Business@American attracts ambitious students from across the U.S. Although they come from diverse academic and professional backgrounds, they all share the drive to continue learning and moving their careers forward. Hear directly from our students about their interests, their career goals, and their experience online with the Kogod School of Business.
Q&As with Current Students
“I can confidently say that I am continuously learning and growing. I am applying statistical data learnings to my professional responsibilities and understanding the ins and outs of human capital. I am on the right track to advancing my professional career.”
Alyssa Steinmann, Experienced Advertising Professional MBA@American Student, Expected to Graduate August 2018 Senior Account Executive at MRM//McCann
“In my current job, I’m influencing people but not using any type of data to get there. I like data! When I’m trying to convince someone of something, I like having the data behind me to back it up. That’s something that this program will give me.”
Jaime Robinson, D.C.-Based Data Enthusiast Analytics@American Student, Expected to Graduate August 2018 Client Manager at Unum
“Business@American has stimulated my entrepreneurial spirit to a whole new level. It sets you up for success so that you can confidently choose a path and excel. Overall, the program has opened my mind to opportunities in the world of business.”
Sean A. Cahanding, Entrepreneurial Army Captain MBA@American Student, Expected to Graduate August 2018 Former Captain, Infantry in the U.S. Army
“I was looking for a program that gave me the ability to better understand businesses and business issues, combined with the skills required for data analysis. That combination is ultimately what helped me successfully land my current job.”
John Gayton, Newly Hired Data Analyst Analytics@American Graduate, Class of 2017 Services Data Analyst at Agilent Technologies
“I knew this was a place where I could achieve academically and be challenged to learn. With its strong reputation, online learning for professionals, and its close proximity to where I live, American University gave me the chance to continue working at my job.”
Shana Sivia, Multitasking IT Professional MBA@American Graduate, Class of 2017 Data Management Analyst at CACI International Inc.
We invite you to attend an upcoming event to meet real students face to face online or in person. To learn more about how our programs can advance your career goals, request information now or contact an admissions counselor at 855-572-2800 or via email.