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Caitlin Sherr

Caitlin Sherr

GCBA'18
Part-Time MBA Pathway

"Northeastern and the Part-Time MBA Path are helping to make my goals come to life!"


Q:What are you studying at the D’Amore-McKim School of Business and when do you plan to graduate?

A:The D’Amore-McKim School of Business offers many flexible programs. I have chosen to enroll in the Part-Time MBA Path within the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration. Once I finish the certificate, I plan to apply for the Part-Time MBA with a focus on Marketing.

Q: What skills are you building in the D’Amore-McKim that you will use in your future career?

A: My experience thus far has helped me to develop my communication, managerial, and analytical skills, while also giving me a sense of purpose both personally and professionally. This program has given me the opportunity to set a goal and develop myself further. It is very powerful.

Q: Why did you choose the D’Amore-McKim?

A: I chose D'Amore-McKim because the school provided me the ability to grow intellectually, while also satisfying my passion for learning and collaborating with others. The program is very flexible and I was able to adapt my course schedule to both my current job and my interests.

Q: What would you say to a prospective student considering D'Amore-McKim for their business degree?

A: I would advise students considering D’Amore-McKim to look for a school that fulfills their passion, excitement, and level of educational engagement they did not know was missing from their current job and studies. Northeastern and the Part-Time MBA Path are helping to make my goals come to life!

Q: Where do you see yourself in 5 or 10 years?

A: In 5 or 10 years, I see myself likely making a career change because I would like to find a career that will provide me with a sense of a purpose. I would like to strike a balance between fueling my creative passion and my desire to help others. I foresee myself leveraging my professional skills while also continuing to volunteer in the community, travel, and develop relationships with others.

Q: How has D'Amore-McKim helped you become more?

A: D'Amore-McKim helped to push myself outside of my comfort zone and taught me that anything is possible if you have passion. Northeastern has taught me how to elevate my career and drive toward success.


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