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Every MBA Program will require that students possess, right from the beginning, core skills in accounting, finance, math and analytics. While you may have brushed up on your skills to prepare for the GMAT, there’s probably room for further study in order to be ready for the inevitably daunting first three months of your MBA program. While you’re adjusting to a rigorous new schedule that...

Read More about MBA Preparation: 4 Pre-MBA Courses Essential for Success

"EdX courses gave me the knowledge I needed to advance my career, as well as the confidence boost I needed to get back into formal education."
Posted in: Learner Stories

Just two edX courses can jump-start a career. James Peacock, age 34, recently contacted us via our Student Support channel to thank edX for providing the courses that would not only round out his industry knowledge, but also prompt him to go back to school for his MBA. I’m from the United Kingdom, where I’m currently working whilst studying for an MBA part-time. I work...

Read More about James Peacock: I owe my future career to edX

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Pursuing a No-Pay MBA with edX Kigali, Rwanda | Age 33 Originally from St. Louis, MO, I currently work in international development, focusing on economic development and public-private partnerships for USAID in Rwanda. I decided to pursue an MBA, but as I had already completed my bachelor’s degree in politics from Oberlin College and a master’s in geography from Temple University, I wanted to do...

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