An MBA is one of the most versatile master’s degrees you can earn – and it’s one the business world is always looking for.
“The value (of an MBA) is immeasurable,” said Heather Staples Lavoie ’96MBA, now chief strategy officer at Geneia, an analytic solutions and services company serving the healthcare industry. “Understanding the fundamentals of the market, being trained in quantitative analysis, securing a comprehensive understanding of strategic planning and management, learning about forecasting, operations management, business law – this background has aided me in every role I have held and allowed me to take on the work of building and leading businesses.”
According to the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), hiring for MBA grads remains strong: 77% of U.S. employers said in 2019 that they planned to bring on additional MBA talent at their organizations.3
“When it comes to the professional value of earning an MBA, the