Lina Tran

Lina Tran

Senior Director, Program Services
Specialty Masters Programs

SB1 4500



MBA, UC Irvine
BS, Business Administration (focus in Accounting), CSU Long Beach

Lina Tran is the Senior Director of Program Services for Specialty Masters Programs at The Paul Merage School of Business. In her role, Lina oversees all aspects of program management and coordination of activities related to the Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc), Master of Finance (MFin), Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA), and Master of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (MIE) programs. Lina has been with the Merage School since 2013.

Prior to her current role, Lina served in the roles of Associate Director of MPAc Career Services and of Associate Director of MPAc Program Services to enhance the educational experiences and provide support to the MPAc students. 

A graduate of California State University, Long Beach with Summa Cum Laude honors, she parlayed her BS in Business Administration degree with a focus in Accountancy into an opportunity at Grant Thornton. For more than five years, she managed campus recruiting for the firm’s four Southern California offices across all their service lines.

In addition, Lina earned her MBA through the Merage FEMBA program in June 2018, with honors.