Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc., the first inter-university Greek-literate fraternity for African-American men, and the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame, announced a partnership to support the professional advancement and leadership of men African Americans through higher business education.
Alpha Phi Alpha and Mendoza will collaboratively support members seeking to develop as leaders through business training. Mendoza will offer a designated scholarship program; waive the application fee for its graduate programs, including the Notre Dame MBA; waive fees for the Graduate Records Examination (GRE) and the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT); as well as providing test preparation programming, early access to Mendoza Graduate Business Career Development coaching and alumni mentoring.
“Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. is delighted to partner with the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame,” said Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. General President Dr. Willis L. Lonzer, III. “Our fellowship’s mission places a strong emphasis on the development of leaders and, through partnerships like this, will provide our members with educational opportunities that are essential to advancing that development.
The College is also planning to host a two-day Alpha Phi Alpha Inclusive Leadership Immersion in mid-October at the Notre Dame campus, which will focus on career development and professional degree opportunities in Mendoza. Students will hear a diverse panel of students, alumni and staff talk about the Notre Dame experience and participate in a “Demystifying the Business Case” session.
“The partnership with Alpha Phi Alpha allows us to directly support fellowship members interested in building their impact through superior business education while providing us with the opportunity to attract an increased number of talented and diverse candidates to our programs,” Martin Cremers said. , Martin J. Gillen Dean of Mendoza College of Business. “We are honored to begin this partnership with this venerable organization. “
The Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame is a leading Catholic business school whose mission is to develop leaders who contribute to human flourishing, cooperate with others in solidarity and compete to become the best. version of themselves by serving others. A leader in values-based education with the message of ‘Grow the Good in Business’, the College offers an academic experience that integrates experiential learning, integral leadership development and a community of mutual advancement.
In addition to its undergraduate study program and doctoral programs in Management and Analysis, Mendoza offers 11 graduate business programs: the Notre Dame MBA (one and two years), Executive MBA-South Bend, Executive MBA-Chicago, Master of Science in Business Analytics-Residential, Master of Science in Business Analytics-Chicago, Master of Science in Finance-Residential, Master of Science in Finance-Chicago, Master of Science in Management, Master of Science in Accountancy, Executive Master of Nonprofit Administration and Master of Nonprofit Administration-Residential. Learn more about Mendoza.nd.edu.
For more information on Mendoza’s graduate programs, including the Alpha Phi Alpha Partnership, Fraternity Inc., contact María Stutsman y Márquez at [email protected] or Martin Johnson at [email protected]