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what be a good option for a masters program?

sp1212sp1212 Registered User Posts: 795 Member
edited June 2007 in Business Major
masters in econ
masters in finance
or get 2 years of work experience and get an mba

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Replies to: what be a good option for a masters program?

  • VectorWegaVectorWega Registered User Posts: 1,872 Senior Member
    You should first test out the waters with your undergrad degree. It may turn out that there is no need for you to get a Masters at all. I know several people with BBAs (or bachelor's in Econ) making 6 figures with no apparent ceiling to stop them from continuing to move up despite not having a Masters.

    However, out of the choices you laid forth, the MBA is certainly the most valuable. I would recommend 3 to 5 years of work experience and then go to a good MBA program. (there is a huge discrepancy between MBA programs so at that time you would need to research which would instantly eliminate many MBA programs). BTW, I would recommend a full time program. Not a professional one.
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