Wharton’s Social Impact Initiative Welcomes New Senior Fellow

By - Dec 22, 08:19 AM   Comments [0]

Jonathan Greenblatt, founder of Ethos Water and currently Special Assistant to the President and Director of the White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation, will serve as a Senior Fellow at University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School starting in January, the school announced late...

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Network with Yale, Darden and Penn State

By - Dec 22, 06:50 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re thinking about an MBA, one important step in your application process

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Addressing Academic Strengths On MBA Applications

By - Dec 22, 06:39 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Hard data points such as test scores and GPAs carry significant weight as business school admissions committees attempt to determine whether an applicant has the chops to handle the quantitative requirements of an MBA program. While...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 22)

By - Dec 22, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Set A consist of 10 terms, each of which is a reciprocal of a prime number, is the median of the set less than 1/5? (1) Reciprocal of the median is a prime number. (2) The product of any two terms of the set is a terminating...

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4 Reasons You Got Dinged (And What You Can Do About It)

By - Dec 21, 10:14 AM   Comments [0]

Many top MBA programs released decisions in the past several days, including: Chicago Booth, Cornell Johnson, Duke Fuqua, Michigan Ross, MIT Sloan, Northwestern Kellogg, UVA Darden, and Wharton. Did your app hit the chopping block? Here’s why: 1) You didn't qualify. You gotta call a spade a spade...

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Meet our MBA Consultants: Arthur Janik

By - Dec 21, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

Each week, we sit down and get to know one of our MBA Consultants. Not to brag, but we have an amazing team of people, and there’s more to them than just their top school pedigree or their devilish good looks. When you’re choosing an MBA...

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From Rwandan Advertising to Wharton Entrepreneurship: The Unconventional MBA Path

By - Dec 19, 13:31 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Mary Patton S. Davis, a first-year student at Wharton. Accepted: We'd like to get to...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Dec 19, 12:25 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome to the end-of-year edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. There was much to celebrate this week as multiple bloggers shared the great news of  getting in to one or more of...

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R1 Decisions from Michigan Ross

By - Dec 19, 11:35 AM   Comments [0]

Moved by the holiday spirit, Soojin Kwon, MBA admissions director at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business, tapped into her inner poet for her latest blog post announcing the Round 1 admitted student calls she and her team completed Thursday. All decisions are...

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Will I Ever Use My GMAT Skills Again?

By - Dec 19, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learning GMAT skills isn’t just a means to an end. What you learn will benefit you in b-school One of the questions many GMAT students ask is “why do we have to take this [insert colorful word] test anyway?” There is despair and frustration evident in...

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