Could he be going for an executive MBA? If I remember correctly, those programs are a bit different and are designed for people who have been in business for years (not sure that applies to Buntin, but whatever) and may not have an undergrad degree.
"You can get so much of good thing, you can linger too long in your dreams, say good-bye to the oldies but goodies, 'cause the good ole days weren't always good, and tomorrow isn't as bad as it seems" Billy Joel (as quoted by BigBadBob)
Thanks for his skating and good luck
That was always nice to see he and his partners skate. and personnally, thanks for a nice interview once at TEB
Wishing him well.