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The Case for an MBA

Building Business Skills

Career Impact

The Timing and Value of an MBA

Where Connections Begin


Where Connections Begin

Building a New Skillset

  • Foster EMBA enables students to expand their current skill sets
  • With competing life obligations, students learn how to integrate Foster EMBA into their already incredibly full lives
  • David Howell (EMBA 2012) shares the value of the Foster EMBA rigor



I've had my undergraduate for 18, 20 years. And I just recognized that to advance to that next level or to have the skill set that's required to lead at a new level that an MBA was going to be required. And I've always had it as one of my goals that I wanted to achieve-- acquire my MBA.

So academically, it was something I didn't have a whole lot of apprehension about. But balancing that with family and kids, and I'm married, and school and work was quite the challenge. And I found that the format of the North America program works quite well. It's still very rigorous. It's challenging, but I am able to bring all of those things together and balance life and school and work.

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