|Special programs offered to recruit underrepresented students or students with disadvantaged backgrounds:||Diversity Symposium: Open to all prospective students, but specially targeted to prospective U.S. minority students. Featuring presentations, discussions, workshops, tours, meals and social activities, Diversity Symposium helps candidates learn about the Vanderbilt MBA community, about issues facing minorities in business, and how to succeed personally and professionally. Participants are invited to stay the weekend for Discover Weekend to gain information on career management, financial aid, admissions requirements, etc.
Women in Business Symposium: This event is especially targeted for individuals interested in learning about the challenges and opportunities facing women in business. Hear firsthand from students and alumni on what life is like as a woman in business school and in post-business school careers. A corporate speaker will let participants know why businesses value diversity and give advice on how to succeed.|