Babson College will be altering regular operations due to the ongoing impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Admission Events

Babson College has made the decision to significantly limit events and activities on campus through March 31, 2020 as we continue to monitor the evolving 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) impacts. Our highest priority is the safety and wellbeing of our community and visitors. As a result, the Graduate Admissions team will not be holding any on-campus events or other programming during this time. We hope you’ll join us virtually in the meantime. We are continuously adding new options for you to connect with us on a remote basis. Check out our upcoming events below, connect with our admissions team, or take an online virtual tour of campus. We look forward to connecting with you!

  • Mar
    27
    2020
    May
    01
    2020

    Finance Fridays: The Financial Impact of COVID-19

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    Sponsored by The Stephen. D Cutler Center for Investments and Finance, this weekly webinar series will focus on the financial impact of COVID-19. Join us each week to learn from faculty and alumni thought leaders as they discuss and answer your questions on various topics amidst the current crisis.Friday, March 27: Associate Professor Jerome Taillard - Past and Present Crisis: The Policy ResponseWe have witnessed tremendous economic growth around the globe in the last century. But the path to growth is all but linear. Crises of all kinds occur regularly. Governments and the policies they enact become essential in guaranteeing swift recoveries. We will explore the playbook governments use in crises. In doing so, we will uncover the role of key policy makers, how their actions affect markets and the overall economy, and ultimately lead to a recovery. Past crises as well as the current one will be discussed!Access the recording and slides here.Friday, April 3: Associate Professor Steven Feinstein - Lawsuits: Securities Litigation Precipitated by the COVID-19 Crash While COVID-19 has wrought harm to health, it also caused a financial market crash. A surge in litigation, including allegations of fraud, often follows a major market loss. Some allegations are tied directly to the factors that caused the crash. But more cases focus on fraud that is exposed by the crash. Still others address what is said and done in the wake, after the economic disruptions have begun. Corporations are owned by investors but run by their agents. For the system to work, rewards and honest information must be shared equitably. This webinar, citing new and precedent cases, and anticipated imminent cases, will explore what happens when the rules are broken.Access the recording and slides here.Friday, April 10:Assistant Professor Luke Stein - Measuring Market Volatility Friday, April 17: Lecturer Glenn Migliozzi, CFA - Hedge Funds, Price Volatility, and the Career Ending Margin Calls As a former hedge fund manager, seeded by Julian Robertson of Tiger Management, Glenn will offer a front-row experience of starting, managing, and closing a fund, and discuss strategies for managing through market volatility like we're experiencing today. The fund he managed was a short-biased credit hedge fund that used Credit Default Swaps to exploit market inefficiencies. Hedge Funds and other Alternative Investments are complements to traditional investments of publicly traded stocks and bonds that have limitations and imperfections. Some hedge fund strategies require significant price volatility to generate real performance alpha: Global Macro Strategies, Managed Futures, Distress Securities, and Short-Biased Funds. Several strategies require low volatility to generate outsized returns but require significant leverage: Merger Related Strategies, and Convertible Bond/Fixed Income Arbitrage. Finally, some fund strategies require minimal market volatility and leverage while depending upon security selection to outperform; Long Short Equity and Market Neutral Strategies. Margin calls can have risky consequences, particularly in today's market environment, so exercising caution is more important than ever. Learn ways to mitigate these risks, exploit market inefficiencies, and discuss various alternative investment strategies that can help manage through these volatile market conditions that we're experiencing as a result of the COVID-19 crisis.Friday, April 24: Lecturer Paul Griesmer - Current Crisis and the Impact on Real Estate Friday, May 1: Senior Lecturer Patrick Gregory, CFA & John Bailer, CFA, Senior Portfolio Manager for Large Cap Dividend Portfolios, Mellon - Equity Market Turmoil: Finding Opportunities while Mitigating RiskThe Babson community, including students, staff, faculty and alumni are invited to join. Find out more >>
  • Apr
    08
    2020

    Entrepreneurial Decision-Making in Todays Business Environment

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    Join us online for this mock class.You've done all the analysis and you have a well thought out launch plan to execute. You have taken your team's advice into consideration, and as group leader you are ready to move forward. Then the news hitsand you think, how could I have planned for this? What do I do now? And most importantly, can I create new opportunities? Find out more >>
  • Apr
    13
    2020

    WIN Workshops: Action Over Everything - Executing Ideas to Create a Legacy (POSTPONED)

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    Designed and led by Babson alumna, Veronica N. Chapman, MBA'08, Founder and Chief Designer, Boxxout Enterprises, this interactive workshop will help you generate and act on ideas that are authentic to your lived experiences. You will consider how your gifts and talents can be employed to make your greatest contributions to the world. Participants will also have the opportunity to discuss their goals and dreams while holding each other accountable to those ambitions.You will learn:How to generate and act on ideas that are authentic to your lived experienceHow to align what you care about with your individual gifts and talents to make your greatest impact This session is part of the Women Innovating Now (WIN) Workshop series, presented by the Center for Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership. All members of the Babson, Olin, and Wellesley communities are welcome to join us each month to power-boost your entrepreneurial potential with tangible skills, inspiration, and networks of support.Light refreshments will be served. Find out more >>
  • Apr
    14
    2020

    [Webinar] Full-Time Specialized Master's Programs

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    Join us to learn more about how Babson's full-time Master of Science programs can give you more than just the business fundamentals to advance your career. We will give you a high level overview of Babson College, our full-time Master's programs, details about the application process, and answer any questions you may have.Babson's suite of full-time Master's programs includes: Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA), Master of Science in Management in Entrepreneurial Leadership (MSEL), and Master of Science in Finance (MSF). Find out more >>
  • Apr
    16
    2020

    [Webinar] The Babson MBA

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    The MBA is the premier credential for business and industry. Babson's MBA is recognized around the world for its innovative methodology (known as Entrepreneurial Thought and Action, ET&A) and its consistent strength in entrepreneurship. We will discuss the superlatives of the Babson MBA and what differentiates Babson from the rest. Discover the unique features and benefits of the Babson MBA and how to leverage the Babson MBA for your professional pursuits. Find out more >>
  • Apr
    21
    2020

    [Virtual Mock Class] The Boss is Angry. What Should We Do?

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    Participate in an engaging mock class led by Professor Dwight Gertz and experience our innovative curriculum integrating Entrepreneurial Thought and Action, our teaching methodology for turning ideas into action.This is a great opportunity to ask questions and discover what a Babson degree can do for you.Description:Babson students learn from the experiences of real entrepreneurial leaders. This class will provide you with a quick taste of what goes on a Babson classroom as we react to a challenging email from the CEO. Find out more >>
  • Apr
    28
    2020

    [Webinar] The Babson MBA

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    The MBA is the premier credential for business and industry. Babson's MBA is recognized around the world for its innovative methodology (known as Entrepreneurial Thought and Action, ET&A) and its consistent strength in entrepreneurship. We will discuss the superlatives of the Babson MBA and what differentiates Babson from the rest. Discover the unique features and benefits of the Babson MBA and how to leverage the Babson MBA for your professional pursuits. Find out more >>
  • Apr
    30
    2020

    [Webinar] Full-Time Specialized Master's Programs

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    Join us to learn more about how Babson's full-time Master of Science programs can give you more than just the business fundamentals to advance your career. We will give you a high level overview of Babson College, our full-time Master's programs, details about the application process, and answer any questions you may have.Babson's suite of full-time Master's programs includes: Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA), Master of Science in Management in Entrepreneurial Leadership (MSEL), and Master of Science in Finance (MSF). Find out more >>
  • May
    07
    2020

    Entrepreneurial Decision-Making in Todays Business Environment

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    Join us online for this mock class.You've done all the analysis and you have a well thought out launch plan to execute. You have taken your team's advice into consideration, and as group leader you are ready to move forward. Then the news hitsand you think, how could I have planned for this? What do I do now? And most importantly, can I create new opportunities? Find out more >>
  • May
    12
    2020

    [Webinar] Full-Time Specialized Master's Programs

    Register Full Details

    Join us to learn more about how Babson's full-time Master of Science programs can give you more than just the business fundamentals to advance your career. We will give you a high level overview of Babson College, our full-time Master's programs, details about the application process, and answer any questions you may have.Babson's suite of full-time Master's programs includes: Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA), Master of Science in Management in Entrepreneurial Leadership (MSEL), and Master of Science in Finance (MSF). Find out more >>
  • May
    14
    2020

    [Webinar] The Babson MBA

    Register Full Details

    The MBA is the premier credential for business and industry. Babson's MBA is recognized around the world for its innovative methodology (known as Entrepreneurial Thought and Action, ET&A) and its consistent strength in entrepreneurship. We will discuss the superlatives of the Babson MBA and what differentiates Babson from the rest. Discover the unique features and benefits of the Babson MBA and how to leverage the Babson MBA for your professional pursuits. Find out more >>