BUSINESS MASTER'S PROGRAMS BLOG

Is an MBA Degree Worth It?

Business school is all about investments and which ones pay off. The question that many potential MBA students wonder: Is an MBA degree worth it? The infographic below highlights some of the benefits of completing your MBA degree rather than just hedging your bets on steady career advancement through hard work alone. According to this […]

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Top MBA Programs Lead to Top Jobs

You can explore the top MBA programs by looking at various rankings from U.S. News & World Report to Businessweek. One of the factors considered in these rankings is MBA career placement. While you still need to put in the work, earning a degree from a top-ranked MBA program like the Mason MBA often leads […]

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Growing Demand for MBA Careers

A recent study conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), indicates that 2015 may be one of the best hiring years in the last decade for MBA graduates. The infographic below shows an expected increase in MBA hiring, putting it at its highest hiring numbers since 2003, up 10% from last year, and up […]

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MBA in Business Means Top Starting Salaries

According to a recent study conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) of nearly 850 MBA alumni worldwide from the class of 2014, the median starting salary for U.S. citizens who recently completed an MBA in business is the highest it’s been in five years (see infographic below). The GMAC study found that alumni […]

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MBA Careers – Hiring on the Rise

Often questions about MBA careers come down to one important number: your salary after graduating. Let’s face it, few people pursue an MBA degree for the joy of learning; earning an MBA is often about furthering your career and improving your salary. There is great news for those pursing an MBA in business. According to […]

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