Nicholas Zhu MSBA 21

"I came to the UC Davis MSBA program to build my analytical skills and advance my business skills. I feel inspired every day by my peers, advisors, and faculty members. With the comprehensive coursework and the invaluable year-long practicum project, I cannot wait to bring my expertise to my future job!"

Previous Work Experience

  • Digital Marketing Specialist, Astra Digital Marketing.
  • Orientation Student Supervisor, Student Housing, UC Davis.
  • Marketing Research Intern, Pocket Points, Inc.
  • First-Year Experience Peer Advisor, Student Housing, UC Davis.


  • B.S. in Managerial Economics and B.A. in Cinema and Digital Media, UC Davis.

Student Leadership and Experience

  • Committee Member, Innovation and Sustainability PAC, Launchpad Project Management.
  • Student Professional Development Program Certificate, Center for Leadership Learning, UC Daivs.
  • Student Leadership Development Series Certificate,  Center for Leadership Learning, UC Davis.

Fun Facts

  • I am an avid concert goer. 
  • Aside from business analytics, I found my passion for music and video creation. I play the piano, ukelele, and guitar and I made short films when I was an undergrad.
  • I have lived in six different cities and can speak three different languages.