Five Tips from a Part-Time BC MBA Student

Meet Courtney Cannon-Booth, a part-time BC MBA student and Executive Assistant to the CEO at Celtra. Here, she shares her advice for prospective students, covering everything from researching MBA programs to the importance of class participation. (This post was originally published on August 26, 2016.) As a working professional and part-time BC MBA student, I often get a lot

Tips for Admissions Success

When you sit down to craft your admissions application, think about it like we do, holistically.  You want to make sure that each element of your application flows and represents you. With that in mind, here are some tips from the admissions committee on how to prepare the strongest application. Essays If you’ve been thinking about

What to Do Before You Start Your MBA

Once you have finally made the big decision of where to earn your Full-Time MBA, a new set of priorities seems to come out of nowhere. Let’s start with a just a few to make your transition from work-life to student-life a little easier. Here’s what to do before you start your MBA. Re-visit Campus

From Idea to Product: Insights from Peter MacDonald (MBA ’19)

Wunderite wants to make insurance wonderful. With the belief that filling out paperwork doesn’t have to be a daunting experience, Peter MacDonald (MBA ’19) conceived of Wunderite, a startup that helps customers, brokers, and insurers easily collaborate online, sort of like TurboTax, but for insurance. With a team consisting of MacDonald and ten Boston College

Key Takeaways from a Product Management Workshop

By Andrew Giordano (MBA ’19) Today, product management is one of the most sought-after disciplines in the technology industry. BC MBA alumnus David LoVerme ’15 (pictured) recently led a workshop (organized by the Carroll School Graduate Career Development Office) on the basics of product management. LoVerme is currently the senior director of product & experience

Writing Our Essays? Get an Edge with These Tips

Here a few points we’re looking for when it comes to these Boston College-specific essay questions. Required Essay: Please discuss how you plan to achieve your short and long term career goals following graduation from Boston College. What challenges will you face and how will you leverage your academic and professional experiences to achieve these

Being a Part-Time MBA Student at Boston College

If you’re looking to get back to the classroom to earn your MBA, our part-time MBA program could be the perfect fit. You’ll benefit from an advanced degree, networking opportunities, and the freedom to do so while you work. To give our prospective students a firmer understanding of just how advantageous a part-time MBA program can be,