Prospective students sometimes think, I shouldn’t get an MBA because my background isn’t in business. Go ahead and remove that thought from your mind! The professional experiences of Booth’s Evening MBA and Weekend MBA students vary widely. We want people from all backgrounds to apply to Booth. They bring unique perspectives to the table, which is a benefit to everyone. You can apply an MBA to just about an career. That’s exactly what Dr. Ari Levy, ‘10 has done.
A graduate of Booth’s Evening MBA Program, Levy combined his internal medicine background and business acumen to create SHIFT, a health-care and personal training center that opened in February. He recently sat down with the Chicago Sun-Times to share this innovative experience.
Read his story here: http://chicago.suntimes.com/news/sunday-sitdown-dr-ari-levy-startup-pairs-medicine-with-fitness/