Student Stories

Who does an MBA? What are their backgrounds? What motivates them and what do they want to achieve? Read the firsthand accounts of current MBA students from across the world to find out.

Student Profile: Garrett Shafer, University of California Irvine, Paul Merage School of Business main image
Student Stories
22 May 2019

We spoke to Garrett Schafer to find out more about his MBA journey and find out how he’s finding the MBA program at UC Irvine.

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