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Jenny Jenks has researched the financial pros and cons of entering into an elite MBA program at her state university. The tuition and needed books for a master's program will have an upfront cost of $100,000. On average, a person with an MBA degree earns an extra $20,000 per year over a business career of 40 years. Jenny feels that her opportunity cost of capital is 6%.

Given her estimates, find the net present value (NPV) of entering this MBA program. Are the benefits of further education worth the associated costs?

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Jenny Jenks -Enter in MBA program or not(NPV basis)
Persue MBA or not
NPV calculation

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