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Jack Welch Management Institute

2303 Dulles Station Blvd, Herndon, VA 20171 Herndon, United States View Map


    Although Jack Welch Management Institute is located in Washington D.C., all of the business school’s programs are 100 percent online. 

    JWMI hopes to transform the lives of students by providing them with the tools to become better leaders and build great teams. 

    The program includes:

    Jack Welch is one of the world’s most respected and celebrated CEOs. He now brings his unmatched track record of success, enormous love of people, fierce passion for winning and unbridled desire to change the world for the better using his proven management practices to JWMI.

    As part of JWMI’s Experts of Practice lecture series, students learn proven business and leadership lessons from Jack Welch and experts from today’s leading organizations including Berkshire Hathaway, Starbucks, Netflix, McDonald’s, Boeing and more.

    The interactive, 100 % online format lets students take classes anywhere at any time, allowing them to earn their MBA in as little as 18 months without interrupting their careers. 

    JWMI offers several student resources that can help with the transition to an online classroom, curriculum support, or student life in general.

    Classroom Resources:

    1. Blackboard allows students to review weekly assignments, watch video lectures, access course materials, interact with fellow students, receive feedback from professors, access the online video library and much more
    2. JWMI courses are built "mobile-first" so students can access and complete coursework seamlessly from any device 
    3. JWMI uses online case study built on video-based, experiential learning, and explores companies’ decision making
    4. JWMI partners with Amazon Audible so students can purchase digital audiobook versions of textbooks and lectures, accessible on any Amazon device or mobile app 

    Student Support Resources:

    1. JWMI offers several student orientation webinars, helping students become acquainted with the online learning environment

    2. Each student is assigned an academic advisor who can facilitate support services, including communications coaches and quantitative-class tutors

    3. JWMI offers a variety of support services for students to take advantage of:

    • Communication coaches—assist with papers and writing assignments
    • Tutors—assist with quantitative classes like Finance and Economics
    • Grammarly.com subscription—online writing tools

    4. The JWMI Business Office is committed to supporting students with the process of obtaining the financial resources necessary to pursue their Jack Welch MBA

    JWMI is supported by a global network of engaged students and alumni. Community resources include: JWMI Connect; Students & Alumni Advisory Board; Local Networking Groups. 

    Each student at the Jack Welch Management Institute is assigned an advisor who connects them with appropriate career-related resources.

    Students and alumni also have access to JWMI Connect, a private JWMI network dedicated to career development, mentoring and job placement.

    To find out more about information from JWMI, could visit their social media accounts: LinkedIn; Facebook; Instagram; Twitter; YouTube 

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How is the Jack Welch Management Institute different?
    In two ways: relevance and rigor. Several years ago, when Jack Welch decided to make business education his living legacy, it was because he deeply believed companies and careers can only thrive in an environment of continuous learning. Learning that is infused with both cutting-edge concepts and immediately applicable skills and tools. That's why the Jack Welch Management Institute is focused on the delivery of engaging lectures and case studies, contemporary videos, and powerful learning exercises that are all about empowering organizational and personal growth. JWMI students are learning - and applying their learning - from the day they enroll.
    How involved is Jack Welch?
    Very. Jack Welch speaks regularly to JWMI students by video about current business events and common managerial challenges. He also meets frequently with the Institute's leadership team to discuss matters of curriculum and strategic differentiation.
    Where do the teachers at the Jack Welch Management Institute come from?
    All JWMI faculty hold MBAs, Ph.D.s, or both, and all undergo a training program in Jack Welch's management philosophy and JWMI's unique educational pedagogy.
    How long does the Executive MBA take to complete?
    The beauty of an online Executive MBA is its scheduling flexibility, especially for working professionals. If a student takes two courses at a time, the Jack Welch Executive MBA can be completed in under two years. There are twelve required courses. Courses commence every 10 weeks, and take approximately 10-15 hours of work per week.

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