What can you do in the military with an MBA?


What can you do in the military with an MBA?

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A Master of Business Administration (MBA) can provide you with the education you need for many different military jobs, according to the Department of Defense (DoD). You can enlist as a service member, working in a business administration and management related field while completing your MBA or as an officer after obtaining your degree.

The DoD's Todays Military webpage states that these enlisted careers are:

  • Administrative Support Specialists
  • Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
  • Career Counseling/Retention Specialists
  • Contracts Specialists
  • Document Security Specialists
  • Human Resources Specialists
  • Manpower Specialists
  • Office and Administration Managers
  • Recruiting and Retention Specialists
  • Recruiting Managers

If you have already completed your MBA, you can join the military as an officer. Today's Military states that the military officer careers in the business administration and management field are:

  • Acquisitions and Contracts Managers
  • Business Operations and Management Analysts
  • Business Operations Planning Analysts
  • Equal Opportunity Managers
  • Facilities Managers
  • Human Resources Managers
  • Legal Administration
  • Manpower Officers
  • Postal Administration Specialists
  • Recruiters

For more information about military business jobs, check out this article: Business Jobs in the Military

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