John Mackie, '00

B.A. in Business Management

What is your current occupation?  
Financial Advisor, Senior Vice President at Hefren-Tillotson, Inc.

Why did you choose Grove City College?
I chose Grove City College because of the basic tenets of getting an excellent faith-based education for an affordable price.

How important was affordability in your choice of Grove City College?
Value was always important to me. The College offered an affordable education, and it was, and remains, an incredible value.

How well did Grove City College prepare you to enter the workplace?
I received an excellent education at Grove City College which helped to prepare me for the workforce. The personal growth that was fostered though my college experiences both inside and outside of the classroom was also important in my preparation for future endeavors. 

How would you describe the spiritual environment at Grove City College?
It was great to have the ability to grow in all areas of life while at college. Faith is important to me and the friendships that developed and challenged me at Grove City College were critical to my continued growth. 

What is the relationship like between the students and the professors?
The professors are very accessible and genuinely care about their students. I continue to have excellent relationships with several of my professors. 

What should prospective students know about Grove City College?
Grove City College prepares you well. You get excellent academics in a picturesque campus at a tremendous value. Additionally, you have the opportunity to grow as an individual in a faith-based supportive environment. 

Learn more about Grove City College's B.S. in Management

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