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Specific Factors to Help Override a Less-than-Ideal GPA

By - Jun 4, 11:57 AM   Comments [0]

Specific Factors to Help Override a Less-than-Ideal GPA There are some broad factors that the admissions committee will take into account as reasons that can justify a lower-than-ideal GPA (and hence the admissions committee might not be looking at your lower-than-ideal GPA as a problem at...

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How Important is My GPA 4 Years After College?

By - Jun 4, 11:53 AM   Comments [0]

How Important is My GPA 4 Years After College? Some business school applicants simply never “gained their footing” in their undergraduate years. Perhaps moving far from home to attend college was difficult for them and they did not achieve high grades. Perhaps they chose...

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How to Convert a Foreign GPA

By - Jun 4, 11:46 AM   Comments [0]

How to Convert a Foreign GPA At MBA Admit.com, we work with many MBA candidates who attained their undergraduate or graduate degrees from universities outside of the United States. A very common concern among such candidates is how they should convert their GPAs, if their...

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Excerpt from our How to Apply to Columbia Business School Guide

By - Jun 1, 21:28 PM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group We recently updated our How to Apply to Columbia guide and wanted to call attention to a specific section here on the blog, because it should prove helpful to people as they apply this year. We will soon be updating...

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Webinar Available For On-Demand Viewing: How To Fund Your MBA

By - Jun 1, 14:37 PM   Comments [0]

Missed last week’s webinar, How to Pay for Your MBA? Still worried those b-school price tags will get the best of you? No problem. Get the facts you need to finance your business degree when you view How to Pay for Your MBA online now....

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Download Our Columbia Business School Application Guide (Updated for 2015/2016 Application Cycle)

By - May 25, 23:19 PM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff and Paul Lanzillotti, Amerasia Consulting Group Our updated 2015/2016 “How to Apply to Columbia” guide is now available for immediate download. This 12-page PDF is the starting point for prospective MBA applicants to CBS and is provided to at no cost.  Download the Columbia Business...

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Top MBA Programs in Technology – Business School Rankings (Updated 2015)

By - May 25, 05:07 AM   Comments [0]

By Paul Lanzillotti, Amerasia Consulting Group OUR RANKING OF BUSINESS SCHOOL PROGRAMS BY PERCENTAGE OF GRADUATES ENTERING THE TECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY IN 2014. Today's blog post is a follow up to our Top MBA Programs in Finance ranking. It's also our continued attempt at ranking top MBA programs by industry...

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You Really Should Watch This Harvard Business School Video from 2007

By - May 22, 00:53 AM   Comments [0]

By Paul Lanzillotti Amerasia Consulting Group   If you're applying to HBS this fall (2015), you really should watch the video that Deep Leopold and friends reference in their essay instructions. Per Dee's instructions on the "Direct from the Director" admissions blog:   There is one essay question for the Class of 2018: It's...

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Business School Rankings by Industry – Top MBA Programs in Finance for 2015

By - May 21, 22:17 PM   Comments [0]

By Paul Lanzillotti, Amerasia Consulting Group Today's blog post is going to be the first in a series that covers business school rankings. More specifically, it's Amerasia's attempt at ranking top MBA programs by industry and based on publicly available data. Our motivation for doing this...

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3 KEY THOUGHTS ABOUT COLUMBIA BUSINESS SCHOOL’S 2015 ESSAYS

By - May 21, 21:59 PM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group This year the schools are releasing the essays earlier than ever and it's going to be tough to keep up with the onslaught if I write my usual multi-thousand word opus, so we're going to use a little running device...

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