still do an MBA if my true passion main goal is to be an entrepreneur?I truly have no post-mba goals like MBB/IB/PM. 0 interest and don’t see myself working in those roles. want to run my own business

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There was a percentage of people in my program who used the MBA to do exactly that. They used the two years to develop their business plans, as well as participate in startup competitions, which gave them some seed money. Most of them are now running their own business. Would also say there's a number that started their own business a couple years after school as well

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It may be my perception, but two of the people in my class who came in with a very specific want to start a business got a lot of financial support from the school in terms of scholarship. If you can communicate a very clear vision/plan on what you want to do, it may improve your chances. For example, one guy had already gotten to the point of getting a small round of funding for his startup before school. It might be worth applying and see what you get.

Might be even better to do MBA -> consulting/PM/brand management/healthcare (depending on the type of company you want to start) for a couple years to save capital and pay off loans and then get into your own thing full time

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