Profile Programs offer inside look at Krannert degree options

September 2, 2010

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — This fall, Purdue University's Krannert School of Management will offer previews to anyone interested in a master's degree program.

Profile Programs will be held throughout the academic year, giving potential students the chance to meet with admissions and career services staff, tour Rawls Hall and the Krannert Center for Executive Education, talk with current students and attend classes.

Full-time options include the two-year master of business administration and master of science degree in human resources management programs, 11-month master of science in industrial administration, and 10-month master of science degree with a concentration in finance. Profile Program dates for those degrees are Sept. 13, 27; Oct. 4, 25; Nov. 8, 22; Dec. 6; Jan. 24; Feb. 7, 21; March 28; April 11, 25; May 23; and June 6, 20

Professionals may choose to continue their current work assignments while earning a degree through one of Krannert’s part-time or executive degree options.

Weekend MBA classes take place on Saturdays throughout the academic year. Profile Programs for the weekend MBA will be held Sept. 11, 25; Oct. 23, 30; and Nov. 6, 20.

The executive MBA and international master’s in management programs combine distance learning with on-campus instruction. Profile Programs for those will be held Sept. 20 and Dec. 13.

2011 Profile Program dates for the part-time and executive degrees will be announced soon on the Krannert School website, http://www.krannert.purdue.edu/

Profile Program registration information can be found at the following sites:

For a full-time master’s degree, http://www.krannert.purdue.edu/programs/masters/Degree_Programs/Full_Time/Profile_Programs/home.asp

For a weekend MBA, http://www.krannert.purdue.edu/wkndprofiles

For an executive or international degree, http://www.krannert.purdue.edu/execprofiles

More information also is available by calling 800-MBA-KRAN (622-5726). 

Writer:  Judith Barra Austin, 765-494-2432, jbaustin@purdue.edu  

Source:  Tim Newton, Krannert School director of external relations and communications, 765-496-7271, tnewton@purdue.edu