Our students are well-rounded, experienced professionals from a variety of backgrounds. Meet a few of our students and learn how the online business programs at Syracuse University are helping them advance their careers.
NFL Running Back New Orleans Saints
Latavius Murray was enjoying a successful career as a running back in the NFL when he decided to pursue his MBA. While exploring his options for graduate education, he realized that only one university would truly mean something to him—his hometown favorite Syracuse University.
As an alumna of the Syracuse undergraduate program, Celina Rosita Tousignant felt right at home when entering into the online MBA program. She found that the digital learning environment, in particular, allowed her to connect with professors, peers, and curriculum in a way that supported her learning.
Former Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy & Engagement Officer Independent Health
For over 30 years, Jill worked for a managed care company, 15 of which were in a senior executive role. With family, career and volunteer commitments, she never felt like the time was exactly right. It was her daughter, a senior at Syracuse University, who encouraged her to look into the online MBA program through the Whitman School.
Associate Program Manager TransPerfect Translations
With a passion for collaboration and working in a global environment, Phylicia Lee found that the intimate class sizes in the online MBA program fit her style of learning. Now her goal is to use the skills she’s gained in the program to pivot to a career in finance.