Kelley Direct students begin their online MBA for various reasons; they want to advance in their careers, switch careers, or want more knowledge and fulfillment. Kara Plotz, a Senior Manager of Operations at National Veterinary Associates, shares her why for joining the Spring Cohort.
What are your career highlights? “I have moved from a practicing veterinarian to the business management side, now overseeing 240 veterinary hospitals. I’m very proud to have made this big leap in my career and for the future opportunities that await with a Kelley online MBA.”
Why did you choose Kelley Direct? “When choosing a program, the reputation of the school was very important to me. When I asked friends and colleagues about the programs I was considering, Kelley always rose to the top as a high-quality program. It was great knowing that Kelley had such a positive impact on others that has lasted their whole careers.”
What are you looking forward to most? “I’m most excited to meet my peers. Of course, I’ll learn from the faculty and coursework, but the breadth of my fellow classmates and their experiences is tremendously valuable.”
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