Summer 2014 Dates for Miller Analogies Test (MAT) at the Reston Center

Marymount University’s Reston Center is a testing center for Pearson Education’s Miller Analogies Test (MAT).

Marymount Reston will offer the MAT on the following dates during the Summer 2014 semester:

Wednesday, May 7
Wednesday, June 11
Wednesday, July 2

Candidates should arrive at 9:30 a.m. to check in.The test begins at 10:00 a.m.

*FEE: $75 if registered before date of test
         $100 if registering day of test
*No refunds and funds cannot be forwarded to a future test date.

TO REGISTER:  

(703) 284-5770 or reston@marymount.edu

Register for Fall 2014 Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Courses at Marymount Reston

This Fall 2014, we are pleased to offer our first two courses in the new Marymount University Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program available at the Reston Center.

The course schedule is designed to meet the needs of third and fourth-year students in the Marymount program including new transfer students from Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA).

Fall 2014 classes begin August 25.

MGT 291 Business Communication
Tuesdays
6:30-9:15PM
Focuses on the skills and approaches people in the business environment must have to communicate effectively at work. Emphasizes writing in a variety of formats, preparing and delivering business presentations, writing in teams, negotiating and interpersonal communication skills, and spending 40 percent of one’s time with every writing/speaking assignment engaged in editing and revision. Requires successful demonstration in the use of today’s technology to communicate with a variety of business audiences. Knowledge of PowerPoint required. Prerequisite: EN 102Liberal Arts Core/University Requirements Designation: WI. (3)

MKT 301 Principles of Marketing
Thursdays
6:30-9:15PM
A study of the system of interacting business activities that deliver goods and services to present and potential customers. Analysis of the problems of planning, research, and logistics that confront the modern marketing manager. Prerequisite: EN 102. (3)

For more information about any course descriptions or class meeting times, visit Marymount’s online course scheduling system, Marynet.

Your Next Step: Leadership. Join Us on March 19

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Moderator:
Lorri Cooper, EdD
Director of Marymount’s Leadership & Management graduate program

Panelists:
Bob Tagg, Vice President Contracts and Supply Chain, TASC
David Snell, Senior Manager of Procurement, Information Systems Sector, Northrop Grumman

When: Wednesday, March 19 at 6:30pm

Where: Marymount University Reston Center, 1861 Wiehle Avenue #110,
Reston, VA 20190

Join us for a lively panel discussion about developing your leadership skills for today’s collaborative work environments. Learn from experienced managers how to “take the lead” by applying your unique personal attributes to reach organizational goals. Discover what it takes to become an effective and influential leader inside your company or agency.

The discussion will be followed by an information session focused on Marymount’s graduate programs in Leadership & Management and Human Resource Management.

Space is limited, please:
Eventbrite - Your Next Step: Leadership - A Marymount Leadership Panel Discussion

The Health Care Management Career Development Forum

NCHE logoMarymount University’s Health Care Management Program and The National Capital Health Executives are partnering to host a special evening of Health Care Management networking and career development for NCHE members, the professional community, and Marymount University health professions students.  The evening will commence with a career fair featuring some of the Metro Area’s top healthcare organizations/employers, followed by an expert panel of health care management professionals providing an inside look into the industry.  Complimentary refreshments will be served and there will be plenty of opportunity to network with professionals in your field.  Join us for an evening of opportunity, networking, learning, and fun.

April 8th, 2014

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Marymount University, Gerard Dining Hall

2807 N Glebe Rd.

Arlington, VA 22207

Please register at http://www.cvent.com/events/nche-evening-event-the-health-care-management-forum/invitation-f0429f9427c04ac88b183d74a1a7ae7d.aspx

For more information, please visit:   http://nche.ache.org

Directions to Marymount University: http://www.marymount.edu/explore/directions.aspx

Your Next Step: Leadership. Join Us on March 19

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Moderator:
Lorri Cooper, EdD
Director of Marymount’s Leadership & Management graduate program

Panelists:
Bob Tagg, Vice President Contracts and Supply Chain, TASC
David Snell, Senior Manager of Procurement, Information Systems Sector, Northrop Grumman

When: Wednesday, March 19 at 6:30pm

Where: Marymount University Reston Center, 1861 Wiehle Avenue #110,
Reston, VA 20190

Join us for a lively panel discussion about developing your leadership skills for today’s collaborative work environments. Learn from experienced managers how to “take the lead” by applying your unique personal attributes to reach organizational goals. Discover what it takes to become an effective and influential leader inside your company or agency.

The discussion will be followed by an information session focused on Marymount’s graduate programs in Leadership & Management and Human Resource Management.

Space is limited, please:
Eventbrite - Your Next Step: Leadership - A Marymount Leadership Panel Discussion

You’re Invited: BBA Info Session at Marymount Reston 1/28

You’re invited to an information session dedicated to Marymount University’s Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program at the Reston Center. Join us Tuesday, January 28, 6-7PM at Marymount Reston’s 1861 Wiehle Avenue location. Seating is limited so please register here:

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In Fall 2014, Marymount will begin offering its popular BBA program at our convenient Reston location. The program schedule is tailored for
transfer students, including students from NOVA.

Join us on January 28 to learn about the admission process, courses in the BBA program, and transferring credits to Marymount.

Marymount Reston Student Resource Fair January 16

The Reston Center is hosting a Resource Fair for current students on Thursday, January 16, 4pm-6:30pm. Visit the Center and meet representatives from the following university departments:

  • ID & Parking Services (get your ID and parking permit)
  • Student Access Services
  • Student Financial Aid
  • Communter & Graduate Student Services
  • Library
  • and more

Refreshments will be served!

Transfer Students: Meet Marymount at NOVA Loudoun

Admission representatives from Marymount will be visiting NOVA’s Loudoun campus in Spring 2014 to meet students and discuss transfer options for our bachelor’s degree programs in Business Administration and Interior Design. Join us at the LC Food Court on these dates:

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
11am – 1pm

Wednesday, March 26, 2014
6pm – 8pm

Wednesday, April 2, 2014
11am – 1pm

Spring 2014 Dates for Miller Analogies Test (MAT) at the Reston Center

Marymount University’s Reston Center is a testing center for Pearson Education’s Miller Analogies Test (MAT).

Marymount Reston will offer the MAT on the following dates during the Spring 2014 semester:

Wednesday, January 8
Wednesday, February 5
Wednesday, March 5
Wednesday, April 9

Candidates should arrive at 9:30 a.m. to check in.The test begins at 10:00 a.m.

*FEE: $75 if registered before date of test
         $100 if registering day of test
*No refunds and funds cannot be forwarded to a future test date.

TO REGISTER:  (703) 284-5770 or reston@marymount.edu

Marymount & LEAPS Consulting Partner on Customizable Lean Six Sigma Training for Your Organization

Marymount University has teamed with LEAPS Consulting to offer Lean Six Sigma (LSS) training that meets the unique challenges and opportunities facing your organization.

The new reality brought on by legislative, mission and market changes requires training in learning to do more, better, and to be faster and more efficient. Working with Marymount and LEAPS Consulting, your teams will learn the skills necessary to succeed in this new reality.

Whether you manage projects in government, federal contracting or healthcare services, we will work with you to create a customized curriculum that integrates industry best practices with your unique organizational goals, all adapted for your work schedule. The end result: you and your colleagues will learn valuable strategies to maximize time and resources for your organization–and most importantly–for your customers, clients and patients.

Monroe Ratchford, president & CEO of LEAPS Consulting, has more than 30 years of experience in LSS implementation and training. Ratchford, an LSS Master Black Belt, will be a featured speaker at the March 2014 Lean & Six Sigma World Conference in San Antonio.

Interested in learning more about LSS training designed specifically for your organization and your employees? Contact Marymount’s Larry Hoffman at lhoffman@marymount.edu or (703)284-5770.