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updates from the carroll school of management graduate programs
On April 12, 2013, 20 Carroll School MBA students joined management students from five other universities in Omaha, NE, for an intimate Q&A session and lunch with a man widely considered the most successful investor of the last century.
By Bill Duffey, MBA '14
I recently had dinner with two friends from high school who are also pursuing graduate degrees. With one in law school and the other in medical school, I couldn’t help but compare their career pursuits to my own.
The final numbers for the Class of 2013 full-time MBA placements resulted in 89% of our full-time MBA graduates receiving job placements within three months of graduation and 99% of the Class of 2013 being placed in summer internships.
After graduating from college with a degree in foreign affairs, Siobhan Skizim went to work in the not-for-profit sector, doing everything from public policy work to event coordination to marketing and public relations.
After earning a bachelor’s degree in accounting, Daniel Jones went to work as an auditor. “It was a good learning experience,” he says. “But then I started thinking about how to invest my money, and I realized I was more interested in investments and finance than in auditing.”