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Academic Experience

This is a school fueled and surrounded by innovation and collaboration. If you have big ideas, there is no better place than Stanford GSB to explore them.

Here you will learn from and have access to world-class faculty, guest speakers, and industry leaders. We use the most effective teaching method for each course in order to offer exceptional classroom experiences. You will learn through case studies, lectures, small-group seminars, simulations, prototyping, role-playing scenarios, hands-on experiences, project-based courses, and multifunctional teams. You’ll also spend each day collaborating with talented, diverse, and engaged classmates who will teach you more than you can imagine.

Progressive Learning
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Progressive Learning
An overview of the varied, innovative teaching methods at Stanford GSB. Hear from faculty and students about MBA academic approaches and experiences.
Raise Your Game
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Raise Your Game
See how Professor Jim Lattin uses simulations to help students learn about sales.
Auja Little, MBA ’21: Beauty Outside the Box
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Auja Little, MBA ’21: Beauty Outside the Box
By stepping out the box and pushing the beauty industry to be more diverse and inclusive, we can not only make beauty work for all of us — we can create room for everyone to realize their full, incredible potential.
Joshua Young Yang, MBA ’21: Give People — Including Yourself — A Break
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Joshua Young Yang, MBA ’21: Give People — Including Yourself — A Break
It is all too easy to judge yourself and others without realizing just how important external, situational factors are in influencing one’s behaviors.
Matthew Milner, MBA ’21: Creating Supportive Workplaces for Parents
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Matthew Milner, MBA ’21: Creating Supportive Workplaces for Parents
What if we could build workplaces that supported parents to pursue meaningful careers, while also being able to spend quality time with their children?