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  • Georgetown To Offer 10-Month Finance Master’s Option

    Georgetown McDonough School of Business knows you’re in a hurry. So the B-school in the heart of the nation’s capital has announced a new fast-track finance master’s option that gets you the degree in less than half the time.

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  • 2022 Best & Brightest MBA: Derek Cunningham, Georgetown University (McDonough)

    Deciding to apply for an MBA, Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business felt unique and different from my other school interactions. I knew that I wanted a school that offered a smaller cohort size, which was taking active steps towards inclusivity and focused on a global mindset. I found all of those and more at McDonough. What really stood out more than that was this palpable feeling that each and every member of our community truly cared for the success and well-being of one another.

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  • 2022 Best & Brightest MBA: Richard Williamson, Georgetown University (McDonough)

    “Georgetown University immediately caught my attention! After I learned about the Georgetown Pivot Program and the Global Business Experience, McDonough became my top choice for business school admission,” said Williamson. “I have always been passionate about serving marginalized communities, mostly at-risk youth, through extracurricular teaching and mentorship. Therefore, I was truly thrilled to see one of the top MBA programs in the world driving positive change within the marginalized community of formerly incarcerated individuals.”

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  • Georgetown University MSF 2021 Career Report

    MSF reported The Georgetown University MSF program class of 2021 placing at countless top firms. For younger graduates, who are earlier in their career and typically using the masters as a way to break into their desired career, 100% were employed within six months of graduation. For experienced graduates, 78.9% of them utilized the MSF degree to earn a promotion at their current firm or to change jobs. The average base salary for all graduates is $112,139 and the median was $100,000.

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  • Data Analytics Gains Prominence in MBA Programs

    Sudipta Dasmohapatra, professor of practice at Georgetown McDonough School of Business in Washington DC, agrees that demand for this understanding and ability is high and is growing. “Today, technology has made it possible for organizations to collect and store extremely large datasets,” she says. “These are being recognized as valuable assets with the capability to drive strategic business decision-making and propel business growth.”

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  • Flex or Full-Time, Round 3 is the Time to Apply to Georgetown McDonough

    Round 3 presents a golden opportunity for Flex and Full-time MBA applicants to Georgetown McDonough. Shelly Heinrich, Associate Dean of MBA and MS-ESM Admissions at the leading business school, sat down with Clear Admit to discuss everything you need to know about applying to their Full-time and Flex MBA programs.

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  • 2022 Best & Brightest Business Major: Ryon Cairo Henderson, Georgetown University (McDonough)

    Ryon is a really bright and motivated student, and he embodies our cura personalis mission at Georgetown McDonough. Ryon is going to make a very sound and successful CEO one day, but even more importantly, he will also prove to be quite a contributing citizen of the world, and that is exactly what Georgetown stands for.

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  • 2022 Best & Brightest Business Major: Aaryn Taft, Georgetown University (McDonough)

    It is not just her leadership that makes Aaryn such an invaluable addition to the Class of 2022, it is also her service to others. Whether it is in the classroom or in the hallways of the McDonough School of Business, Aaryn is always listening to people’s concerns and worries and then providing advice on how to move forward. Students who have been mentored by Aaryn are so grateful for her support and care and she was always willing to help them through the difficult challenges they were facing. Taking on the mentor role is time consuming, but Aaryn’s motivation to help others is one of her distinctive qualities as student leader—and as a person.

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  • 2021 Best Undergraduate Professors: Lizhi Liu, McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University

    Lizhi Liu, 34, is Assistant Professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, where she’s worked since 2018. She has a PhD in Political Science, an MS in Statistics, and an MA in International Policy Studies from Stanford University. She also has a BA in International Political Economy from Renmin University of China. She currently teaches Advanced International Business, an undergraduate core course; and China: Econ, Politics & Business at the graduate level.

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  • 2021 Best Undergraduate Professors: Jennifer Logg, McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University

    Jennifer Logg, 36, is Assistant Professor of Management at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business​. She has been with the school since 2019. She currently teaches Management and Organizational Behavior and The Psychology of Big Data, a class she created and will teach as part of Georgetown’s new Master’s of Science in Business Analytics.

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