Haas Program Overview
The Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley, has offered a superb management education to men and women from around the world for more than a century. Haas students have a distinct profile in the marketplace: MBAs who have tried unusual things, taken risks, and explored new frontiers. The Haas School is one of the world’s leading producers of new ideas and knowledge for all areas of business, and a launching point for many new businesses.
The Haas School is known for its diverse and talented faculty, staff, students and alumni. They have created an innovative academic culture that stresses cooperative teamwork, entrepreneurship, a global point of view, and an emphasis on new ideas and fresh perspectives. The school’s programs benefit significantly from the university’s practice of interdisciplinary research and teaching, and the school’s strong connections to nearby Silicon Valley.
The world’s most selective organizations regularly court Berkeley MBA students. Prestigious investment banks, consulting firms, and technology companies of all sizes are among those firms that hire Haas students and graduates as interns and full-time employees. Employers seek out Berkeley MBA students because they demonstrate not only a mastery of powerful quantitative and management tools, but also a solid understanding of best practices for the changing technological, global, and human dimensions of business.