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Vet Tech Graduate Finds Dream Job in Lone Star State

Samantha Peterson walked across the graduation stage on Oct. 1, 2015. Two days later, she embarked on a two-day road trip that ended in Live Oaks, Texas, – 1,200 miles from campus and her longtime home. Texas was not a random destination. Samantha’s husband, who is a firefighter, moved down to Texas while Sam was in
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Alumni Spotlight: Criminal Justice Grad Jamie Thayer

Albert “Jamie” Thayer graduated from Minnesota School of Business-Blaine in June with a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice. Jamie was able to secure a position as a part-time juvenile probation officer before graduating. Working with juveniles is exactly what Jamie set out to accomplish and is enjoying his work. We spoke with Jamie
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Alumni Spotlight: Criminal Justice Program Graduate Jessica Ackerman

From student, to student worker, to Safety and Security Coordinator at Minnesota School of Business-Blaine, to corrections officer, Jessica Ackerman has worked hard to gain professional experience while attending MSB to complete her criminal justice degree. We caught up with Jessica to ask her some questions about her experience at our school. Why did you
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MSB-Elk River Congratulates Ana Saffrin, Spring 2014 Graduate of the Quarter

Written by Stephanie Keydel, career services coordinator Massage therapist Ana Saffrin, Minnesota School of Business Elk River’s Spring 2014 Graduate of the Quarter, radiates a positive energy so strong it’s almost palpable. Hearing her speak about her field of massage therapy, it’s no surprise that she chose a career that enables her to nurture and help heal
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Congratulations Spring Graduates!

What a happy day! Students, staff and faculty from Minnesota School of Business-Blaine celebrated spring 2014 graduates in a lovely ceremony. Joy and love filled the room at National Sports Center in Blaine as the nearly 50 graduates crossed the stage, accepting their diplomas. Graduation day is such a wonderful day filled with cheerful words and smiles. As
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Alumni Spotlight: Amber Jorgensen

Do what you love. Not everyone is fortunate enough to live those words. Amber Jorgensen, Minnesota School of Business-Blaine alum, uses these words in her definition of success. Amber graduated from MSB-Blaine with a bachelor’s degree in business management, with an emphasis in hospitality management. She now works as an accounts manager for The Courtyards
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Alumni Spotlight: Josh Johnson

Josh Johnson is a graduate of the medical assistant program at Minnesota School of Business-Blaine (MSB). He is currently working as a certified medical assistant at Tria Orthopaedic in Bloomington, Minnesota. Josh works in the Acute Injury Clinic, which provides​​​ same-day appointments for acute bone, joint, ligament and muscle injuries. We caught up with Josh
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A Graduate’s Road to the Realization of a Dream Career in Law Enforcement

Have you ever met a person so dedicated and diligent in the pursuit of their dreams that it inspired you to continue working towards your own dreams and goals? Well, recently I had a chance to meet such a person in Minnesota School of Business-Online (MSB) graduate Levi Ritz. Levi, a graduate of the criminal justice
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MSB-Elk River Congratulates Nate Weishalla, Winter 2014 Graduate of the Quarter

Written by Stephanie Keydel, career services coordinator Recent graduate Nate Weishalla was chosen as MSB-Elk River’s Winter 2014 Graduate of the Quarter. He was chosen by staff and faculty based on his involvement in DECA, as a tutor, and in the local community. His dedication to helping others in and out of the classroom was
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Tips to Prepare for a Winning Career While in College

As students at Minnesota School of Business, a career college, it is probably safe to say that your reason for attending school is to, well, pursue a career. Whether it’s a promotion at your current employer, a new job in a new career field, or your looking to make yourself more marketable and broaden your skill-set,
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