From business to law, see how their personal and professional experience led them to pursue an advanced degree, how they feel the educational environment has molded them as professionals, as well as what they’re looking forward to most about life outside the classroom.

Brittany Glaze

Joint Degree, J.D. MSW ’16, IU Robert H. McKinney School of Law

“To know that you are making a difference in the life of your client is a feeling that not all professions can offer.”

Patricia Wakefield

UW MBA Consortium; Therapist, Patricia Wakefield Advisory Services

“Find allies. It took me many years to realize that mentoring is not enough.”

Ava Vesling

MBA Candidate, Flores MBA Program, LSU

“With students from all over the world, I have been immersed in a variety of cultures and have learned from people with different perspectives.”

Jenny Kowalski

MBA Candidate ’17, The University of Connecticut

“Real world experience quickly showed me that I wanted to take on challenges and projects that involved a higher level of exposure and analytical thinking.”