Through academic coursework, co-curricular programming, and experiential activities, the CHARGE Leadership Program provides a framework for developing MBA students into principled, forward-thinking leaders.
What is CHARGE?
The CHARGE program is a collection of events and activities designed to enhance participants' leadership abilities. These events range from impactful speakers and skill-developing workshops to immersive experiences and more. By participating in CHARGE events and activities, MBA students can be prepared to take their leadership skills to the next level. As a part of the CHARGE program, students can track their experiences and monitor their progress through the CHARGE app (by Suitable). In addition to providing a rich data visualization for leadership development through the app, students can also receive rewards and recognition through the points they earn by tracking their experiences in the app
Students have the opportunity to earn points for each engagement they complete. Students who achieve GOLD status in all four competencies earn a leadership certificate that will be presented at their MBA graduation awards ceremony.
Goals of CHARGE:
- Help you build your leadership brand
- Prepare you to make an immediate and positive impact at Scheller and in the workplace
- Complement academic coursework with experiential opportunities
- Teach how and when to leverage hard and soft skills
- Help you develop talking points from leadership experiences for interviews
- Establish a forum for peer and program recognition
CHARGE Leadership Fellows
A select group of approximately 10 students annually are selected as CHARGE Leadership Fellows. These students gain access to unique opportunities to engage with leaders. Previous Fellows participated in small group discussions with top executives and one-on-one coaching with MBA alumni.