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Choosing a Masters of Management Program: 4 Things to Consider

January 27, 2016

Duke Fuqua Masters of Management Studies Duke Kunshan students - Choosing a Masters of Management Program

Choosing a Masters of Management program (MMS) can be overwhelming. Even if you’ve decided on Duke, it’s still hard determine which of the school’s 2 different MMS programs to apply to. Some of my…

Why I Chose to Pursue a Master of Management Degree at Duke

October 13, 2015

Sahil beside Fuqua's sign as he begins his master of management degree at Duke

Why would a software engineer who adores technology and is working at one of the biggest firms in the world drop that to pursue a master of management degree? Let me begin with my…

Why I Chose Fuqua

October 9, 2014

My team that I began this Fuqua journey with

Deciding on a college for your graduate studies can be a stressful task for students. You want to choose one that’s going to bring you closer to realizing your personal and professional goals….

Why I Chose MMS: DKU

September 22, 2014

The inaugural MMS: DKU Class of 2015

It was a regular Tuesday on my undergrad campus when I heard about an info session for a master’s program at Duke. I was already excited to attend and when I heard there…

Are you a Fuqua Fit?

March 12, 2014

The final application deadline for Fuqua’s MMS: FOB program, April 1, 2014, is only a couple of weeks away. If you’re still wondering if you fit the bill of the ideal MMS candidate,…

Why Duke? Why Fuqua?

October 15, 2013

Duke. Fuqua. These two words are game changers. Being accepted into a program that is a part of both? That is life changing. Ok, well maybe being accepted into the MMS: Foundations of…

Opening My Next Chapter with MMS

October 2, 2013

Why Duke? Why Fuqua? Why MMS? From the admissions process to conversations with employers, family, or friends, be sure to truly take the time to reflect on these questions. They are asked time…

Finding the Perfect Path

September 24, 2013

I graduated from Meredith College, a women’s college in Raleigh, NC, with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and two minors in history and Italian. So how did a person like me end up…

Top 5 Lessons from Business School

July 17, 2013

1. Don’t Just Accept Everything, Question it First Coming from China, I didn’t see myself as a person with “superb critical thinking” written on my personal brand, and I believed this could become…

Happy, Sad, and Everything In Between: The End of MMS

May 30, 2013

When I finished my last official class as part of the MMS program, I was so happy. I found myself in a favorable position — gainfully employed, graduating with a master’s degree, and…