Bloomberg’s Businessweek placed six Canadian schools in their expanded 2010 list of Top Global Business Schools – including four Canuck schools in the Top 10 and one previously-unranked newcomer now among the world’s Top 18 institutions for getting an MBA.
Lauren chats with 2nd year MBA student, Jessica, about her prior career as Marketing Manager at Cineplex Galaxy, her decision to go back to school, and tips for students thinking about heading down the same path.
Work experience is up there with your GMAT scores and undergrad GPA in terms of importance for entrance requirements. Without the required full-time work experience, some schools will not even consider the application
A recent survey of MBA alumni found that while over half advanced their careers from Nov. 2007 to June 2009, only 23% working in Canada received promotions, fewer than in Asia, Europe and even the United States.