Our graduates have gone on to successful careers in industries of all sorts: energy, finance, entrepreneurship, health care, marketing, and more.

Read about some of our recent alumni:

  • Kyle Rojas – Class of ‘15: Kyle served 12 years in the U.S. Air Force as Jet Aircraft Crew Chief for the first seven years and Airborne Persian Farsi Cryptologic Linguist for the last five. After realizing his transition from the military to civilian life would be best served with an MBA, he set his sights on Rice because of their attention to veterans. He was active at the school, serving as president of the Jones Student Association among other roles. At graduation he was honored with the M.A. “Mike” Wright Award, the top leadership award. He interned with FMC Technologies as an internal consultant over the summer between his first and second year and has been a member of the investment management division at Goldman Sachs since graduating. Kyle was also named at 2015 MBA to Watch by Poets & Quants.
     
  • Kevin Bentley – Class of ’15: A former NFL player Kevin graduated from Northwestern University with four years on the Big 10’s All-Academic team. He went on to play 10 years (with Cleveland, Seattle, Houston, Jacksonville and Indianapolis), including an appearance in Super Bowl XL and retired from the game in 2012.  He completed the NFL’s custom executive education program at Harvard and decided to pursue an MBA, starting at Rice Business in the fall of 2013. By graduation he was named among Poets & Quants’ Best-and Brightest MBAs in the Class of 2015. Kevin scored a summer internship with Johnson & Johnson and a full-time position as a senior consultant with Infosys after earning his MBA. He is presently a marketing leader at Owens Corning.