Well-Connected University Celebrates 50 Years: UC Irvine
An impressive employment offer rate of 92% within three months of graduation attests to the effectiveness of the education and connectivity of UC Irvine’s Paul Merage School of Business. The Southern California university celebrates 50 years in 2015, and the vibrant Paul Merage School of Business is proud to maintain its position as the youngest amongst the nation’s top 50 business schools.
Students are attracted to the institution’s stellar location in Orange County, which offers a robust business community for internships, jobs, and networking, in addition to stunning beaches and unbeatable weather.
Explained Brazilian student Fabio Sato, “The small classes and the intimate learning environment are perfect for me to build relationships with classmates and professors. Orange County is an incredible place to live and work. We are close to great companies like Oakley, Mattel, and PIMCO. Not only that, but we just moved into a new, state-of-the-art building!” The new building features a design that reflects the Merage School’s emphasis on innovation and collaboration with the business community.
The Merage School maintains a competitive advantage by offering a diverse array of unique MBA courses such as Sustainability and Competitive Advantage, Leadership Strategies, Creativity and Innovation, and The EDGE Course (edgesite.org). The school also boasts a top-notch MBA Career Center, which connects students to summer internships and careers with companies ranging from Google to Habitat for Humanity.