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

November 14, 2016

We are proud to announce that Masters of Business and Science Student Daniel Greenberg recently had an article published in the personal care science industry magazine, Happi. A leading publication in the field, the magazine provides valuable updates to personal care scientists and executives. The... Read more

November 14, 2016

The Introduction to User Experience Design (UXD) is a weeklong interactive course that refreshingly presents the field of UXD to students and professionals alike. This course is jointly offered through the MBS program along with the Rutgers Center for Innovation Education. Ronnie Battista developed... Read more

November 11, 2016

This blog post describes trends seen in on-line job postings for jobs that involve Biologics in the U.S. from November 1, 2015 to October 31, 2016. We show you the skills employers request most often in job ads, employers posting the most jobs, and other information. To do this, we analyzed on-line... Read more

November 2, 2016

The professional world today has become very data intensive, and there are no avenues left untapped to mine data and recognize trends, get answers to real-time questions and predict the future. One such up and coming avenue is the field of HR data analytics. We at Rutgers were privileged to have... Read more

October 24, 2016

Three Master's of Business and Science Students recently competed in The Economist Magazine's case study competition, which allows student teams to submit proposals to solve a real world business problem faced by a real business. In this case, it was a challenge presented by Kaspersky labs, one of... Read more

October 19, 2016

“The very stone one kicks with one’s boot will outlast Shakespeare”. Virginia Woolf, To the Lighthouse In the novel, To the Lighthouse, Virginia Woolf writes with some amazement that writing about literature was an academic vocation, something professional and taught. This is very meta-fictional,... Read more

October 18, 2016

Over the summer, Master's of Business and Science Students in the Advanced Analytics Practicum worked on a wide variety of projects, including two that were sponsored by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, which is part of the Johnson & Johnson family of companies. For companies who may be interested in... Read more

October 11, 2016

Last week, Mark Burgess, Professor of Marketing Analysis in the Master's of Business and Science program and President, Blue Focus Marketing, took student for what has become an iconic trip to IKEA in Elizabeth, NJ to explore the customer experience from a marketing perspective.Students were tasked... Read more

October 8, 2016

"The easy part of innovation is the idea. The hard part is delivering it, making it successful, because in the end it’s a systems problem." Don Norman The Practicum Experience Each year, students in the UX Design concentration participate in a practicum—an opportunity to work on a real-world design... Read more

September 28, 2016

The Wharton Marketing Matters Business radio show on Sirius XM recently featured our very own Mark Burgess, along with his wife and business partner Cheryl, to discuss social employee advocacy marketing and how to develop social leaders in organizations. Mark is a distinguished professor of... Read more

September 22, 2016

On Wednesday September 21, 2016 a group of Master's of Business and Science students, faculty, staff and alumni joined business leaders of the Phillies baseball team to better understand how they use analytics for business intelligence. Students got to pose for pictures with the World Series... Read more

September 16, 2016

This blog post describes trends seen in on-line job postings for Business Analysts in the U.S. from September 1, 2015 to August 31, 2016. We show you the skills and certifications employers request most often in job ads, employers posting the most jobs, and other information. To do this, we... Read more

September 16, 2016

A scarlet sky on the first day of classes here at Rutgers was a great way to start the new academic year! Here at the Master's of Business and Science (MBS) program we are happy to welcome a new set of talented MBS students to the program this year and would like to welcome back students who have... Read more

August 16, 2016

While summer internships have always been popular among MBS students, a record-breaking 38 students in the Masters of Business and Science program participated in the 2016 summer Professional Internship course (A number of other students completed internships, but opted not to earn credits through... Read more

August 5, 2016

On July 18th and 20th Masters of Business and Science Students presented to professors and peers about their plans to improve business performance with an effective IP strategy. Teams of students selected a company and a patented technology to focus their research. Presentations reinforced the... Read more

July 27, 2016

Each year, students in the Fundamentals of Intellectual Property course take a group trip to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to better understand the U.S. patent system and to meet key regulators.   Fundamentals of Intellectual Property, taught by Professor DJ Nag, Esq., is a course that... Read more

July 27, 2016

Intellectual Property has become the bargaining asset for most companies today, and increasingly businesses and entrepreneurs need to learn how to better protect IP and create value from it. On June 15th 2016, the Fundamentals of Intellectual Property’s class hosted Louis Foreman, the founder and... Read more

July 27, 2016

Note from Professor Mark Burgess, CEO, Blue Focus Marketing: On Thursday June 23, 2016, my Rutgers University graduate class in Market Assessment and Analysis participated in a unique field trip for 27 students in the MBS Master of Business & Science program.   The trip was to the IKEA store in... Read more

July 27, 2016

Before I began graduate studies at Rutgers, I never truly understood the value of a good resume. I also never considered how everything ranging from my body language, to my dress, to my facial expressions, matters so much when seeking a position in the professional world. The MBS courses I have... Read more

July 27, 2016

This was an exciting year for MBS students. Students who attended convocation this year shared the football stadium with none other than the President of the United States!  During the first convocation speech at Rutgers given by a sitting president, President Barak Obama reminded students about... Read more