MBA Interview Tips to Help You Knock It Out of the Park

By - Nov 17, 06:38 AM   Comments [0]

As you may guess, the purpose of the MBA admissions interview is twofold: it gives the AdCom a chance to see a candidate’s personality, leadership qualities and motivation for pursuing an MBA, and it also lets applicants tell their own story beyond the essays and...

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3 Things Every MBA Applicant Should Know About The PTE

By - Nov 17, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Are you a non-native English speaker wondering whether you’ll need to take an English proficiency exam in order to get into a top business school? Many of the world’s top MBA programs conduct classes primarily or exclusively in English. Admissions committees want to...

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Executive MBA Pros & Cons

By - Nov 17, 02:47 AM   Comments [0]

Our blog series, 12 Terrific Tips, offers specialized advice for MBA applicants in a range of situations – from deciding between an MBA and EMBA program, to applying as a member of an overpopulated sub-group, to acing your interviews…and loads more! Here’s the next post: Thinking about...

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GMAT Question of the Day (November 17)

By - Nov 17, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If is ? (1) (2) is a prime number and is NOT a prime number   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B- (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s methods help...

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Women Discuss Their Experiences In B-School

By - Nov 16, 23:30 PM   Comments [0]

There are A LOT of inspiring women on the Admissionado team. So, when we found out that female MBA enrollment is at an all-time high, AND that 12 of the best schools in the world (including Harvard, Wharton and Yale, just to name a few)...

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How important is the interview at Harvard Business School?

By - Nov 16, 23:03 PM   Comments [0]

Extremely important – at HBS and every other selective business school! As many MBA programs, including Harvard, have reduced the number of essays and placed word-count limits on recommendations, the admissions interview has only grown in significance.  This in-person dialogue represents a business school’s best opportunity to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (November 16)

By - Nov 16, 13:40 PM   Comments [0]

Math If is a positive integer, what is the least possible value of ? (1) (2)   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Over 4 M students achieved educational...

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Monday Mail-Bag: Advice on Big Picture Issues That Impact GMAT Test Takers…

By - Nov 16, 10:39 AM   Comments [0]

This series of emails and PMs focuses on situations that many Test Takers face during their studies. The names of the original posters have been changed to protect their identities. Too Many CATs in Too Short a Period of Time Hey Rich, I’m in my last 2 weeks...

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Guiding Your Business School Recommenders

By - Nov 16, 06:43 AM   Comments [0]

As the majority of Round 2 deadlines are in early January, you should follow up with your recommenders now to ensure they are pacing themselves and won’t be crunched for time once all of the year-end craziness hits. These contacts are doing you a huge favor,...

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Chicago Booth Profile: Class of 2017

By - Nov 16, 03:51 AM   Comments [0]

Let’s take a look at this year's newest Chicago Booth class, the class of 2017… • Number of applications received - 4,286 • Average class size - 585 • Female students - 42% • Male students - 58% • Average student age - 27.8 years • Average years work experience - 5 • GMAT range - 570-780 • Average GMAT - 726 • GPA range (mid-80%) - 3.2-3.9 • Average GPA - 3.6 • U.S. minority students -...

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