SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Presidio Graduate School, the country’s largest and fastest growing graduate school designed around the principles of sustainability, today heralded its sixth anniversary by announcing record growth in its enrollment and the appointment of four new members to its Board of Directors.
Even as the U.S. enters Year Two of the Great Recession, Presidio Graduate School has continued to enjoy exceptional annual growth, boosting its enrollment from a starting class of 22 students to over 600 students and graduates among its MBA, Executive and MPA programs, and winning accolades from business and civic leaders as well as the country’s leading sustainability experts.
Only six years after its founding, other notable Presidio Graduate School milestones include:
“I’m very pleased about our growth and feel very optimistic about the future. Presidio’s learning community has grown exponentially and is well-positioned for further expansion and success,” said Seyed Amiry, Presidio Graduate School President and CEO. “This is a pivotal moment in our history and we are immensely proud of the ways Presidio students and graduates are making a difference by creating value and innovation in every sector.”
Presidio Graduate School also marked its six year anniversary by announcing four new members to its Board of Directors:
“It’s an honor to join the Presidio Graduate School board at this exciting time and I look forward to working with Presidio’s leadership to further expand this innovative and forward-thinking sustainability learning community,” said Steve Newcomb, founder and CEO of social enterprise incubator Virgance.
A full list of Presidio Graduate School board members is at: http://www.presidioedu.org/network/board-directors
Presidio Graduate School was one of the first and remains one of the only schools in the country offering an MBA in Sustainable Management and an MPA in Sustainable Management. It teaches integrated bottom-line sustainability principles that serve as the foundation for a strategic commitment to sustainability, which has been proven to increase every aspect of shareholder value.
More information about Presidio Graduate School is available at: http://www.presidioedu.org
About Presidio Graduate School
Presidio Graduate School in San Francisco, California offers innovative graduate education in sustainable management including an MBA, MPA and Executive Program. Started in 2003, Presidio features faculty members who are noted scholars and practitioners in sustainable business. Students and graduates of the programs use proven sustainable management theory with practical experience to enable organizations to implement systemic changes for improving the way they do business and interact with their stakeholders. Presidio Graduate School is an affiliate of Alliant International University, accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). For more information, please visit http://www.presidioedu.org