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Academic Level:
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior

IDDEAS@Wharton is a two-day program introducing outstanding undergraduates to the field of business research and academia.

IDDEAS@Wharton will give participants an opportunity to experience what it means to be a PhD student and to enter a career as a professor at a business school, academic and/or researcher. Participants will take part in doctoral-level research exercises, take mini-master classes with Wharton faculty, hear from Wharton doctoral students, and much more.

IDDEAS@Wharton Scholars have gone on to enter top business doctoral programs.

To enrich the field of business academia and research, the IDDEAS@Wharton program invites applicants from all academic and personal backgrounds. Attendance and accommodations are free of charge.
accepts non-us citizens

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Pennsylvania (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Operations Research
Philosophy & Ethics
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences
STEM Fields

Applied Statistics
Big Data Science
Data Analysis
Data Science
Global Health
Information Sciences

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Page last updated 2/12/2024
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