Author Archives | Jackie Buchy

About 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.

Business Schools in VA Have Better ROI

September 22, 2014

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Prospective MBA students generally understand the importance of the bottom line, and this is often why they want to pursue a graduate business degree—to increase their bottom line. This is especially important when deciding between business schools. It is vital to not only consider convenience of location and class schedule but also to consider what […]

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What Makes Good MBA Programs?

September 8, 2014

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Many factors go into the decision on which MBA program you are looking for, but what items are indicators of good MBA programs? Good MBA programs fill students’ individual needs through location, curriculum, faculty, format, career services, tuition, as well as specialty programs. Good MBA programs provide students not only with the skills required of […]

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The Use of Technology in MBA Programs

August 13, 2014

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The use of technology has entered nearly all aspects of everyday life. This is true for business schools and graduate business programs as well. But, as seen in the infographic below, 1 in 5 students still feel that more technology can be integrated into their programs. In some areas, it seems that institutions are doing […]

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Why Mason has the Best MBA Program for You

July 29, 2014

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Determining the best MBA program for you is difficult. You need to find the right balance of challenge and learning, cost, location, and more. George Mason’s MBA program strives to be the best MBA program for working professionals in the greater Washington, D.C., region by offering convenient locations, accelerated schedules, experienced professors, and a great […]

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Best MBA Program Means Career Results

July 23, 2014

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The best MBA program for you may come down to convenience or cost. But one of the most important factors when evaluating MBA programs is the career placement statistics for its students. After all, few of us pursue an MBA simply for the education. Often, an MBA degree is used as a gateway to a […]

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