School of Business and Economics

Student Ambassadors

Ask Me About What it's Really Like Studying Business at Michigan Tech:

Abigale Hayes

Abigale Hayes

Management Major

  • Impact Scholar

“I plan to become a project manager at a company involved in architecture, real estate development, construction, or software development. My favorite MTU experience so far was during Orientation Week when my roommate and I went hiking at Lake of the Clouds. It was a great bonding experience for us, and I was also able to explore new parts of the Upper Peninsula.”


Jacob Mihelich

Jacob Mihelich

Accounting Major

  • Finance Club Member
  • Accounting Club Member
  • Dean's Student Advisory Council Representative
  • Pavlis Honors College Student
  • Calumet Theatre Volunteer
  • Impact Scholar

“I plan to pursue my Master’s in Accounting before sitting for the CPA exam. I would like to work in public or corporate accounting, perhaps in the insurance or banking industry. My favorite college experiences have been the finance and accounting club trips to Minneapolis. I got to meet new friends, connect with professionals at firms, and explore the city!”


Emma Melchiori

Emma Melchiori

Accounting Major 

  • American Society for Engineering Management Member
  • Impact Scholar

“After my bachelor's degree, I will pursue the accelerated Tech MBA®. Then, I plan to head to a city like Chicago or NYC. My favorite experience so far has been meeting some of my best friends right in my hall. Michigan Tech puts a lot of effort into making campus feel like a community. I love it here!”


Nathan Sodini

Nathan Sodini

  • Engineering Management Major

  • Men's Varsity Tennis Student-Athlete
  • Formula SAE Racing Team Member
  • Impact Scholar

“This summer I will be an intern production group leader with General Motors at the Flint, Michigan, plant truck division. I also operate my own business as a detailer and personal attendant for luxury vehicles and valet service. The third day of classes this fall was the GM-sponsored Supercharged Corvette Engine Teardown. As a performance engine enthusiast, this was easily my favorite experience on campus so far!” 


Anna Nault

Anna Nault

  • Management Major 

    Secretary of the Entrepreneurship Club
  • Impact Scholar

“I’m here because I plan to one day own my own business. My favorite experiences so far have been meeting new friends and exploring the Houghton area. My friends and I went sledding the other day, and I’m looking forward to learning how to snowboard next semester!!”


Grace Pruett

Grace Pruett

Engineering Management Major

President of the American Society for Engineering Management
Social Chair of the Dance Team at Michigan Tech
Leading Scholar

 

"I aim to graduate with my Bachelor's of Science in Engineering Management and obtain a position working in technical sales and development. I am also passionate about continuous improvement and would like to help with future manufacturing solutions. There are many different paths I can follow with my degree and I am excited to see where my future takes me."


Matt Chard

Matt Chard

Management Information Systems Major
President of Leaders in Continuous Improvement

 

"I like to spend my free time outside, so Michigan Tech was an easy choice; recreation is right on campus! Also, my professors gear course material toward application in industry, which has been useful during my internships."

 


Via Kumar

Via Kumar

Marketing and Management Information Systems Dual Major
Vice President of the American Marketing Association

 

"I plan to work at a company where I can use both my MIS and marketing skills. I like technology but I also like interacting with people. I would like to work on digital campaigns, branding through data analysis and analyzing consumer behavior, and creating content."


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