What’s a Good GMAT Score and What Score Do You Need?

By - Feb 20, 01:00 AM   Comments [0]

Quite simply, the GMAT score you need is the one that gets you into the b-school of your choice. Let's look at GMAT scoring in more detail to give this initial statement more context. GMAT Scoring Basics GMAT scores are used by business schools to provide a common...

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Personal Statement Fatal Flaw #1: Lack of Substance

By - Feb 19, 14:36 PM   Comments [0]

Writing about nothing tends to bore, like a trite sitcom or movie with no plot. They lack substance and so will your essay if it isn’t based on: • Substantive self-reflection. • Use of specifics, examples, and anecdotes. • Willingness to reveal your thought processes and feelings. So start...

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Alumni Donate $5M for New Construction at UT McCombs

By - Feb 19, 12:23 PM   Comments [0]

Bob and Marcie Zlotnik, founders of Houston energy company StarTex Power and alumni of The University of Texas at Austin, have pledged $5 million toward construction of the new graduate education building at McCombs School of Business, the school announced Tuesday. In recognition of the gift,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (February 19): Algebra and Critical Reasoning

By - Feb 19, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Function is defined as follows: if is positive or 0 then ; if is negative then . Which of the following is true about ? I. II. III. (A) I only (B) II only (C) III only (D) I and III only (E) not I, II, or III Question Discussion...

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USC Marshall School to Offer Degree in Social Entrepreneurship

By - Feb 18, 15:41 PM   Comments [0]

The USC Marshall School of Business has announced a new Master of Science in Social Entrepreneurship (MSSE) offered through the Brittingham Social Enterprise Lab, further expanding the opportunities for students interested in careers with social impact. Previously known as the Society and Business Lab and recently...

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How to Prep for Your MBA Interviews

By - Feb 18, 15:35 PM   Comments [0]

If you have an MBA interview coming up, check out Linda's video, MBA Interviews - Preparing for Behavioral and General Questions: If you have any questions, just leave us a question in the comment box below. Go ahead and rock those interviews! Accepted.com ~ Helping You Write...

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Do Your Part to Improve MBA Admissions – Win $500!

By - Feb 18, 15:29 PM   Comments [0]

AIGAC, the Association of International Graduate Admissions Consultants, is conducting a survey and would like YOUR participation! This is your chance to share your opinions of the MBA admissions experience with top MBA admissions committees. In May, AIGAC will hold its annual conference in New York...

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Thou Shalt Not Forget Thursday’s Webinar!

By - Feb 18, 15:20 PM   Comments [0]

Spaces for Thurday’s webinar, The 10 Commandments of MBA Interviews, are filling up! The webinar will take place Thursday (Feb. 20th) at 5:00 PM PT / 8:00 PM ET. Learn how to ace your MBA interview – sign up for The 10 Commandments of MBA Interviews...

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Advance Your Personal Goals NOW!

By - Feb 18, 13:00 PM   Comments [0]

We have noted before in our Mission Admission series that it is never too late to improve your business school candidacy by engaging in community activities. Today, we send a similar message with regard to personal leadership—you always have time to take steps to bolster your chances of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (February 18): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Feb 18, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) How many odd three-digit integers greater than 800 are there such that all their digits are different? (A) 40 (B) 56 (C) 72 (D) 81 (E) 104 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers...

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