Presidio Graduate School
A nice college to pursue MBA!!
The name of this college was suggested to me by my career Counselor. My aim was to pursue an MBA after my graduation and their special course integrating sustainable systems with management program intrigued me. The course and fee structure seemed fine to me hence I applied by filling an online application and had to pay the application fee of $90.
The course that they provided helped me tremendously in developing my leadership and management capabilities. I also underwent rigorous training to adapt to irregular & changing market behavior and learned techniques to analyze and imply critical thinking. This MBA program is inventively constructed to accomplice management with sustainable systems.
My GPA in graduation degree was 7.55. I also had to submit my CV and a personal essay along with two letters of support. They took a virtual interview over skype and also required my official transcripts involving my graduation scores and other documents. Along with all this, I was also required to submit my TOEFL scores of 92 and GMAT scores of 570.
The whole program of MBA cost me a total of $55,000 for tuition and fees. This charge also included the study material fee, technology fee, administrative and orientation fee. I also paid about $180 for the books and stationery required. I did apply for the scholarship separately for which I had to complete Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and I got a concession of $7,000.
We were supposed to manage the lodging and meal requirements on our own. I got a good deal off-campus, which was in near proximity to the main academic building. I was charged about $6,000 per year for the room and managed the meals from restaurants & eateries nearby.
At my time the placement percentage in Presidio Graduate School was approximately 81%. The course itself prepares us for tough to toughest situations to be handled in actual management posts. The average net salary there is around $71,600.
In PGS I attended plenty of conferences, talks and visiting lectures which were held there almost weekly and they helped me polish my social and communicative skills.
Monthly Expense : $200 - $500