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MBA in Spokane at Eastern Washington University - Spring 2012 Newsletter - AACSB Accredited

Summer 2012 Calendar

Summer Registration Begins: April 23

Last Day of Instruction:
June 8

Final Exams Week:
June 11-14

Last Day of Quarter:
June 15

Grades Available on EagleNET: June 20

Instruction Begins:
June 25

Last Day of Instruction:
Aug. 15

Final Exams: Aug. 16-17

Last Day of Quarter:
Aug. 17

Grades Available on EagleNET: Aug. 22


The graduation application must be filed with the Graduate Studies Office no later than the second Friday of the quarter prior to expected graduation. Early application is encouraged. A diploma fee of $35.63 is required.


Roberta Brooke, Director
RPT 331

Cy Parker, Program Coordinator
RPT 330

Riverpoint Computer
Lab Hours

10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Noon-5 p.m.

SAC Library Hours
8 a.m.-9 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

All forms are available in the BADM 500 class packet, the Blackboard MBA Course, online at, or from Cy Parker in RPT 330.

Executive Development Course

Eastern is proud to be one of just seven universities in the U.S. authorized to teach the Economics of Competitiveness, a distinct business course based on materials developed by the Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness at Harvard Business School. Offered in collaboration with universities around the world, the respected course is designed to have a meaningful impact on the economic competitiveness of the communities in which it is taught.

For more information, visit

Are you ready for an international experience?

A dual-degree program is now available in cooperation with the University of Applied Sciences in Schmalkalden, Germany. This program provides students with the opportunity to study abroad for two consecutive quarters in addition to the required coursework of the MBA program. It combines the Master of Business Administration degree from Eastern Washington University with the Master of Art degree in International Business and Economics from the University of Applied Sciences in Schmalkalden, Germany.

For more information, visit

Are you enrolled in the MBA and CBPA Blackboard accounts?

The MBA and CBPA Programs have Blackboard accounts that are updated on a regular basis with tons of helpful information. Check on them periodically for announcements, new job or internship opportunities, scholarships, textbook lists, class schedules, educational opportunities to expand your skill set and much more. If you’re not enrolled in them yet you should be! The courses can be found by searching "MBA" or "CBPA" under the courses tab. If you have any problems enrolling, please email Cy Parker at

Be a part of the MBA Alumni Association!

The EWU Master of Business Administration Alumni Association has been created to add value to current and future Eastern MBA alumni. Involvement in the association is a great networking tool as well as an avenue to stay connected to classmates and professors. The association also provides alumni with the opportunity to give back to the program by mentoring current MBA students, providing internship opportunities or sharing their real-world knowledge and experience as a guest speaker in the classroom.

Find more information about upcoming events via Facebook.

Application for Advancement to Candidacy

Advancement to candidacy must take place upon completion of 16 credits and no later than the quarter in which you will complete 24 credits. Cy Parker will assist you in completing the advancement to candidacy form. If forms are submitted after the completion of 24 credits, you must file an appeal to the Dean of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies. The requirements for advancement to candidacy are located in the 2011-2012 Graduate and Undergraduate Catalog on pages 80-82.

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