Welcome to the King Graduate School’s MBA Program! Named for Mildred King, a successful entrepreneur & visionary founder of Monroe College, the King Graduate School places enormous value on learning - learning about the world of business and learning from experience.
It’s my privilege to be the Academic Dean for our MBA Program. I have had the opportunity to meet many of you and I want you to know how proud I am to be associated with such an exceptional group of students. You are truly special. Each of you has embarked on careers as business professionals. You have chosen a field that is central to creating the future. We are living in very challenging times and the economic decisions that will be made over the next few years will determine whether the United States can maintain its economic dominance or not. It is you – the young business professionals of today and the business leaders of tomorrow - that will shape the economic future that will result from these key decisions. The future is truly in your hands.
Our faculty is committed to preparing you for this ever changing future. They have been selected not only for their broad experience and knowledge in business, management, and finance, but also because of their unique ability to communicate with individual students so they can develop cutting-edge managerial skills with the capabilities and competencies to become leaders in this complex and interconnected business world.
Our highly successful MBA program has grown to become one of the largest ones in the NYC area, offering the MBA degree on site and also in the online format giving our students the ultimate in flexibility. Our excellent curriculum focuses on integrative learning, incorporates the study of the global environment, and utilizes innovative approaches to developing skills needed by individual managers so they can meet and conquer the daunting challenges of the modern world of business. The emphasis is for every MBA students to focus their studies around an area of concentration – Entrepreneurship, Community Development, Marketing, Information Technology, Health Care or Finance.
As with all of Monroe College, the King Graduate School operates in a supportive, nurturing culture, meaning the doors of faculty and administrators are always open to student questions, comments, concerns, and other vital academic and professional interactions. We are always accessible and anxious to help our students reach their goals.
Linda Silva Thompson
Dean, MBA Program