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Any advice and choosing a school to do an MBA at? Should I do fulltime, part-time, online? Is it worth getting an MBA from a non ivy? Thoughts on Wharton School of Business

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Thoughts on Wharton? That’s like asking thoughts on McKinsey or Goldman. No, if you graduate from Wharton you prolly won’t make good money with a lot of potential. Like not at all. And those firms I mentioned suck for careers.

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Please spend 30 seconds to google MBA rankings. Most of the M7 programs are non-ivy: Stanford, Booth, Kellogg, Sloan. More broadly, start with defining what you want to achieve, and then see if you need an mba and then pick what kind of mba from where.

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Depends what you want out of your MBA. If you want it just to check a box, go for a cost effective online program. If you want to leverage it into a new career/jumpstart your career then you need to go to the best school you can get into (M7/top20).

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M7 or bust. MBA value outside of the top schools has eroded significantly. Coming from a well-established firm like Accenture means that you already have a lot of doors open for you. A T15 school honestly won’t do much for you.

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M7 should be your focus. Harvard, Columbia and Penn are in that mix, but there are plenty of non ivy programs better than Cornell and Yale

If you can get into Wharton, go! If it’s not top 20 by US News ranking, it’s not worth it.

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