Arthur M. Blank School
The Blank School engages Babson community members and leads research to create entrepreneurial leaders.
As an entrepreneurial leader, you can see the creative potential where others just see obstacles—no matter where your ambitions lie, from nonprofits to Fortune 500 firms, and everywhere in between. Through collaboration, inclusive leadership, and entrepreneurial thinking, the graduate student community creates value in more ways than one might think. Make connections and friends for life here.
From CEOs to startup founders, the Babson community is always prepared to propel you into industries you are passionate about and give you the resources you need. My Babson network includes professors, volleyball alums, and coaches, and I can confidently say I would not be where I am now if it weren't for the opportunities I found through my network.
I would not be where I am today without the support of my professors, Babson CCD, classmates, and all the other resources. Babson provided me with an excellent network of people and an entrepreneurial spirit.
The MSEL student leaders fostered a cohesive culture of camaraderie and mutual support which ended up becoming a strong familial bond within the cohort. … My experience is richer and more fulfilling with the many lifelong friends that I have made. I will always be proud to have served the MSEL 2020 cohort, arguably the most resilient bunch in Babson. … They are my family 7,500 miles away from home.
Diverse backgrounds, life experiences, and ideas come together at Babson to create truly innovative entrepreneurial leaders. Ideas tested at Babson come with the strength of many perspectives.
Don’t Conform to Cookie-Cutter Expectations
Quite the opposite. From record producers to school teachers to doctors, Babson graduates come from all walks of life and backgrounds.
The Babson community is extremely diverse and unique. The amount of different perspectives, skills, knowledge, and experiences shape the whole community. … Learning is never-ending, and the amount of knowledge that can be transferred is incredible. … I will miss my cohort. We have built a family.
Global case studies, international events, forums and projects centered around creating social value, and a cohort of peers coming from around the world create an atmosphere where new questions and new ideas are welcomed. Babson graduate students collaborate to lead clubs and organizations, build startups, and open the doors of every workplace to everyone.Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
My cohort is extremely diverse, which helps me understand various industries and how they function. The various cultures help me understand how different and unique experiences an individual can have. The Alum network is highly supportive and has helped me a lot to widen my existing network.
Boston is racially diverse, with over half of the population made up of people of color. It is international, with 28% of Bostonians coming from abroad. It is exceptionally well-funded, as the #5 Best Startup Ecosystem in the world (Startup Genome, 2021). It’s no wonder that Boston is a leader in innovation and entrepreneurship.Explore Greater Boston and New England
Babson graduate students don’t just learn. They act. Through clubs and organizations, centers and institutes, challenges and competitions—and on into their professional lives.
If I just looked at the achievements of the Babson community alone, I would have never guessed that the college had less than 3,000 students. The quality of Babson alumni, the work they have done and the companies they have started, is truly remarkable. You wish you could get to know all of them. … I’ve had many great encounters with Babson alumni, young and old, who have helped me out. Like many of my classmates, we hope to do the same by helping future Babson students.
The Babson graduate community is small but mighty. Here, you can create a tailored experience that helps you learn, grow, and achieve your professional goals. Working during your program? No problem. Want to bring your partner and family? We have an organization to help you all adjust to life at Babson. And the global network of 43,000+ alumni are waiting to connect with you and support you.Support for Kids, Partners, and Families
Babson has a tight-knit community. Once you attend Babson, you become part of the family. Whether you are a current student, alumni, or have an affiliation to Babson, you become part of a strong ecosystem that is respected not only in the Greater Boston area but around the world.
Learn about the flavor of Boston, how we implement inclusive leadership, and what family life is like at Babson.