Archives for Business Administration

College of Business Administration launches enhanced online MBA program

Oct. 6, 2017 | MBA | The Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration announces the launch of an enhanced MBA program in the Harding University Graduate School of Business. Now fully online, the Harding Master of Business Administration program has been re-engineered to deliver a top-notch, Christ-centered curriculum accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Structured with working professionals in
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Business and engineering students win innovation award

April 27, 2017 | Business | Engineering | A group of six Harding students was recognized for its participation in the Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup, a statewide business plan competition for graduate and undergraduate students. The DWRGC is an annual competition hosted by the Arkansas Economic Acceleration Foundation that seeks to encourage an entrepreneurial spirit among graduate and undergraduate students and recognize them for
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MBA program offers on-site courses for ArcBest employees

Feb. 9, 2017 | MBA | With a goal of aiding busy professionals seeking to complete an MBA, the Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration began conducting on-site MBA classes for ArcBest employees in its Fort Smith, Arkansas, headquarters location last month. The first student group of approximately 12 employees began classes Jan. 9. The arrangement with ArcBest allows employees to enroll in Harding’s
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Categories: Academics, Campus & Community, and University.

Waldron Center hosts small-business workshop

Jan. 20, 2016 | Waldron Center | The Waldron Center for Entrepreneurship and Family Business hosted a small-business workshop Saturday, Jan. 21, from 8:30 a.m. until noon in the Mabee Business Center. The workshop was designed to introduce fundamentals of small business for anyone interesting in starting a business. “Part of the mission for the Waldron Center is to put on activities for entrepreneurs that
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Faculty take the classroom to New York and Washington, D.C.

January 18, 2017 | Communication | English | Theatre | FCS | Business | Five academic areas visited the Washington, D.C., and New York Dec. 31-Jan. 9 for a 10-day course counting for one to three credit hours. Students toured the Capitol, NBC Studios and the 9/11 Memorial and Museum and visited with alumni. This was the first year for the English department to participate,
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Categories: Academics, Department, and University.

Wal-Mart CFO begins ASI Distinguished Lecture Series

Sept. 9, 2016 | Business Administration | ASI | The American Studies Institute hosted its first event of the year Thursday, Sept. 8, at 7:30 p.m. in Benson Auditorium. Brett Biggs, executive vice president and chief financial officer for Wal-Mart, spoke as part of the 2016-17 Distinguished Lecture Series. Moderated by President Bruce McLarty, the presentation allowed Biggs to cover a number of topics, including
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Health care management MBA ranked top five

Aug. 23, 2016 | MBA | The University’s Master of Business Administration degree with a health care management concentration was ranked fifth in the “Top 20 Graduate Programs in Health Care Management in the South 2016” compiled by Health Care Management Degree Guide, an independent college search and rankings site. Harding was the only Arkansas school listed on the regional ranking, which considers factors such
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Categories: Academics and University.

COBA provides learning beyond classroom walls

April 26, 2016 | Business | As the semester is coming to a close, students are busy studying for finals and putting finishing touches on presentations. Students are reflecting on the knowledge and skills they’ve learned in the classroom over the entire semester, and for students in the Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration, some of that learning took place outside of the walls
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Students rebrand local business

March 29, 2016 | Art & Design | Business | Stevens Art Gallery is featuring an exhibit this week by graphic design, interior design and marketing students highlighting projects students created to rebrand the Searcy restaurant Pasta Grill. Groups formed by students from each major worked with the restaurant on a marketing report and plans for interior and exterior of a new space. They also
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“I really appreciate the feedback I get from my teachers…”

College of Business | MBA Sara Harvey, a 2012 Harding graduate, is currently working toward her MBA while staying involved in her career as a senior accountant at Windstream. Harvey said she enrolled in the program because of the successful learning experiences she had with her professors as an undergraduate student. She believes that as a graduate student, she continues to gain strong learning experiences.
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Categories: Students.