Considering The Current Job Market, Is An MBA Worth It?

Posted by: Geoff Gloeckler on November 21, 2011

@TradingBoiler asked via Twitter: “Do MBA programs feel with the current hiring environment that the cost is still worth the opportunity?”

We asked Sally Blount, dean of Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management, for the answer. Here’s what she said:

Click here to visit Kellogg’s MBA profile.

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Reader Comments

Lalit Thawrani

November 21, 2011 3:22 PM

Business week, you are asking a dean of a Tier 1 University is worth a MBA? Of course, she'll say yes! Its a world class school. Its like asking a CEO of a company whether their product is worth buying or not buying? What do you think the CEO answer would be? Ask the employers what they think of it.

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