Mr. FA Captain

About Me:

Captain in the US Army looking to transition into the civilian world. I have an undergraduate background in business from a top state school as well as a combined 12 months of internship experience with two Fortune 500 companies (J&J, Becton Dickinson). Additionally, I have some solid volunteer experience and solid recommendations.


Undergrad School: Penn State University

Undergrad Major: Supply Chain Management

GPA: 3.3

GRE: 316

Age: 27,  Ethnicity: White

Extracurriculars: Volunteered teaching English to South Korean children while stationed there for ten months - I would go every Sunday for 1-2 hours, Mentored high school students interested in business careers while at Penn State's Smeal College of Business, Fraternity treasurer who led fundraising efforts to raise money (approx $15k) for pediatric cancer research.

Work History:

Title: US Army Officer

Industry: Government / Military

Company: Army

Length of Employment: 4 yrs, 6 mos

Big Life Wins:

I received a distinguished officer award for leading the best fire support team in my brigade (approx 4,500 soldiers). Successfully led a platoon of 40 soldiers to and from an overseas deployment. Coordinated joint training efforts with my South Korean counterparts.

Post MBA Goal:

Management Consulting. Also applying to Owen and Mendoza.



The Experts Rate The Odds At: 40%

  • Stratus Admissions Counseling | Odds Assessment: 40%

    Hi Mr. FA Captain, This is Donna Bauman with Stratus Admissions weighing in on your profile—but first thank you for your service. You’ve got some strong cross cultural experience with your work in the military in South Korea. You may find that your military experience could help you in transitioning to consulting if you consider the defense industry to leverage your prior experience. I think you have a good school list—Goizueta is a good choice and Owen and Mendoza are as well. I like your consideration choices too—UNC Kenan-Flagler and Cornell Johnson are strong supporters of veterans as are Fuqua and McDonough. I have worked successfully with many clients applying to these programs and would be glad talk to you further if you want to …

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