MBA - US/UK/EU


UserS_J

I know there are more discussions about MBA programs.
I am going to apply MBA and have difficulty to choose one of them.

I have more than 5 years experience in industry (Finance department), GMAT 660 and GPA 3.7
Future plan to work in consulting area.

My options:

Cass
Cranfield
Manchester

Questrom
Mays
Kelly

Please share your experiences about MBA for international students.

[Edited by UserS_J on Nov 23, 2017]

I know there are more discussions about MBA programs.
I am going to apply MBA and have difficulty to choose one of them.

I have more than 5 years experience in industry (Finance department), GMAT 660 and GPA 3.7
Future plan to work in consulting area.

My options:

Cass
Cranfield
Manchester

Questrom
Mays
Kelly

Please share your experiences about MBA for international students.
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Duncan

You are below the average GMAT for most of these schools. You will not be a competitive candidate unless your work experience is unusually valuable or rare, especially if your GMAT component scores are not in balance.

Maybe Emory could be a good option? It has better placement into consulting than most of the schools you mention.

You are below the average GMAT for most of these schools. You will not be a competitive candidate unless your work experience is unusually valuable or rare, especially if your GMAT component scores are not in balance.

Maybe Emory could be a good option? It has better placement into consulting than most of the schools you mention.
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Razors Edg...

What are your goals? Keep in mind that if you're not a resident of these countries, and plan to stay in one of them after graduation, there will be visa issues.

What are your goals? Keep in mind that if you're not a resident of these countries, and plan to stay in one of them after graduation, there will be visa issues.
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UserS_J

What are your goals? Keep in mind that if you're not a resident of these countries, and plan to stay in one of them after graduation, there will be visa issues.


Of course, visa issues make me to rethink to choose MBA program. I really want to pursue MBA in USA, and have experience there.

[quote]What are your goals? Keep in mind that if you're not a resident of these countries, and plan to stay in one of them after graduation, there will be visa issues. [/quote]

Of course, visa issues make me to rethink to choose MBA program. I really want to pursue MBA in USA, and have experience there.
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Duncan

If you do not have US permanent residency, then studying in the USA may not help you. Consider Canada or Australia instead.

If you do not have US permanent residency, then studying in the USA may not help you. Consider Canada or Australia instead.
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Razors Edg...

To be fair, it could help, depending on his/her expectations. Doing an MBA can give you the opportunity to get the OPT work permit, which is a one-year post-study visa. If they just wanted to work in the country for a year, then an MBA could help.

To be fair, it could help, depending on his/her expectations. Doing an MBA can give you the opportunity to get the OPT work permit, which is a one-year post-study visa. If they just wanted to work in the country for a year, then an MBA could help.
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Duncan

And a STEM course would give two years but, as you guessed, I think this person might not have realistic expectations.

And a STEM course would give two years but, as you guessed, I think this person might not have realistic expectations.
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