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Q&A with Joseph, MMA '19

Quick info

  • Graduating year: 2019
  • Current job title: Associate, Global Operations, Catalyst Development Program, Scotiabank
  • Previous education: Mechanical Engineering, University of Toronto

Why did you decide to study the MMA program?

Having been introduced to the financial/operations side of a business at my engineering job out of undergrad, I wanted to make the transition into this career type full-time, and felt the MMA was the perfect tool/opportunity to make that transition. It aligned with my skill-sets and interests at that time in my career.

What was your main reason for choosing Rotman?

Location and reputation

What was the highlight of the Rotman experience? 

Practicum Project – I gave me my first opportunity to apply the skills I was being taught and played a key part in landing my full-time position with Scotiabank.

Did Rotman and the MMA program meet your expectations?

Yes absolutely. I feel as though I have accomplished everything I set out for by enrolling in the MMA

How was your experience with the Rotman community?

Fantastic – Rotman takes very good care of their students, ensuring the necessary support is present at all times.

What would you say to someone considering choosing the MMA?

If you have analytical background, and are looking to make the jump into the business world, the MMA is the perfect place to be to make that jump.

What are your future plans?

I will be starting as an associate in Global Operations with Scotiabank this June. I am very excited for this next step and feel that Rotman has provided me with all the tools I need to succeed. 
 


The Master of Management Analytics is designed to give students the advanced data management, analytics and communication skills needed to become an analytics professional in 9 months.

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