September 14, 2017

Calling one, calling all, come practice your writing skills! The PSM program is recruiting MBS students to blog about their experiences in the program. All you have to do is attend an event, go on a class trip, or participate in a conference, workshop or trade show. Take a few pictures. Then write... Read more

September 6, 2017

During Prof. Burgess’s Marketing Assessment and Analysis for Business and Science class, students visit IKEA.  Here, four students will tell you their transformation insights when visiting IKEA and thinking about the marketing ideas from their coursework.  Each has their own viewpoint, each offers... Read more

August 30, 2017

From the banks of the Raritan to the shores of the Potomac, students in the Fundamentals of Intellectual Property course traveled to Alexandria, Virginia to meet United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) staff to network and gain a far deeper understanding of the ways scientific innovation... Read more

August 30, 2017

5 job offers and 9 extensions and every single internship a success! The statistics do not deny that our students are very much in demand and not without good reason. After three months of producing results and building relationships, their hard work shone through during their internship... Read more

August 7, 2017

From the perch of the 7th Floor of the CoRE building there’s an excellent view of Busch Campus, but on the inside of the Boardroom on the 10th of May, 2017, the hard work of the MBS Students offered a far more impressive vista of the state of business and science.   Faculty, staff and students were... Read more

August 3, 2017

Portfolios have been in use for a long time in fields such as business and education to display one’s work to an employer, professor or a recruiter. With the rise in the popularity of E-Portfolios, the process has become simpler with the help of online tools to highlight IT/ Engineering and... Read more

July 10, 2017

"User experience has caught on so much, both as something that people enjoy doing and something that is more and more widely recognized as being valuable to a growing number of companies," Louisa Armbrust, User Experience Designer When it comes to experiencing digital products, user experience (UX... Read more

July 10, 2017

While the audience digested a lovely dinner, a diverse and fascinating panel of MBS alumni reflected on how their experiences during the MBS program affected their strategies searching for jobs and on the job. Led by moderator, Narayan Escolin (MBS Drug Discovery & Development), the panelists... Read more

May 24, 2017

Feeling overwhelmed, not sure where to start or how to get ahead? Fret not fellow student, you are not alone, I was in that exact same position last year. When I started my job search, I wanted to ask the international students before me, how exactly did they get their jobs and internships? I... Read more

May 24, 2017

The MBS aims to empower students with the expertise to take scientific knowledge beyond academia and into the world of business. The capstone course is equivalent to a thesis; and puts into practice the students’ ability to utilize business practices to highlight the application and benefits of... Read more

May 24, 2017

I work in late stage pharmaceutical development as a biologics formulation scientist. In this role, biomolecules that are placed in general buffer systems are assigned to my area where I and my colleagues further optimize their formula by conducting stressed studies on them. After 3 years of work... Read more

May 23, 2017

The stage was set at the CoRE building as the Spring 2017 MBS Analytics students presented posters on their final projects as a part of the Advanced Analytics and Practicum class taught by Dr. Christie Nelson. The class had set up their posters before the event ready to brief professionals from the... Read more

May 22, 2017

Networking is a valuable tool in the workforce, but where to start? In this digital age, we have access to everything in the palm of our hands. With the internet and social media, there truly aren’t any limits to connect with others. How often do we use that to our advantage to connect with people... Read more

May 17, 2017

            In the current political climate where opinions are a viable substitute for facts and critical thought, it is more important than ever for scientists to be involved in the political process. While most political discussions turn into a shouting match or worse, it is important that... Read more

May 16, 2017

It was the day of the open house on the 30th of March at the Professional Science Masters Program (which offers an MBS - Masters and Business and Science Degree) where we opened our doors and gave a warm welcome to all who made their way to the venue. This was an opportunity for prospective... Read more

May 10, 2017

The MBS program has always encouraged students to go all out when it comes to exploring their interests and interacting with industry professionals to bolster professional growth. With a shared passion for the world of consulting, three MBS students- Deepti Mithrananda, Sunam Suresh and I, along... Read more

April 26, 2017

As students in the MBS program, our ability to translate our science into business impact is the number one marketable skill we need to master.  It is a powerful skill and makes us stand out. Before we can exhibit this skill, we first need to secure a job interview. There are a series of interview... Read more

April 6, 2017

A recent talk hosted by Rutgers helped me understand that my chosen career is not simply a job title, but a way of approaching life’s problems. The International Institute of Business Analysts (IIBA), a non-profit dedicated to promoting business analysis, visited Rutgers on March 9th. Peter Johnson... Read more

March 27, 2017

The 4th Annual New Jersey Big Data Alliance Symposium was held at New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ on the 16th of March, 2017. The event, with the theme “Big Data Connects” was well attended by professionals, academia and students interested in the field. For the MBS Students, the... Read more

February 21, 2017

On Wednesday, February 15th, students from Professor Burgess’s Marketing for Business and Sciences class made the journey to IKEA in Elizabeth, New Jersey to experience a taste of what the Swedish furniture giant has to offer (in more ways than one!).  With its sleek, and at times, minimalist... Read more

January 12, 2017

A splendid end to the year! The MBS department brought in the winter holidays in style with a cozy, extremely well planned gathering of current students, faculty as well as alumni. It was a fun-filled affair where current students got to network with successful alumni from the MBS program, as well... Read more

January 11, 2017

The Masters of Business and Science (MBS) Program, which focuses on holistic learning through an amalgamation of learning and industry experience offers students a chance to go out and intern with top companies in the country and present a snippet of their overall journey and learning- thus... Read more

January 11, 2017

Thank you to Masters of Business and Science (MBS) Department to provide me this amazing opportunity to attend Society of Women Engineers Conference 2016 in Philadelphia, PA. It was a very inspirational conference for me. I found myself caught upin the infectious energy that comes from being... Read more

January 6, 2017

In the Professional Science Master’s program at Rutgers, the capstone course for the business sequence is organized as a version of high-tech entrepreneurship. On December 15th 2016 Rutgers Masters of Business and Science students presented their business plans to distinguished Judge-Coaches, which... Read more

December 14, 2016

Data analytics is a hot new career field that includes a wide range of jobs involving some combination of statistics and computing, as well as other skills. The Master’s of Business and Science program published a blog post last year (2015) that discussed the skills sought by employers in online... Read more