Written by: Sonali Basak Published by: Bloomberg MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: We thought we were on top of the world. Now my MBA class and I are reassessing our futures. Click Here to Read More Via Original Source … [Read more...] about The Value of My $150,000 MBA Is Now in Question
Written by: Paulina Karpis Published by: Forbes MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: For my parents' generation, the default option for career development was getting an MBA. At one point in the late 2010s, I considered the degree, too. But as much as the brand glittered, a price tag of $200,000 plus two years of lost wages just didn’t seem worth it. And now? Is an MBA worth it in … [Read more...] about Is An MBA Worth It? After Covid-19, Absolutely Not.
Written by: Spencer Jakab Published by: Wall Street Journal MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: As New York University marketing professor Scott Galloway points out, higher education is perhaps the only industry that hasn’t faced pressure to cut costs. The actual instruction received is affordable enough that gross margins are great, but overhead has become perilously high. To … [Read more...] about College Inc. Faces a Sticker-Price Reckoning
Written by: Preston Cooper Published by: Forbes MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: In a new working paper at the National Bureau of Economic Research, Joseph Altonji and Ling Zhong investigate this question. Altonji and Zhong examine individuals’ earnings before and after attending graduate school, then extrapolate their pre-graduate school earnings to estimate what those workers … [Read more...] about A New Study Suggests You May Want To Rethink That MBA
Written by: Marc Ethier Published by: Poets&Quants MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: There’s a new ranking in town. WalletHub, a personal finance website owned by NerdWallet, has compiled a list of nearly 100 MBA programs in the United States and ranked them according to three main categories: return on investment, student selectivity and program quality, and campus … [Read more...] about Is This New Ranking Of MBA Programs Legit?
Written by: Andy Kessler Published by: Wall Street Journal | Opinion MBA News Digest Comment: The video at the end of this article is interesting viewing. Extracted Content: “What year were you?” a Morgan Stanley colleague asked me years ago. “Huh? Year?” I replied. “What year at HBS?” H-B-what? “What year did you graduate from Harvard Business School?” Oh, I get it now. “I didn’t go to … [Read more...] about Is an M.B.A. Still Worth It?