Graduate Programs
Graduate Ambassadors

Our Ambassadors are here to help you navigate the admissions process at Fisher and give you more information about the programs we offer. Feel free to contact them to hear a student's perspective and tips from their experience.

REQUEST TO BE CONNECTED WITH A GRADUATE AMBASSADOR BY USING THE PROGRAM SPECIFIC EMAILS BELOW:

Highlighted Ambassadors:

MBA Ambassadors Specialized Master's Ambassadors

Kelly Lynch | MAcc AmbassadorKelly Lynch

Hometown(s): Cleveland, OH
Undergraduate college: Miami University
Undergraduate major(s): Finance
Career path interests/plans: I would like to work in Audit or Deal Advisory at a Big 4 Firm.
Connect With Kelly

  • Q & A with Kelly

    Why you chose/what you like most about Fisher: I chose Fisher because it is a highly ranked program and the MAcc curriculum is very flexible.
    What surprised you the most about Fisher: I was surprised at how close knit the community was for being part of such a big school.
    What has been your favorite class has been so far or what class you are most looking forward to: Auditing Principles and Procedures
    What advice you would give to prospective students: Begin the application process as early as possible.

Sarah CramerSarah Cramer | MHRM Ambassador

Hometown(s): Findlay, OH
Undergraduate college: Ohio University
Undergraduate major(s): Communication Studies
Career path interests/plans: Work in Talent Management to bring talented and engaged employees into the workforce.
Connect With Sarah

  • Q & A with Sarah

    Why you chose/what you like most about Fisher: While studying Human Resource Management, I also get a broad look at the business world as well.
    What your favorite class has been so far or what class you are most looking forward to: I am look forward to my talent management class, and learning about strategic practices.
    What advice you would give to prospective students: Push yourself to be the best version of yourself and find your best fit.

Malavika AnuroopMalavika Anuroop | SMF Ambassador

Hometown(s): New Delhi
Undergraduate college: School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi
Undergraduate major(s): Urban Planning
Career path interests/plans: Real Estate Analyst, Consultant
Connect With Malavika

  • Q & A with Malavika

    Why you chose/what you like most about Fisher: Fisher offers a perfect curriculum focusing on core areas of Finance ideally blended with required coursework for my area of interest which is primarily Real Estate. More than the coursework, I was inspired by the publications done by Fisher's faculty which assured me that I will be trained by the best professionals in the industry.
    What your favorite class has been so far or what class you are most looking forward to: The Pre-Term course in Financial Analysis and Valuation has been the best experience so far. Prof. George Pinteris ensures to walk you through all the necessary topics which served as foundation for many of the course works that followed.
    What advice you would give to prospective students: Don't rush into things. Stay focused. Never lose confidence and never lose hope, you'll always be guided in the right direction, here at Fisher.

Harleen Kaur BajajHarleen Bajaj | MAcc Ambassador

Hometown(s): Dayton, OH
Undergraduate college: Wright State University
Undergraduate major(s): Accounting & Finance
Career path interests/plans: Tax CPA - Public Accounting
Connect With Harleen

  • Q & A with Harleen

    Why you chose/what you like most about Fisher: The Fisher MAcc program was a great opportunity for me to advance my data analytics skills and apply it toward my future job as a CPA. Through the MAcc program courses, I know I will acquire the skills to prepare for the CPA exams and take advantage of the Fisher connections for a public accounting job!
    What your favorite class has been so far or what class you are most looking forward to: My favorite class has been Professional Research in Accounting! This is definitely a class that challenges me and allows to develop research skills in a different manner compared to undergrad. I know the skills I am acquiring from this class will impact my preparation for the CPA exam and be highly useful in my professional career!
    What advice you would give to prospective students: Connect with students, faculty, and staff! They have unique experiences and backgrounds that can help you advance as a professional and student. Engaging with others truly makes you learn more each day! Make to sure give back and help others around you! Working and connecting with individuals definitely prepares you for your future professional career!

Christine GroomsChristine Grooms | MAcc Ambassador

Hometown(s): Dublin, OH
Undergraduate college: The Ohio State University
Undergraduate major(s): Accounting
Career path interests/plans: Audit Staff, Crowe
Connect With Christine

  • Q & A with Christine

    Why you chose/what you like most about Fisher: I chose Fisher's Master of Accounting Program because it provided me the flexibility to complete my undergraduate degree concurrently with my graduate degree. Ohio State's expansive list of electives was also a draw, as I'm able to schedule around my areas of interests and select unique courses that are fun and contribute to a well-rounded education.
    What your favorite class has been so far or what class you are most looking forward to: My favorite class so far is Accounting and Data Analytics with Professor Draper. I love that the MAcc program focuses on using and interpreting data, as this is such a relevant skill in today's workforce. Professor Draper not only engages students in class by providing hands-on learning opportunities and digestible material, but is always willing to help with any specific questions you may have.
    What advice you would give to prospective students: Ask all the questions! Whether it's participating in class or engaging with classmates and professors, never be afraid to reach out and ask a question. Being curious and inquisitive will help you get the most out of your experiences.

Hannah GroselHannah Grosel | MAcc Ambassador

Hometown(s): Marietta, OH
Undergraduate college: The Ohio State University
Undergraduate major(s): Accounting
Career path interests/plans: EY Tax
Connect With Hannah

  • Q & A with Hannah

    Why you chose/what you like most about Fisher: Fisher's Master of Accounting program allows me to complete my undergraduate degree while earning my graduate degree. Two degrees in four years from THE Ohio State University- I can't think of a better opportunity!
    What your favorite class has been so far or what class you are most looking forward to: The class I am looking forward to most is Fraud Examination: Misappropriation of Assets. The subject matter seems really interesting and I have heard great things about the course. I am excited to take it next semester!
    What advice you would give to prospective students: Reach out to the admissions office with any questions you have. They have tons of information and are always happy to help! Graduate Ambassadors are also available to provide a student's perspective of the program. Try to visit Ohio State's campus and Columbus too- you might just be able to picture yourself here!

Elsa ZhaoElsa Zhao | SMF Ambassador

Hometown(s): Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
Undergraduate college: The Ohio State University
Undergraduate major(s): Accounting, Finance, Economics
Career path interests/plans: Financial Risk Management/Corporate Finance
Connect With Elsa

  • Q & A with Elsa

    Why you chose/what you like most about Fisher: Fisher is renowned in terms of both academics and student experience. In addition, Fisher has a strong alumni network, and will definitely be a great help throughout the career. All the people I met at Fisher are so nice and helpful!
    What surprised you the most about Fisher? Fisher is constantly using the most recent technologies and help students stay current.
    What advice you would give to prospective students: Talk to professors and working professionals to learn about different career paths and start thinking about what most interests you. A strong passion will be of great help in achieving any goals!