Christina Hewitt

Name: Christina Hewitt

Current Ambassador position/program: M.S. in Management Marketing Ambassador

Program: Full-time

Concentration: Management

Anticipated Graduation: May 2019

Undergrad institution and degree: Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Carleton University, Ottawa

Favorite place: Since I just moved here I don’t quite have a favorite place yet, but I can’t wait to continue exploring!

Hometown: Ottawa, Canada

Dream job: To work as a Management Consultant

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Graduate Student
2019
Master of Science in Management
“Exceptional,” is how MGMT Ambassador, Christina Hewitt describes the Belk College of Business. As an international student, she said the faculty made her transition a welcoming and comfortable experience. She also states: “The faculty is fully dedicated to providing students with a learning experience of a lifetime, and is willing to go to great lengths to assist the students in any way they can.”

What degree are you pursuing and why?
I am pursuing the M.S. in Management, as it will be an excellent compliment to my undergraduate degree in Psychology. Together, they will allow me to develop as a well-rounded business professional.

Why did you choose the Belk College of Business over others?
I recognized how highly regarded UNC Charlotte is for all of its programs, and when I learned that the M.S. in Management program was being introduced for the first time, and that it offered an exceptionally diverse range of courses in a accelerated 10.5 month program, I knew that this is exactly what I wanted to do.

What can you share about your experience so far being an Ambassador, and what do you hope to accomplish this year in your role?
I am honored to have the role as the M.S. in Management Marketing Ambassador, as it allows me the opportunity to share my passion for the program with the community. I look forward to attending many events throughout the year so that I can continue to share my experiences with others.

What has been the best part of your academic experience so far?
I never believed that any program could stimulate such a higher level of understanding of a variety of concepts and principles. This has made the learning process extremely engaging and rewarding. It is thrilling to know that by applying these varying degrees of competences gained throughout the program this will result in me becoming highly skilled in management and ready to take on the business world.

How would you describe the Belk College of Business to someone considering a master’s program?
Exceptional. The Belk College of Business provides such an immense amount of care and consideration for their students and it is lead by an exceptional faculty who want to see all of their students excel to their full potential. The faculty is fully dedicated to providing students with a learning experience of a lifetime, and is willing to go to great lengths to assist the students in any way they can.

Anything else you want to share that may help readers learn about Belk College graduate programs?
Being an international student, the faculty for the Belk College made my transition into, not only a new school, but also a new country, a welcoming and comfortable experience. The faculty was excellent in helping me settle in and made sure I was equipped with everything I needed to get started with the program. I could not have asked for a more positive experience, and I feel so privileged to have the opportunity to be surrounded by so much talent. I truly look forward to all that the M.S. in Management program has to offer and to utilize the unique knowledge gained to excel in my future career.