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A Cost-Benefit Analysis of Doing an MBA for International Students from Vietnam Jane Smith Graduate Student, Centennial College Abstract: Obtaining an MBA overseas has been a lifetime dream of many students in developing countries, with the appeal often coming from the expectation of high income after graduation. However, due to the changes in the labor market in North America resulted from the financial meltdown in 2009, the likelihood of obtaining a managerial position upon graduation is becoming much smaller than before (Jain and Stopford 2011), while the cost of an MBA program is steadily increasing (Allen, 2011). This paper presents the costs and benefits of pursuing an MBA in North America specifically for international students from Vietnam. It suggests that unless the prospective students already secure certain managerial positions either back home or in the new environment in North America, the costs of an MBA might outweigh the benefits. The
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