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Interested in applying for an MBA program, and have seen the class profiles, but I’m still unsure. Started off as an engineer and left for consulting before moving to product at AWS. Is this kind of combination the norm for applicants these days?

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There isn’t a “norm” if I’m being honest. Went to Kellogg, and we had the most random assortment of people. Your background will suit you well though, schools are looking for applicants that will bode well for their name.

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You already have a strong background. Are you hitting a ceiling without the MBA?

No, but I value big changes that push me and networking opportunities

Not sure there is a “norm” as much as everyone tries to paint one. Additionally you’re background is strong

There are people from all sorts of backgrounds in MBA programs. Education, Military, entertainment, tech, law, engineering, and of course business.

Can I ask what type of engineer you are?

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