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Abdul Sheikh Receives Outstanding Accounting Professional MBA Award

  In May 2015, program director Andy Bargerstock presented the award for the most outstanding Accounting Professionals MBA graduate to Abdul Ghani Sheikh. This is not the first time Sheik has received an award while at MUM. In August 2011, … Continue reading

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Lean Accounting Article Accepted by IMA

An article written by MBA faculty members Dr. Andrew Bargerstock and Ye Shi has received favorable review for publication in an upcoming issue of Strategic Finance, the monthly peer-reviewed journal of the Institute for Management Accountants (IMA). The article entitled, … Continue reading

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Two MBA Teams from MUM Finish Top 15% in Simulation

Dr. Andrew Bargerstock, Director of MBA Programs at Maharishi University of Management (MUM) in Fairfield, Iowa, announced that both MBA teams from MUM finished in the Top 15% of 68 graduate-level teams who participated recently in an online business decision-making … Continue reading

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Alumni Profile: Ganesh Baniya 2012

Ganesh Baniya, Accounting Manager at The Washington Post in Washington, DC, graduated with his MBA from MUM in May of 2012 with a GPA of 3.99.  While a student in the MBA Accounting Program, Ganesh passed all parts of the … Continue reading

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5 MBA Teams from MUM finish Top 15% in Simulation

Dr. Andrew Bargerstock, Director of MBA Programs at Maharishi University of Management (MUM) in Fairfield, Iowa, announced that all five MBA teams from MUM finished in the Top 15% of 101 graduate-level teams who participated recently in an online business … Continue reading

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Jyoti Raj Adhikari Receives Outstanding Student Award

Jyoti Raj Adhikari has always been an outstanding student. Born in Nepal, he studied accounting at JSS College, Dharwad, India, earning a bachelor of commerce degree with distinction, and was named Outstanding Student of the year. In 2014, he graduated … Continue reading

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Maharishi University of Management Wins National Ethics Case Study Award

Faculty members Dr. Andrew Bargerstock and Ye Shi were awarded with the Best Case Study in the 2014 Carl Menconi Ethics Competition, sponsored by the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA).  The article about the case study will be published in … Continue reading

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MUM MBA Teams Again Place in Top 10th Percentile in Business Competition

They did it again! This year marks the fifth consecutive year that MUM’s MBA teams have placed in the top 10th percentile of the CAPSIM Foundation Business Simulation, an international online business decision-making competition. In March 2014, MUM’s three MBA … Continue reading

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XBRL Certification Prep Course Added to MBA Program

MBA Accounting students at MUM are gaining certification in a new worldwide standard for exchanging financial and accounting information that is required by some agencies of the US government as well as governments of other countries. MUM is the first … Continue reading

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Standard Costing Very Costly, New Research Shows

Lean Accounting expert, Andrew Bargerstock, PhD, Director of Maharishi University’s MBA Programs, will present new research findings that show for the first time, empirical evidence of the waste inherent in Lean manufacturing companies that still use a standard costing accounting … Continue reading

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