Mission

GradMe provides guidance towards pursuing graduate degrees and getting financial aid.

Vision

To provide access to unlimited opportunities for educational and professional development.

Service philosophy

Effectively addressing all the needs and questions of our customers in a timely manner.

Founders

Jean C. Batista

He is from Dominican Republic and currently works as a college professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Bucknell University, in Pennsylvania, USA.

Jean holds a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from Johns Hopkins University (2015), a Masters in Civil Engineering with emphasis on Structural Engineering from the University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez (2011), and an undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering from the Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra, in Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic. Jean's research focuses on fire performance of thin-walled structures through experimental work and advanced computational simulation.

“GradMe was created to offer a platform with opportunities for those who seek to continue their studies abroad. GradMe allows me to help people who, like me, see education as a positive factor for both personal and professional development."- Jean C. Batista

Oscar A. Herrera

He is from Colombia and currently works as Research Associate II at Evidera - an American multinational firm specialized in economic simulation modeling for market access of drugs and medical devices.

Oscar holds a Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Virginia Tech (2016), a Masters in Industrial Engineering with emphasis on Management Systems from the University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez (2011), and an undergraduate degree in Industrial Engineering from Universidad del Valle in Buga, Colombia (2005). His research focuses on measuring the performance of complex systems, and the development of simulation models to evaluate programs and projects.

"As a co-founder of GradMe, I am pleased to offer reliable and timely information to our customers on how to study abroad. We have already undertaken this process, and now we want to share our experience through GradMe and its services"- Oscar A. Herrera