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History[ edit ] Baker Library The school was established in The first dean was historian Edwin Francis Gay — This school of business and public administration was originally conceived as a school for diplomacy and government service on the model of the French Ecole des Sciences Politiques.
In discussions about the curriculum, the suggestion was made to concentrate on specific business topics such as banking, railroads, and so on Professor Lowell said the school would train qualified public administrators whom the government would have no choice but to employ, thereby building a better public administration Harvard was blazing a new trail by educating young people for a career in business, just as its medical school trained doctors and its law faculty trained lawyers.
Cases are typically descriptions of real events in organizations. Students are positioned as managers and are presented with problems which they need to analyse and provide recommendations on.
Within a few years of its founding many business leaders were its alumni and were hiring other alumni for starting positions in their firms. The Training Course in Personnel Administrationfounded at Radcliffe College inwas the beginning of business training for women at Harvard.
HBS took over administration of that program from Radcliffe in In Decemberthe faculty voted to allow women to enter the MBA program directly. The first women to apply directly to the MBA program matriculated in September Mindspark Interactive.
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