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From Near East Studies to Consulting: Alice Cassin (MBA ’17) Shares Advice

By Darden Admissions-

You may have heard that Poets & Quants recently ranked Darden as the top US feeder school for consulting jobs. If you’re interested in consulting, you may be wondering how students secure consulting careers and how they got to Darden.

Alice Cassin (Class of 2017) is one of those students: she has an offer with Accenture after she graduates. She also came from a non-traditional background, graduating from college with a degree in Near East Studies. She recently talked with Business Insider about how – and why – she ended up at Darden. You can read the interview here.

Want to learn more about the careers our students pursue? Our employment report can be found here. And we’ll be on the road this summer with Admissions representatives and alumni, so bookmark our Events page and join us when we’re in your area to learn how the Darden MBA will help you achieve your career goals.