This Fellowship Program Fully Funds Degrees for Full-Time MBA Students

For many of those with student debt, graduate school can bring two things: career advancement, and more debt.

But at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, one MBA program is taking the prospect of more debt out of the equation.

In this podcast episode, John Wells, Associate Dean at UMass Amherst’s Isenberg School of Management, explains how the Isenberg MBA fellowship is providing both hands-on experience and a fully funded graduate degree to their full-time MBA candidates.

Listen in to learn how.



This podcast episode is sponsored by Inversant, a Boston-based nonprofit that helps lower- to middle-income families plan and save for college.

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Listen to the full series, “Challenges and Solutions for Student Financial Aid & Debt.”

Hannah Nyren

Hannah Nyren

Hannah Nyren is the General Manager of EdTech Times. A Texan by birth but a Bostonian at heart, Hannah is an educational writer, AmeriCorps alum, and one-time StartupWeekend EDU (SWEDU) winning team member. She started her career at a Pearson-incubated edtech startup, but has since covered travel, food & culture, and even stonemasonry in addition to education.