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Has anyone thought of doing of a masters in CS instead of a MBA to break into product management?

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No, different skillsets

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MBA is a useless degree in terms of building skills to be a PM. It just has great recruiting opportunities

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Do you think any masters degrees would help in building skills

That's actually difficult to complete tho, they're not really looking for technical expertise at mid level PM roles. Basic understanding of feasibility is enough.

Booth has a dual degree in the two

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