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MBA News at Accepted: Columbia Business School

By - Sep 30, 00:43 AM   Comments [0]

This is unofficially Columbia Business School week at Accepted. We didn't plan it that way, but that's how it worked out. A few items to keep in mind: Columbia's Linda Meehan, Assistant Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid for Columbia's MBA program, will be available to answer...

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PTE Academic

By - Sep 25, 12:29 PM   Comments [0]

TOEFL watch out. And IELTS pay attention. A new English language test, Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic), will come to a secure testing center near you in October of 2009. This test was developed in collaboration with the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) and...

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Applying to Business School in this Global Recession

By - Sep 24, 13:05 PM   Comments [0]

Peter von Loesecke, CEO and Managing Director, of The MBA Tour, shared the following insights with I am often approached with the question about how the current economic conditions are affecting the market for MBA programs.  Not surprisingly, even people working in the education industry...

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MBA Admissions Round Up: Notre Dame, LBS Q&A, Application Volume, WSJ Rankings, and More

By - Sep 23, 12:48 PM   Comments [0]

There is so much happening at this time of year! It's time for a round-up: Notre Dame Mendoza MBA Admissions Chat: Join for a chance to get insights into Notre Dame’s dynamic MBA program, on Thursday, September 24, 2009 at 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ET/5:00...

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Notre Dame Mendoza 2010 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Sep 18, 12:55 PM   Comments [0]

Notre Dame Mendoza 2010 MBA Essay Questions My comments are below in red. Your responses to the essay questions are extremely important in the selection process. Please use separate sheets of paper for each essay question and include your name on each sheet. Your essays should be typed and...

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Access MBA Tour Visits North Am, Europe, and Middle East

By - Sep 17, 12:23 PM   Comments [0]

The Access MBA Tour kicks off this Saturday in Manhattan and proceeds to Montreal on September 21. It then continues to nineteen additional cities throughout Europe and the Middle East in October and November.  Top businessschools, like Chicago Booth, INSEAD, IE, IESE, and HEC, participate...

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Fit In, Stand Out

By - Sep 17, 12:22 PM   Comments [0]

It may seem like a contradiction, but an effective EMBA application strategy will simultaneously make you stand out as an applicant and show how you fit with the program in question. If you’re a mid-level manager at a global IT company, or an entrepreneur whose enterprise...

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Cornell Johnson 2010 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Sep 15, 10:46 AM   Comments [0]

Cornell Johnson 2010 MBA Essay Questions My comments are in red. To ensure the depth and dynamism of the Johnson School education, we seek to enroll a class composed of students whose insights are distinct and whose actions are penetrating. The essay portion of your application gives...

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London Business School 2010 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Sep 14, 10:58 AM   Comments [0]

London Business School 2010 MBA Essay Questions My comments are in red. The Admissions Committee will consider carefully your answers to the following questions.  Please complete all of the essay questions beginning your answer below each question and giving word counts for each answer.  Once complete, please...

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MBADiversity City Forums Events & Test Prep Scholarship

By - Sep 11, 23:14 PM   Comments [0]

It's been a rough year financially for most people.  So it's nice to see when others are reaching out to help, and we at Accepted are trying to help out too. GradPrep, in conjuction with MBADiversity, will be awarding an $450.00 scholarship*  to a...

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