Apply Now for McKinsey Emerging Scholars

By - Mar 28, 08:57 AM   Comments [0]

Are you headed to a full-time MBA program at one of the top-tier business schools this Fall? Then consider applying for a McKinsey-sponsored scholarship opportunity for outstanding pre-MBA students. The Emerging Scholars program offers  a monetary award, individual mentorship with McKinsey consultants, and an opportunity to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (March 28)

By - Mar 28, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A chess player won 25 percent of the first 20 games he played and all of his remaining games. What is the ratio of the number of games he won to the number of the games he lost? (Assume there cannot be a draw in...

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3 Tips for Handling a Low GMAT Quant Score

By - Mar 28, 01:42 AM   Comments [0]

A low quant score on the GMAT (at the lower end of the school’s 80% range) is never good news, but it doesn’t equal immediate rejection. As I’ve mentioned in the past, no single score is scrutinized independently, but rather your entire profile is examined as a...

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NYU Stern 2016 Executive MBA Essay Tips

By - Mar 28, 01:33 AM   Comments [0]

Reflecting the character of the university at large, NYU Stern has always sought applicants who bring not just requisite accomplishment, but also intellectual energy and engagement with the world – people who have a point of view and are willing to express it. Stern’s EMBA...

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Low GMAT Score? Don’t Panic…Yet.

By - Mar 28, 01:16 AM   Comments [0]

A low GMAT score or a low GPA is not necessarily an MBA deal breaker. No adcom is going to admit or dismiss a candidate based solely on one semester’s poor GPA or a low verbal GMAT score without also reflecting on other numbers as well as...

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6 Ways To Prepare For Business School During Undergrad

By - Mar 25, 16:08 PM   Comments [0]

By Gretchen Kernbach on March 25, 2016 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. It may not be the end of the road for you after college if you plan on...

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Harvard Business School Names New Head of MBA Admissions

By - Mar 25, 05:24 AM   Comments [0]

A five-month search culminated yesterday with Harvard Business School’s announcement that Chad Losee, Harvard MBA Class of 2013, will be its next Managing Director of MBA Admissions and Financial Aid. Losee will succeed Dee Leopold, who has headed the school’s MBA selection process since 2006. Leopold...

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GMAT Question of the Day (March 25)

By - Mar 25, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math How much water (in grams) should be added to a 35%-solution of acid to obtain a 10%-solution of acid? (1) There are 50 grams of the 35%-solution. (2) In the 35%-solution of acid the ratio of acid to water is 7:13. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click...

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Talking with a Military Tuckie

By - Mar 25, 01:45 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with David Donahue, a student at Dartmouth Tuck. Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from?...

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What to Do About a Low GPA

By - Mar 24, 12:55 PM   Comments [0]

This week, join us for a rebroadcast of one of our most popular shows – our discussion of how to address a low GPA. Many applicants are concerned about their undergrad GPAs, and nervous that their GPA might be too low for their target graduate program. If...

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