MBA Fellowship - Engineering

MBA Fellowship - Engineering

MBA Fellowship - Engineering

Rohrer MBA Fellowships

The MBA Fellowship Program is made possible through the generosity of the William G. Rohrer Charitable Foundation.

The MBA Fellowship Program is designed for full-time professionals seeking to pursue the MBA part-time to complement expertise in Engineering, Medicine, and/or Sustainability. 

To be chosen for the prestigious status of a Rohrer MBA Fellow, awardees will demonstrate strong potential to lead corporate, not-for-profit, and/or government enterprises. Smart and talented high achievers in their current roles, MBA Fellows will know how to attain results. They are valued and respected by peers, supervisors, direct reports, and mentors. MBA Fellows are driven to accomplish great things and seek to advance and grow in alignment with Rohrer MBA Pillars: Entrepreneurial Thinking, Responsible Leadership and Social Impact, Business Analytics, and Technology Agility.

Rohrer MBA Fellows will be active participants in initiatives that further shape a culture in which students thrive through academic experiences and shared community connections. They will build strong networks at Rowan while collaborating with stakeholders such as the MBA Program Team in developing MBA networking opportunities or Expert Webinar series, the MBA Student and Alumni Advisory Board, the Rowan Centers for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Responsible Leadership, and Business faculty focused on research relevant to the industry expertise of the Fellow. The Fellows may also coordinate with the MBA Student and Alumni Advisory Board to serve as invited guest visitors to the Rohrer Executive Advisory Council meetings when graduate program topics are on the agenda. Fellows have the opportunity to focus on initiatives at Rohrer that best match their strengths and career aspirations.

Rohrer MBA Fellowships for Engineering the Future of Business

This Fellowship supports pursuit of an MBA by engineering professionals eager to complement the power of their quantitative and problem-solving skills with strategic business acumen to become leading innovators positively shaping our world. Rohrer MBA Engineering the Future of Business Fellows seek to excel in technology enterprise environments by leading execution across projects, programs, functional units, organizations, industries, and markets. In drawing on analytical thinking while also examining issues from strategic business perspectives MBA Fellows in Engineering elevate technology solutions by incorporating financial, marketing, commercialization, and organizational considerations. By building a focus on people development, management skills, and leadership, Fellows set their stage to grow from being the technical expert to becoming a leader making business decisions. Whether focusing on life-saving medical equipment, clean water, reliable energy, safer transport, fast communications, or our ever complex food chain, Fellows seek to change the world for the better.

Current professional roles or targeted career paths for graduate students might include the following types of Engineers: Mechanical, Electrical, Software, Industrial, Chemical, Civil, Environmental, Aerospace, Computer, Bioengineering and Biomedical, Petroleum, Materials, Health and Safety, Mining and Geological, Agricultural, Nuclear, Architectural, or Marine. Additional specialized types of Engineers and related technologists are welcomed and encouraged to apply.

Rohrer MBA Fellowship - Funding Awards

  • MBA Fellows are each granted a funding award upon being selected to participate in the program
  • Awards range from $1,500 - 5,000 total per student 
  • Awards are distributed over the lifetime of MBA studies on a semester-by-semester basis (evenly distributed across each graduate course taken)