Program overview

Master of Business for Veterans (MBV)

Program Snapshot - Cohort 8


Class Size






Who attends the Marshall MBV program?

chart pie chart bars
Prior Degrees  
Social Sciences 38
Business 38
Communications 2
Humanities 5
Health Sciences 4
Arts 2
Cohort 8 - Branches of Service  
US Army 27
US Navy 18
US Marine Corps 44
US Air Force 17
US Coast Guard 2
Cohort 8 - Current Military Status  
Active 17
Retired 14
Separated 59
Reserve 18
Cohort 8 - Ethnic Composition  
African American 11%
Asian / Pacific Islander 16%
Caucasian American 52%
Hispanic/Latino 29%
Cohort 8 - Gender  
Female 16
Male 92
Cohort 8 - Admissions Profile  
Class Size 108
Average Age 35
Average GPA 3.28
Average Years of Military Service 10.07
First Generation College Student 53



“As I am transitioning out of my military service into civilian life… I wanted the diversity I knew the program would offer. I strongly believe that diversity is what forms opportunities… the USC network and how they make you feel like you’re family.”

Lawrence Fung 
B.S., Dental Hygiene (USC) 
DDS, Dentistry (USC) 
U.S. Navy, Lieutenant (Active-Duty)



“I chose the MBV program because I liked how it recognized the value in my military skill sets and experiences, while allowing me to transfer and develop those skills in a business aspect.”

Karen Hearn 
B.S., Marketing (Florida International University)
U.S. Army, Sergeant (Reserves)