What Does a B.C. MBA Look Like?
Apr 2, 2012
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Looking at a cross section of B.C. MBA grads and what they're doing with their degrees.
In last year's MBA package we looked at the unconventional ways that B.C. MBA grads are wielding their degrees in the working world. Those three letters tend to conjure images of corner offices and stuffy boardrooms, but there's a world of enterprising grads doing more than pushing papers around.
We wanted to know what an MBA in our province really looks like; who is earning B.C.'s MBAs and what are they doing with them? We asked, and you told us.
B.C.'s pool of MBA grads is teeming with business founders, entrepreneurs and presidents, many of whose ideas hatched in the incubative atmosphere of their university programs. The majority of our respondents agree that without their MBA education, their most recent accomplishments would have been a struggle or a non-option.
When looking at the diversity of B.C.'s MBA students, we found that the majority are male (see chart below), a statistic t