What kind of work do MBA graduates do?

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Posted by Anna Patricia (Questions: 8, Answers: 12)
Asked on August 27, 2014 3:38 pm
Category: Business School
Posted by Ria Mueda (Questions: 11, Answers: 8)
Answered On August 27, 2014 4:05 pm

A large portion of MBA’s – particularly at some of the highest ranked schools – get their MBA so that they can more easily advance at whatever company/firm they are currently working at (i.e., if they are in consulting, etc.).

I read a report recently that only 4% of MBA applicants go to business school because they aspire to be entrepreneurs, although a higher proportion do, in fact, become entrepreneurs after getting their MBA.

Generally, MBAs tend to pursue higher-responsibility, managerial roles at large corporations, or take jobs in consulting/finance etc.

I’m sure there are plenty of people who don’t fall into this categorization, but this is certainly a trend among many MBA recipients.

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