Profile of Queen's School of Business - Queen's University
Queen's School of Business, located in Kingston, Ontario, is one the premier business schools in the world recognized for its innovative and visionary programs and distinguished faculty; in fact, the latter has won numerous prestigious awards including three Canadian 'Leaders in Management Education' awards, which honours excellence in 'business school teaching' in Canada, and the international Academy of Marketing Science's 'Teaching Excellence Award.' The School is particularly highly regarded for its education for executives and managers, a field in which it is seen as a pioneer and whose programs, especially the Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA), have often been ranked number 1 in Canada by such leading international publications as Business Week (USA), Environics Report on Executive Education, and Financial Times of London.
Offered at the School are over 9 programs including the Bachelor of Commerce, MBA for Science and Technology, Law/MBA for Science and Technology, Master in Management, Accelerated MBA for Business Graduates, Ph.D. in Management, Executive MBA - National Program (offered through videoconferencing and on-campus sessions), Executive MBA - Ottawa Classroom, and Queen's - Cornell Executive MBA (offered jointly with Cornell University, the largest U.S. Ivy League school).
Traditionally, Queen's graduates have gone on to careers in aerospace, communications, computers, investment banking, management consulting, and pharmaceuticals. Additionally, the School's Monieson Centre and Centre for Business Venturing seeks to advance intelligence, education, and research regarding the practice of management. The School is a member of the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) and has also been accredited by both the Associations to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and the United Kingdom's Association of MBAs.