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GMAT Guide Update Includes 6 Months Online Access

By - Jul 16, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Graduate Management Admission Council, in partnership with Wiley, is making studying for the GMAT exam easier and more convenient. The best-selling Official Guide for GMAT Review series is adding online content, videos and a study tool, allowing b-school applicants to access hundreds of real,...

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Oxford Saïd to Launch Newly Redesigned MBA Program

By - Jul 16, 05:35 AM   Comments [0]

University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School has announced a major redesign of the one-year Oxford MBA, launching in September 2014, that will provide future leaders with the skills, knowledge, and personal qualities needed to meet the world-scale challenges of the 21st century. In the redesigned program,...

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New Application at Cornell’s Johnson School Adds LinkedIn Feature

By - Jul 15, 06:56 AM   Comments [0]

The Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University recently announced the launch of a new admissions application for its one-year and two-year MBA programs, making it one of the most unique applications in the marketplace. Featuring a LinkedIn profile option and accessible on any...

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Judge Business School 2014-2015 Deadlines, Essays

By - Jul 15, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Cambridge Judge Business School has posted the essay questions and the five rounds of deadlines for entry in September 2015. Round 1 September 19, 2014 Round 2 October 24, 2014 Round 3 January 9, 2015 Round 4 March 6, 2015 Round 5 May 1, 2015 Essay questions The following are the main essay questions...

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Overcome 3 MBA Application Challenges Facing Military Veterans

By - Jul 14, 05:12 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com When it comes to some of the key qualities elite business school admissions officers are looking for in MBA applicants – demonstrated leadership and management skills, an ability to motivate and work well in a team and international...

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Georgetown MBA 2014-2015 Deadlines, Essay Questions

By - Jul 11, 05:40 AM   Comments [0]

The Georgetown MBA program at McDonough School of Business has announced the application essay questions and deadlines for the 2014-2015 admissions season. Round 1 Deadline: October 10, 2014 Notification: December 20, 2014 Round 2 Deadline: January 5, 2015 Notification: March 20, 2015 Round 3 Deadline: April 1, 2015 Notification: May 15, 2015  Essay Questions Please answer...

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Kellogg School of Management 2014-2015 Deadlines

By - Jul 10, 10:03 AM   Comments [0]

Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management has posted the 2014-2015 MBA application deadlines. Round 1 Deadline: September 24, 2014 Notification: December 17, 2014 Round 2 Deadline: January 7, 2015 Notification: March 25, 2015 Round 3 Deadline: April 1, 2015 Notification: May 13, 2015 For additional information, please visit the Kellogg admissions website. *** If you are looking for...

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Cornell’s Johnson School Unveils 2014-2015 Essays

By - Jul 9, 10:47 AM   Comments [0]

Cornell’s Johnson School has announced the essay questions for the 2014-2015 MBA admissions season. Per Nichole Grossman, assistant director of admissions and financial aid at Johnson, the essay questions this year are as follows: Applicants for both the One-Year and Two-Year Ithaca based MBA programs: You...

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Tuesday Tips: 2014 University of Virginia Darden School of Business MBA essay tips

By - Jul 8, 11:39 AM   Comments [0]

While writing only 500 words for your University of Virginia Darden School of Business application essay may seem simple, it requires discipline to highlight all of the important parts of your profile for the admissions committee in less space. Writing a compelling essay with such...

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MBA Tour Kicks Off Soon

By - Jul 7, 12:06 PM   Comments [0]

If you’re considering pursuing an MBA degree, attending an MBA fair is a great place to start. The MBA Tour is hosting 9 events across the US this July, starting in Chicago on July 16. Collect Information and Easily Compare Programs MBA Panel Presentations cover valuable business school...

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