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Jackie Buchy

Since 2011, I have served as the assistant dean for graduate enrollment at George Mason University's School of Business. In my role, I work with prospective graduate students to identify and select the best graduate program to meet their career goals.

MBA Degree Means Greater Earning Power

Job markets are becoming more competitive as many business professionals seek a graduate business degree– 7.3 million according to the U.S. Department of Commerce. The main incentive to pursue an MBA degree or another graduate business is increased earnings potential over the duration of your career. According to the infographic below from the U.S. Census, […]

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GMAT Tips to Ace the Exam

So you’ve decided to take the GMAT, but how can you ensure you get the best score possible on the exam? The infographic below titled, “The Official Guide to Your Best GMAT” offers you GMAT tips to help you plan and prepare for taking the GMAT. The graphic also outlines what you will see in […]

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Which EMBA is Right for Me?

So you’ve decided to pursue an MBA. As a business executive, you now know that an EMBA is the path you should take. But did you know that not all Executive MBA programs are the same? There are still choices that you need to make. George Mason’s EMBA Program offers business executives and working professionals […]

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Should You Go to Business School?

Should you take the plunge and go to business school? The simple answer is yes! According to a recent Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) survey… 93% of alumni say their graduate management education was personally rewarding 89% found it professionally rewarding 75% found it financially rewarding In addition, this study showed that the average alum […]

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