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Maria Boer

Dunnville, Ontario, Canada
Brock University (Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance)
Class of 2024

DeGroote has a fantastic Accelerated Program that allows working professionals to grow their network, add tools to their tool kit, and have professors with industry experience share their knowledge. This program gives an opportunity to network outside your industry, learn from classmates' work experience, and see the opportunities available for future career growth.

Work Experience during the DeGroote MBA (Co-op or Summer Internship)

  • Sr. Analytics and Reporting Analyst – Cargill

Why DeGroote?

DeGroote has an excellent reputation for leading “education with a purpose” among alumni and current students. My colleagues highly regard DeGroote’s reputation for giving the tools for business professionals to add value to their current roles and expand their leadership skills. The Accelerated Program offered allowed me to expand on my past work experience and apply it to the classroom.

What piece of advice would you give to anyone considering doing their MBA at DeGroote?

My advice for those considering their MBA at DeGroote is to know that getting this experience sends a signal to others of being a committed individual with a strong desire to grow in their business acumen beyond just your work experience. This opportunity will allow you to work with driven individuals striving for excellence in education to further their careers. The team spirit at DeGroote is fantastic and the best place to grow with the full support of professors and classmates who are experienced in their industry.

Extra Curricular Involvement at DeGroote MBA

  • MBA Student Ambassador