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What it’s like to be a Broad MBA … in their own words.

The MBA student blog is filled with experiences documented by students in the Broad Full-Time MBA program at Michigan State. Here, MBAs reflect on their successes, challenges, opportunities and growth while venturing through the program together.

Forté MBA Women’s Leadership Conference: Starting a full-time MBA off right 
Broad MBA Forté Fellow Danielle Chatman-Moore talks about her experiences at this empowering event.
Broad College continues to produce Best & Brightest MBAs 
Claire Battafarano and Dustin Reid from the MBA class of 2019 are recognized among 100 gifted graduates.
How three Broad MBAs landed their dream internships  
Gaining work experience at Tesla, Facebook and Intel gives Broad students once-in-a-lifetime opportunities.
West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce honors Broad College alumni 
Broad College alumni receive Hispanic Business Person of the Year and Hispanic Business of the Year.
MSU MBA international business and global learning in Ireland 
It was rewarding to immerse ourselves in Irish culture while learning business nuances distinct from the U.S.
Two students from Kenya realize their futures at the Broad College 
Two students walk similar paths in finance thanks to a scholarship.
Pung Speaker Series: Keeping up with the speed of business changes 
Amway's vice president of Global Procurement, Becky Smith, discusses ways to increase business momentum
The seven P’s and change drivers of the marketplace 
Jennifer Holahan discusses the changes in the marketplace and what businesses can do in this Pung Speaker Series
MBA and undergraduate teams take first at Mergers & Acquisition Case Competition 
Broad College graduate and undergraduate students win first place at the Mergers & Acquisition Case Competition
Beta Gamma Sigma induction ceremony grants lifetime membership 
Lifetime membership to MSU’s Chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma, the national honorary society for business programs
MBA Tech Trek 2018: A firsthand look at innovation and startups in the Bay Area 
Having the opportunity to travel to the Bay Area on our program’s Tech Trek over break went beyond expectations.
'Extreme Green' finds a sweet way to promote charity 
Full-Time MBA student case competition gives Wendy's an idea on using dessert to advocate for adoptions
Supply Chain MBAs Trek to Meijer Distribution Center 
Meijer actually increases shipping during harsh weather due to the stock-up effect conditions have on consumption
Broad team advances to finals of global supply chain case competition  
The Graduate Supply Chain Management Association team tops all Big Ten representatives; finishes second overall
In partnering with teen-aged Detroiters, Broad MBAs discover Motor City beyond the C-suite 
Immersive, experiential program has Broad MBAs mentored by Detroit high school students
The first few months as an MBA 
Back in October 2016, I started reading blogs written by current MBA students...
Securing an Internship 
We’ve only been taking classes for a month, but Broad has done well to prepare us for success in that short time...
General Motors gets solutions it can use today from Broad College 'Extreme Green' MBA student teams  
Experiential case competition series works with the auto industry titan to solve real problems
Jumping right into the fall term, MBA students fashioning real-world solutions for General Motors via 'Extreme Green'  
The first assignment of the new school year for MBAs? Solve a real-world problem for an auto giant by week's end
Spartans will help: Student MBA Association raising funds through July 9 to benefit separated immigrant children  
The fund-raiser benefits Samaritas, a Detroit-based non-profit expected to take in as many as 60 separated children
First Year Reflection 
When I think back to one year ago around this same time, I was still contemplating whether or not I would accept...
Broad MBAs Mohamed Hrezi, Travis Martin honored among nation's 100 'Best & Brightest MBAs' from Class of 2018  
Recognition is courtesy Poets & Quants, a leading graduate business education news Web site
Study and sacrifice pays off: The Full-Time MBA Program graduates its Class of 2018  
For Associate Dean Glenn Omura, it's the final class he oversaw before his retirement
Broad MBAs Tackle Innovative, Hands-On Learning through Extreme Green Case Competitions  
It helps students develop important skills such as creative, innovative, and entrepreneurial thinking competencies
Leadership Opportunities at Broad’s Full-Time MBA Program 
To be a good leader, you must be a good follower. I served for eight years as an officer in the U.S. Army...
Study Abroad at MSU Broad 
The study abroad experience ... was one of the most fulfilling experiences of my life...
MBA '20 MBA Service Project – A most meaningful experience 
As a first year MBA student, you will find yourself limited on time.
How Far I’ve Come and Where I Plan on Going 
Having completed the first quarter of my MBA education ... now would be a great time to reflect on how far i've come...
What I learned after the 1st Semester 
I find it is fitting to look back on my first semester at Michigan State University...
Military Meets MBA  
The Broad College's Full-Time MBA program captures the university’s commitment to and appreciation for veterans.
Fall as a 1st Year MBA 
Michigan State University has a beautiful campus, but in particular, the fall is spectacular...