Pursuing an MBA is an enormous investment, whether you’re seeking career advancement or hoping to expand your knowledge base. It also requires that you sacrifice your most precious asset—your time. With everything that’s at stake, it’s essential that you find the right MBA program, one that will help you achieve your academic and professional goals.

Investigating the options offered among universities across the country is a daunting task. So to assist your search, we’ve compiled profiles of 10 outstanding MBA programs. To download this compilation, simply follow this link .

Each of the profiled programs achieves a standard of excellence in its own way, but they all share one common approach—they integrate IT into business practices.

You will likely relate to some of the students and graduates we’ve featured. Many had an IT background and needed business expertise to make a major career change. Others were looking for an education where they could learn about complex areas of IT that they couldn’t tackle on their own.

If you’re not pursuing an MBA yourself, but you’re looking for employees armed with the latest IT knowledge, our download may help you expand your list of universities where you might recruit the most promising new hires.
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