An M.B.A. May Be Your Ticket to Change

U.S. News and World Report
Mar 14, 2012

A business degree can add sophistication and flexibility to a job seeker's toolkit.

As a ballerina, Courtney Necessary performed grand jetes—great leaps—almost daily for seven years. But she knew she would need help making the huge jump from the Atlanta Ballet to a new career in healthcare consulting. "What I want is such a drastic change, I know I couldn't do it without an M.B.A.," she says.