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Got into the wrong school!

NaturedNatured Registered User Posts: 4 New Member
edited November 2012 in Business Major
Hi I am a student doing freshman engineering at Purdue. After going through the first semester I feel I can do better in the business schools and in fact I feel that is where I can thrive more. But the problem is Purdue doesn't have the best MBA program, compared to the top Ranked schools out there. How can I transfer to Harvard or UChicago? I really need to get out of here!
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Replies to: Got into the wrong school!

  • kinley14966kinley14966 Registered User Posts: 14 New Member
    It doesn't matter if Purdue doesn't have the best MBA program. You cant do a MBA program until after an undergraduate degree and some kind of work experience.

    Plus, transferring to one of those top ranked schools is not very realistic.
  • NaturedNatured Registered User Posts: 4 New Member
    So to do an MBA program is there a certain degree MBA graduate school prefers over the others? I mean with hard work and passion it can not be difficult.
  • kinley14966kinley14966 Registered User Posts: 14 New Member
    I mean a business degree Im sure helps, but your work experience is very important. I doubt that your will get into a top MBS program right out of undergrad. Highly unlikely.
  • xelinkxelink Registered User Posts: 1,125 Senior Member
    MBA admissions look most at

    Work Experience
    Undergrad Institution

    Your major is very low on the list of things to worry about. Harder majors result in a lesser impact on GPA. Full time work experience and GMAT still matter most. You'll need good internships and a high GPA to get a good FT job.
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