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Residencies

To enhance experiential learning, residencies are built into the program - one residency at the beginning of the program and one being in a subsequent fall or spring semester. During our residencies, you’ll connect what you learn in the classroom to tangible issues and develop confidence in what you know and what you can do. These experiences will provide interaction with faculty, experiential learning, and networking opportunities with peers. These residencies are held in Morgantown, West Virginia.


Orientation

Meet your cohort and teammates in Morgantown, WV while being introduced to Managerial and Team Skills and Business Research curricula. Several Online MBA faculty make an appearance throughout Orientation for you to learn more about them and the courses they teach. Orientation will conclude with a day full of team-building activities.   

Building the Business Professional

Learn about managerial soft skills during this residency held again in Morgantown, WV. You'll cover Marketing Strategy curriculum while addressing a case study and doing a marketing pitch. We'll also share with you more of the Mountaineer spirit.

Mock Venture Capital Fair

Your final semester will include a mock venture capital fair held in Morgantown, WV. Work with your teammates to navigate through a simulation and pitch your business's needs to mock VCs. This project is part of your Integrated Global Business course.