviser, and Justin Hollimon, program faculty member, to learn more about the variety of law-related programs that UB offers. Michele will talk about early entry and guaranteed admission law options, our relevant bachelor and master degrees, law-school prep, and internship and research opportunities.
Monday, June 29, 3-4 p.m.
Join our webinar to learn more about our different specializations within the B.S. in Business Administration program.
You will learn about:
•Program requirements, including what courses you need to take to transfer and to complete your Bachelor's degree
•Being a UB Business School student
•Job opportunities and graduate school options
•How to apply to UB and the ease of transfer
Host: Kathea Smith, Assistant Dean, Merrick School of Business