PTC / Eng


ptc, IBM, SAP
Aug 3, 2017 9 Comments

Thinking about making a switch to MBA from Software Engineering. Is there still a market for them? Or am I just wasting my time.


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TOP 9 Comments
  • Infor / Product HEHF28
    I've done it and moved from engineering to product management. It was worth it and doubled salary. I got hire 6 months after graduation.
    Aug 3, 2017 0
  • Facebook / Eng instandidl
    If you have no real skills, MBA is a good way to get a piece of paper used for validation. Many job role will pay more for that piece of paper. But generally, top tier roles don't give a shit.
    Aug 3, 2017 1
    • Google ufP9VE
      This is incredibly true. But that's probably only relevant in Tech.
      Aug 3, 2017
  • SoFi / Eng AhRS27
    don't do it, it's absolutely fucking useless. Have some MBA friends and it's been taking some of them a long time to get a job. Also, insane working hours for others who did manage to find jobs.
    Aug 3, 2017 0
  • Amazon / Eng

    Amazon Eng

    make sure you go to one of the top ten school or it is a waste of effort.
    Aug 3, 2017 0
  • Groupon piIhhk7
    I differ with my opinion, it depends where you want to be after an MBA, in non-tech roles such as marketing, sales or finance? then probably worth it. I can't speak for the market for these roles. but if you are looking to do an MBA, to get into tech management roles then probably not worth it.
    Aug 3, 2017 0
  • Oracle mooooo
    Yea. It's not as valued as people make it to be.
    Aug 3, 2017 0
  • Uber gumbo
    It's a great way to make new friends. It will slow down your earnings in the short term.
    Aug 3, 2017 0
  • Nvidia area52
    It's it's not top tier, don't worry about getting an MBA. it won't help your trajectory at all.
    Aug 3, 2017 0