WGU NBMBAA® Virtual Club
Networking and partnering are valuable skills for any business professional. The connections made in college or graduate school can lead to career opportunities, startup ventures, solving social and societal problems, and more!
The WGU NBMBAA® club provides a platform for students, alumni, and staff of all races, genders, and backgrounds to connect with one another and with their local business community in powerful ways that can have lifelong impact.
With over 20,000 members in 40 professional Chapters, the National Black MBA Association (NBMBAA®) strives to increase awareness and facilitate access to graduate business education programs in professional fields.
As a current WGU student, alumnus, staff, or faculty, we hope you will consider becoming part of the WGU NBMBAA® Virtual Club.
- Learn about employment, social, and other opportunities
- Grow and develop as a leader through connection with others, executive skill development programs, and other professional and personal development opportunities
- Create and foster relationships with your local business community and the local individuals and organizations associated with NBMBAA®
- Positively contribute to the educational and economic growth of the African American and Black community
Membership in the National Black MBA Association® is open to all students, alumni, and employees without regard to race, gender, national origin, or other characteristics. In order to join WGU’s virtual club, you must first be associated with a NBMBAA® local chapter.
To become a member of the WGU NBMBAA®, visit the website.
If you are already a NBMBAA® member, please register for the virtual club here.
After you have finalized your membership, please click the link below and request access to join our LinkedIn group. If you do not have a LinkedIn Profile, check out this article from our Career Services team that provides instructions to create an account.
In partnership with the National Black MBA Association® (NBMBAA®), WGU is pleased to offer up to three full graduate tuition scholarships to qualified members of the NBMBAA®. Applicants must be a current member of the NBMBAA® and be accepted to a WGU graduate degree program.
WGU NBMBAA® Virtual Club Executive Committee Member Candidates
Applications are currently being accepted for all WGU NBMBAA® Virtual Club Executive Committee member positions. As a reminder, WGU NBMBAA® Virtual Club Executive Committee Member Eligibility rules include:
- Candidates must be currently enrolled in a College of Business graduate-level program.
- Candidates must be an active member of NBMBAA® with a valid member ID.
- Candidates must be in good standing as a student with WGU.
Please carefully review the roles and responsibilities on the application page before submitting your application. The application deadline is 12 am, MT, on February 28, 2021. The applicants selected to serve as an Executive Committee Member will be contacted by March 12, 2021.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about the executive committee member application.
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March: Guest Speaker, Jason Thompson, Vice President of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
WGU NBMBAA® Virtual Club meeting held on March 4, 2021, 12 pm, MT
Register for the March event now.
April: Guest Speaker, Mitsu Frazier , Vice President and Interim Dean, College of Business
WGU NBMBAA® Virtual Club meeting held in April 7, 2021, 12 pm, MT
Register for the April event now.