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Is it actually worth getting an MBA if you already work at a big 4?

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A high quality MBA is a good way to leave big4 if your goal is high finance, and there’s no guarantee there. Otherwise a waste of time and money with a big opportunity cost

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If you exit to high finance after a good quality MBA, you’re doing it wrong.

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Working at a Big 4 does not equate to having an MBA. What are your long term goals?

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Can you achieve that by networking and switching to industry? Trying to save you some $$$.

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Unless you’re trying to move to wildly different industries or your school’s MBA ranking is in the single digits, no.

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It depends

What are your goals? I will say that if your goal’s the buyside, getting an MBA without prior experience likely won’t be the answer

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