MBA after Pharmacy Degree Possibilities?

I was planning on getting a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy here in Canada. I done some heavy research into the career of pharmacy and even shadowed a pharmacist working in a busy retail pharmacy for a week. The profession is well paying, stable, productive and it isn't nearly as boring as narrow minded people make it seem to be. The stability of the job attracts me a lot. Most full time working pharmacists in Canada can gross anywhere from 80-90K a year and job prospects are good especially in suburban areas... But for my entire life I wanted to be involved in the field of business especially in marketing, economics or finance, but the problem is these careers aren't as stable so I would rather get a pharmacy degree first Is it possible that 5-6 years down the line I could always get an MBA and get involved in the business side of pharmacy/or even just switch gears into finance? In my opinion pharmacy school is really competitive and rigorous so if I could get through it all the course content in an MBA isn't what would worry me, its just getting into a good reputable MBA program with a pharmacy degree and the opportunities that lay ahead?

Asked By: The Dark Knight - 2/20/2011
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MBA programs accept students in any undergraduate field. They prefer students who do not have a business major because they give you the business training but they cannot provide the broad background that managers should have. The best majors are in the sciences, engineering, or math, but other majors are also suitable... More
Answered By: Prof - 2/21/2011
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