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Trying to decide between fin reporting job at company about IPO in 1-2 years or MBA school at SMU. What do u guys think?

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Are you seeking to do MBA study to move up quicker or get into a different industry. This is what it all depends on. SMU has a solid reputation and what market do you currently work in? However it may be an exciting opportunity at the company and you could make a name for yourself.

MBA would mean move into finance. Most likely investing or corp fin

Would you be happy doing financial reporting though? You've entertained the idea of an MBA for a move to finance - is something in finance what you'd rather do? I'm biased since I went to SMU but know if you do, you'd get a solid foundation and they pride themselves in the MBA's all leaving with jobs when they're done.

IPO.

How does the SMU MBA stack up against UT's? I was told if I'm going to do my MBA in Texas it's UT or bust.

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