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WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM | Mustafa Abdel-Wadood (GRD '96) allegedly misappropriated funds and overvalued his firm's investments by more than half a billion dollars.

Alum Mustafa Abdel-Wadood Arrested on Charges of Fraud

Arrested in a New York City hotel on April 11, Georgetown alumnus Mustafa Abdel-Wadood (MBA ’96) faces fraud charges for misappropriating millions of dollars at The Abraaj Group, the largest private equity firm in the Middle East.   Abdel-Wadood, former Abraaj Group managing partner, pled not guilty, Assistant U.S. Attorney[Read More…]

by April 26, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
NATALISE ISÉ/THE HOYA The McDonough School of Business along with the McCourt School of Public Policy both

GU Grad Schools Rank Highly in New National, Global Surveys

The McCourt School of Public Policy and the McDonough School of Business both performed well in recently released nationwide and global surveys, with the MSB named first in the world for having the best-trained MBAs. The McCourt School moved up across three specialty categories in the latest U.S. News &[Read More…]

by March 22, 2019 0 comments News, News - Top
2018 graduates of MBA programs had a 98 percent employment rate three months after graduation, a new record for the program.

MBA Graduates Set Record Salaries and Employment

Graduates from the Master of Business Administration program set new records in 2018 for salaries and job placements, the McDonough MBA Career Center announced Oct. 31. For the class of 2018, 98 percent of graduates received an employment offer within three months of graduation, an increase from 93 percent in[Read More…]

by November 9, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Applicants for this season’s MBA selection cycle at the McDonough School of Business will be required to submit a new video component. The addition of video mirrors general changes in the job market.

New Georgetown MBA App Features Video

The McDonough School of Business has added a video component to its Masters of Business Administration application cycle, embracing a recent trend in both MBA programs and the job market. In reforming its application in this way, the MSB follows other elite business schools, such as Northwestern University’s Kellogg School[Read More…]

by October 14, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
MSB and SFS Unveil Joint Masters Program

MSB and SFS Unveil Joint Masters Program

The McDonough School of Business and School of Foreign Service have collaborated to launch a year-long masters program in International Business and Policy (MA-IBP). The master’s candidates will undergo six learning modules across three continents. In Washington, D.C. students will cover topics including global business strategy and the future of[Read More…]

by September 9, 2016 0 comments Business - Top

MBA Student Brings Authentic Korean Food with a Modern Twist to Georgetown

When Eunjung Kim (MBA ’16) left the food Mecca of New York City and came to Washington, D.C., to attend the McDonough School of Business, she felt unsatisfied with the limited food options available in the District. “Maybe I’ve been too spoiled living in New York for 7½ years, but[Read More…]

MSB to Offer Scholarships to Returning Peace Corps Volunteers

The McDonough School of Business will offer scholarships to returned members of the Peace Corps starting in 2017 after being chosen as a member of the Paul D. Coverdell Fellowship Program.   MSB Associate Dean of Master of Business Administration Admissions Shari Hubert, a former Peace Corps employee,brought the program[Read More…]

Georgetown MBA students visited New Orleans over Easter break to build houses that were destroyed by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

MBA Students Build Homes in New Orleans

On March 23, more than a dozen Georgetown Masters of Business Administration students volunteered their time to build houses with Habitat for Humanity and the Audubon Institute in New Orleans, La. Tahira Taylor (GRD ’17), vice president of community and sustainability for the McDonough School of Business, organized and gathered[Read More…]

by April 15, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
Thirty-seven MBA students travelled to Silicon Valley and the San Francisco Bay Area in January on the CBA’s annual CalTrek.

Students Venture to California on Tech Trek

Master of Business Administration students from Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business travelled to California this January through an annual student-funded program, CalTrek, to visit companies and alumni centered in Silicon Valley and the San Francisco Bay Area. The two-day trip, organized by Georgetown’s MBA California Business Alliance, an organization of[Read More…]

by February 19, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top

Rankings Highlight GU MBA Programs

The McDonough School of Business’ full time MBA program fell two spots to 26th in the country while its part-time MBA program surged 34 spots to fourth in the country, according to Bloomberg Businessweek’s business school rankings released in October. The drop and rise of the full and part-time programs,[Read More…]

by November 10, 2015 0 comments City News, News - Top