Graduate Student Alumni Spotlight
Industrial Management MS
Student Name: Prem Mithilesh Morampudi
Program: MS Industrial Management
Employer: Liaison International LLC
Position: Data Analyst
What attracted you to this field?
I did my undergraduate in Computer Science and being an Analytics Professional, I always wanted to pursue a management degree which would give insight to various Process Improvement Strategies and enhance my decision making skills. The flexible coursework and certifications offered were one of the prime reasons that attracted me towards this field.
Why did you choose UT Tyler?
UT Tyler is a public university with several funding and scholarship opportunities for international students as well. Tyler is a beautiful city and the weather is similar to my native place. Being a part of The University of Texas system has a great amount of recognition all over the industry. The coursework is flexible, tuition is affordable, and the cost of living is low. Professors contain great knowledge and professional experience and are very supportive.
What do you like most about UT Tyler?
The weather is nice and there are beautiful lakes all around the place. The classrooms are a good size, and student advisors let me choose the coursework of my choice every time. I always felt at home with the nicest people all around.
What are your career aspirations?
I am working towards being a professional in my field of expertise and to be a Data Scientist soon.
What is your work experience?
I worked as a Business Intelligence Analyst previously, which is where I gained an interest in Data Analysis. UT Tyler gave me an opportunity to work as a Graduate Assistant for the Department of Academic Transformation as a Data Analyst, which helped build my knowledge and insight towards Data Analytics. I am currently working as a Data Analyst in Boston, MA.
Do you have any advice to pass along to other students interested in this program?
Choose wisely from the wide range of certifications offered. These certifications will make you stand out from the rest in your field. Do not miss an opportunity to intern at companies such as Brookshire’s and Norris Cylinder etc.. Good Luck.
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