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Move in weekendHere you will find useful information about available resources and opportunities for Barney students and parents, and some recognition the Barney School has received recently.
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Barney Scholars
The Barney Scholar's program is a freshmen program designed to give us an opportunity get to know you better and prepare you for a leadership role in the school. In addition to planned activities throughout the year scholars are invited to be part of the Barney Leadership Council for the freshmen year. Barney Scholars are a selected group of entering Freshman students. Students accepted into the Barney Scholars' program are offered a $1,000 scholarship for the freshmen year. Barney Scholars are also eligible to select the 3-Year accelerated degree Fast-Track Program and earn their degree in 3 years instead of 4. Click for brochure and sequence of courses. Freshmen with combined Math and Verbal SAT scores of 1140 are invited to apply for membership into the Scholars Program.

Internship Opportunities Sought for Undergrad Students
Bring Barney to your organization by providing an internship opportunity. Learn more.

Faculty Mentoring
Great students come from great mentors.
Student Stephanie Lessing describes her first business course & what she learned in it  
Mentor Dr. Cohen describes his research & how Barney faculty advise/mentor students

Speaker and Guest Lecturer Opportunities are Available
Share your wealth of knowledge with our undergraduate students.  If you would like to pass on some of your wisdom and experience to Barney students, please contact: Dana Wilkie, Director of Barney School Recruitment and Communication, 860-768-5004, dwilkie@hartford.edu.

The Barney School's Excellence is Recognized:

Barney is among the world's top 5% of business schools
AACSB Accreditation The Barney School is among an elite group of institutions which make up less than 5% of the world’s nearly 12,000 business schools to have achieved business accreditation from AACSB International.  For more information on AACSB accreditation, click here.
Barney Ranked Among the Best Business Schools by The Princeton Review
Princeton Review According to Robert Franek, Princeton Review senior vice president/publisher, "We recommend the Barney School of Business as one of the best institutions a student could attend to earn a business school degree."  The recommendations are based on reviews of institutional data collected from the schools and surveys of students attending them.  Read More.
Barney Listed Among Schools That Are Making a Difference
Aspen Institute The Barney School is one of 150 schools included in The Aspen Institute Center for Business Education‘s new book, The Sustainable MBA: The 2010-2011 Guide to Business Schools That Are Making a Difference. The book came out in October 2009 and provides highlights of leading MBA programs in 20-plus countries around the world that are integrating social, ethical, and environmental impact into their offerings. Read the full publisher's announcement. Read Barney's pages.

Barney Success Stories

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Kathleen L. Sims MBA '08, Vice President of Operations at Medical Risk Management, LLC, headquartered in Hartford, Conn.


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