In this BusinessBecause feature, Alex Min — CEO of The MBA Exchange and (spoiler alert!) former client — speaks frankly about his b-school journey.

Rejected With A 750 GMAT-Accepted By MIT Sloan, INSEAD & Wharton 5 Years Later

My journey to business school can be described as non-traditional, challenging, and incredibly rewarding. I earned my undergraduate degree at MIT with a scholarship from the United States Marine Corps. After college, I proudly served for a decade as a pilot and staff Officer.