Author Archive - Kaplan

How to Cash in on MBA Scholarships

By - Nov 6, 10:27 AM   Comments [0]

Avoid loans and secure funding with a competitive GMAT score. If there’s one thing future MBAs are likely to understand, it’s the value of a good investment. Even though figuring out how to pay for an MBA can present a challenge, business school applicants may be...

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Integrated Reasoning Matters, Say MBA Admissions Officers

By - Nov 5, 12:07 PM   Comments [0]

How much weight is given to Integrated Reasoning in evaluating GMAT scores? It’s been more than three years since Integrated Reasoning was added to the GMAT—so while we can’t say the section is new, we can say that attitudes towards it have changed. This summer, as part...

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What Is a “Good” GMAT Score?

By - Nov 3, 12:58 PM   Comments [0]

Different business schools have different expectations of test takers. That all depends on what business school you want to go to. At the end of the day, a good GMAT score is the one that gets you into the business school of your choice. Let’s look...

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A Perfect GMAT Score Isn’t Everything at HBS

By - Oct 29, 08:10 AM   Comments [0]

A perfect GMAT score is no guarantee at HBS (but it doesn’t hurt). Why do HBS applicants with perfect GMAT scores occasionally get “dinged”? Which MBA programs offer the best value? What’s drawing business school graduates to Silicon Valley? Keep reading to get the answers to...

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How To Do Halloween On A Budget

By - Oct 27, 09:19 AM   Comments [0]

Image via Pixabay By Elana Goodwin on October 27, 2015 This article is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan.  Search Uloop for student housing, college roommates, sublets, part-time jobs, internships, tutors, and campus news. Some people choose to go all out for Halloween, even though it’s just one...

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7 Reasons to Take a Free GMAT Practice Test

By - Oct 23, 12:01 PM   Comments [0]

What can you learn from your GMAT score? Hitting the GMAT score you need to get into your first-choice business school doesn’t happen overnight—it takes practice. That means spending the precious amount of study time you have before Test Day wisely. Lucky for you, we’ve got...

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Business School Rankings Arrive, MBA Program Waives Tuition

By - Oct 22, 10:50 AM   Comments [0]

One school of business offers its MBA students a full ride. Which MBA program tops The Economist’s latest business school rankings list? What’s Emory Goizueta’s new class like? Where can MBA students and alumni find the best networking opportunities? Keep reading to get the answers to...

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Getting into a Top MBA Program

By - Oct 20, 11:55 AM   Comments [0]

Does your GMAT score meet elite business school standards? A recent Forbes article titled “America’s Best Business Schools” discussed the advantages of graduating from a top MBA program. There’s no doubt that earning an elite business degree increases your earning potential and broadens your career choices—so,...

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Getting Into a Top MBA Program

By - Oct 20, 11:55 AM   Comments [0]

Does your GMAT score meet elite business school standards? A recent Forbes article titled “America’s Best Business Schools” discussed the advantages of graduating from a top MBA program. There’s no doubt that earning an elite business degree increases your earning potential and broadens your career choices....

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Pop Quiz for Quick GMAT Prep

By - Oct 16, 07:54 AM   Comments [0]

Are you prepared for the test question types you’ll see on Test Day? Pop quiz time! Wait … did we just hear one collective groan echoing across the internet? Perhaps you just had a bad flashback to that Intro to Macroeconomics class and your palms are...

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