University of Southern California

Amy Shah Patel
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Graduating Year
Undergraduate School
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA

Previous Industry/Function: Biotech / Engineering
Intended Industry/Function: Consulting

Why did you choose Marshall?

I chose Marshall because of the friendly people, collaborative culture, incredible network, global mindset, and vast elective offerings to be able to cater my MBA the way I wanted it.

What surprised you the most about Marshall?

How REAL the Trojan network is!

Favorite USC Marshall Core Class:

Strategy & Operations

Favorite USC Marshall experience:

The incredible people - all of my classmates have done something impressive and are happy to dedicate their time to helping and improving everyone else around them.

What you wish you knew before attending business school?

DO YOUR RESEARCH!  Have coffee with people that have been through B-school, read blogs, visit campuses, talk to people and ask as many questions as you can.

Which clubs are you involved in?

  • MBA Ambassadors
  • Marshall Graduate Student Association
  • Operations Management Club
  • Healthcare Leadership Association
  • Marshall Consulting and Strategy Club