Student and Alumni Stories

With Rice, business is personal. Our small, tight-knit community is known for being driven and diverse, but also welcoming and kind. The very nature of our size encourages you to step up and take a leadership role. Your voice is heard.

Our online MBA program embraces ambitious leaders and bold thinkers from around the world. Get to know some of our students and alumni, and discover how MBA@Rice is helping them accomplish their goals—entrepreneurial, corporate and everywhere in between.


Vice President of Finance, Houston Botanic Garden

Twenty years after earning her bachelor’s degree, Chaundra Frank returned to Rice for her MBA with the goal of continuing to grow as a leader and as a person.

Read Chaundra’s full story.

Chidi Igweh: Bridging Business and Medicine

Global Account Manager, Johnson & Johnson

Chidi Igweh pursued his MBA to understand the operational needs of health organizations. He hopes to bring veterinary diagnostic tools to developing countries.

Read Chidi’s full story.

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