Cara chose an MBA as the perfect mix to develop her business and leadership skills and round out her science qualification and experience
Executive Masters in Business Administration graduate Cara Crowley is a Senior Quality Manager in a leading pharmaceutical company, responsible for a large team of QA and QC professionals.
Cara graduated with a Science Degree before embarking on her professional career in various Pharmaceutical manufacturing companies. Over her career she regularly continued to complete further science and technical courses in order to expand her level of experience.
What attracted you to study at Waterford Institute of Technology?
While I must admit that one of the factors was that Waterford Institute of Technology was at my doorstep it was not the deciding factor. The MBA at WIT, includes a significant amount of Face to face class time which is invaluable for this course, both for interaction with the course instructors but also my classmates.
The in-class debates, peer learning and peer support stands out for me as one of the reasons for the most enjoyable and rich learning experiences I have had.
The course challenged us academically and professionally, the content is interesting, meaningful, and has clear applicability to the everyday work.
What was your motivation for choosing this course?
I wanted to round out my science and technical qualification with a business qualification, the MBA was the perfect mix to develop my business and leadership skills to accelerate my career.
What words of advice do you have for new students?
Make sure you’re able to commit the time for this course. This is your time.