Admissions Round Up: The Education Gender Gap, Oxford’s “Essay,” and the Budget Cutting Crisis of the U.K.

By - Jun 18, 10:19 AM   Comments [0]

A Chronicle for Higher Education article reports that according to a recent study released by the U.S. Education Department, women dominate every degree level and will continue to do so over the coming decade. By 2019, the study projects, women will account for 59% of...

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Save $350 on The Princeton Review GMAT course – limited time offer

By - Jun 18, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

#princeton img {border:0 !important} Limited Time Offer: Save $350 on a GMAT LiveOnline course if you enroll between 6/17 – 6/30. Year Round Offer: Save $100 on Classroom, LiveOnline and Online courses. Discounts also available for MCAT, DAT, OAT, USMLE, GRE or GMAT. $350 off GMAT Classroom Courses,...

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Newsflash: Publishes New Special Report and Email Course on how to Create Exemplary Essays!

By - Jun 16, 23:13 PM   Comments [0]

Reading sample essays is a great way to stimulate your creative juices before you sit down to write your essays. However, most people spend a ton of time reading sample essays, but have no idea how to apply the techniques used in the perfectly crafted...

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Haas Reports Uptick in Class of 2010 Employment

By - Jun 16, 23:08 PM   Comments [0]

Here is yet another article to suggest that the job market is finally, and slowly, improving. A Haas School Newsroom report shares the results its graduating class's job statistics. Result highlights: 77% of the full-time graduating class received job offers. This is compared to last year's 74%. Students...

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MBAs Want to Do Well…and Good

By - Jun 15, 23:03 PM   Comments [0]

While the market may not be at its best right now, there's never been a better time to pursue the career of a do-gooder. According to a Bloomberg Businessweek article, "MBA Grads Tackle Social Problems," a "new breed" of b-school graduate is emerging. These optimistic, ideal-driven...

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Interview with a Current Kellogg Part-time MBA Student

By - Jun 15, 22:56 PM   Comments [0]

Interview with current part-time Kellogg student (evening program) with an engineering background, currently working at a tech company What is your goal for getting the MBA? In the next five years or so, I plan to advance within my company with an increasing focus on international business....

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Stanford GSB 2011 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Jun 14, 12:34 PM   Comments [0]

Stanford GSB 2011 Essay Questions This Stanford GSB 2011 MBA Application tip post is one of a series of posts providing MBA application and essay advice for applicants to top MBA programs around the world. You can access the entire series at My tips for...

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3 Million Students Worldwide Study Outside Home Countries, and Other International Ed Trends

By - Jun 14, 12:30 PM   Comments [0]

(From Inside Higher Ed's article, "The International Student Scene.") •    671,616 international students enrolled in U.S. universities this year -- a record high. •    The U.S. hosts the largest number of foreign students, followed by the U.K., France, Germany, and Australia. •    Japan and China both have goals...

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How One MBA Blogger Chose His Recommenders

By - Jun 11, 04:08 AM   Comments [0]

A blogger known as KT discussed his strategy for choosing people to write his letters of recommendation for his MBA candidacy. "Selecting recommenders is a tough job," KT wrote. "This task not only reflects your judgment ability (as to who can write favorably for you)...

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College and MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - Jun 11, 04:05 AM   Comments [0]

1. A Chronicle article titled, "On Sticker Prices and 'Wishful Thinking,'" reports that students and parents have hastily "ruled out colleges based solely on published sticker prices without considering how much financial aid they might receive." According to a recent survey, these students and their...

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