Bernadette Birt, the executive director of the Wharton MBA for Executives Program, West, and chief operating officer of Wharton San Francisco since September, offers education in a format designed for working executives. The deadline for the next set of classes is Tuesday.
Why did you choose to come to Wharton San Francisco? I was drawn to the world-class reputation of the Wharton MBA for Executives Program in San Francisco and I truly enjoy working with experienced students at the MBA level. It was an opportunity I couldn’t pass up.
What is the school looking for in applicants this year? Wharton San Francisco is looking for highly motivated students eager to continue developing their career to its fullest potential while also earning a top-quality MBA education.
What are the key components of the program? The Wharton curriculum consists of a comprehensive core curriculum that builds a strong general management foundation, a wide selection of MBA electives [that] further functional knowledge and an international seminar where students can gain firsthand experience in the global business environment.
Where can students sign up? They can visit our website at www.wharton.upenn.edu/mbaexecutive.