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Sonoma MBA for Executives Public Information Session, 6/25

Submitted By: Valery Vue, June 21, 2016
Rohnert Park, California – The School of Business and Economics (SBE) at Sonoma State University (SSU) today announced a public information session regarding the Sonoma MBA for Executives degree program will take place Saturday, June 25 from 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. in Darwin Hall, Room 101, on the SSU campus. Information sessions are open to the public and designed for interested professionals to meet with administrators, faculty, alumni, and current students for a discussion of the program, outline of courses, and application counseling and support.

“The Sonoma MBA for Executives is designed as an intensive leadership training, from start to finish. Leaders come away with an improved ability to influence, negotiate, work inter-culturally, and resolve conflict. In addition to finance, accounting, marketing, and operations, these are skills that ultimately drive career success and advancement for managers and executives,” John Stayton, Executive Director of Graduate and Executive Programs said.

The 17-month program starts in October and takes place on alternating Fridays and Saturdays. An experiential learning component includes international consulting and study tours, and a leadership and teamwork sailing excursion as part of the program. Study tours have engaged business and community leaders in Argentina, Chile, China, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Hungary, Malaysia, New Zealand, Poland, Singapore, Spain, and Vietnam.

Application deadline for the upcoming MBA for Executives program is August 12, 2016. The June 25 info session will also address the Sonoma MBA degree for Wine Business Executives. Sonoma MBA programs are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), a standard of excellence shared by only five percent of business schools worldwide. For more information regarding the June 25 information session or to RSVP, please visit or contact the Graduate and Executive Programs office at (707) 664-3501 or