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An Indian B-School Hopeful Racking Up the Work Experience

By - Sep 19, 09:34 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with MBA applicant bloggers, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at the MBA application process. And now…introducing Balaji. Accepted: First, can you tell us a little about yourself? Where are you from? Where and what...

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Is Your MBA Application Ready to Go Live?

By - Sep 18, 14:02 PM   Comments [0]

Wait! Are you sure you’re ready to hit submit? Are you certain that your MBA application is in tip-top condition and ready to go live? Don’t you want a definitive stamp of approval? An A+ grade that will enable you to send off your application...

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Stranger Things Have Happened!

By - Sep 16, 12:16 PM   Comments [0]

HBS published their class of 2016 profile and if you look closely, you’ll find something very strange… Someone was admitted with a 510 GMAT score! While this probably WON’T happen to you (we need to be realistic!), it sure is nice to know that anything is possible...

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How to Deal with Deadlines

By - Sep 14, 11:08 AM   Comments [0]

You don’t want to feel rushed (stress can lead to mistakes) and you don’t want to miss your deadline. So what can you do to stay on top of your game and submit your applications before the buzzer? 1. Set yourself a schedule and work backwards...

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MBA Admissions Tip: Dealing with a Low GPA

By - Sep 14, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Explaining a low GPA can be difficult and it requires you to examine your GPA’s trend. Consider the following scenarios: • Scenario A – 3.0 GPA, upward trend – You goofed off for your first few semesters and didn’t weigh the consequences. You failed some classes...

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Princeton University Master in Finance: Is It Right for You, and Are You Right for Princeton?

By - Sep 11, 12:53 PM   Comments [0]

Being amazing is just a qualification for the Princeton University Master in Finance program. But if you qualify, get admitted (about 30 out of 600 applicants do), and choose to attend (about 25 out of that 30), I believe you enter heaven. • All your classmates...

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MBA Essays That Earn an Automatic Rejection

By - Sep 10, 12:23 PM   Comments [0]

You could have a perfect GMAT score, a 4.0 from Yale, and a list of extracurriculars as long as your leg, and still end up in the reject pile for transgressing any one of the following three MBA application sins: 1. Lying or lacking credibility Lying on...

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See Jane Get into B-School with Low Stats

By - Sep 7, 12:04 PM   Comments [0]

See Jane. See Jane Study. See Jane sit for GMAT. See Jane sad with low score. See Jane attend Accepted.com webinar. See Jane jump. See Jane go to dream b-school! We want to see you go to your dream school too. Join us live on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 10:00 AM PST/1:00...

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Get Accepted to the Wharton School Webinar Recording Available!

By - Sep 7, 10:54 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton hopefuls – this one’s for you! Our recent webinar, Get Accepted to the Wharton School, is now available on our website for instant downloading or on-demand viewing. Who is the webinar for? Get Accepted to the Wharton School is geared towards all Wharton applicants – U.S....

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TexasWannaBeCali: 24 Year Old MBA Applicant Dreaming of the Beach

By - Sep 5, 10:22 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with MBA applicant bloggers, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at the MBA application process. And now…introducing our anonymous blogger, TexasWannaBeCali. Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and...

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