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Sitting Down with Ross’ Dean Dolan

By - Dec 22, 02:40 AM   Comments [0]

The Monroe Street Journal recently interviewed Dean Robert Dolan, dean of University of Michigan’s Stephen M. Ross School of Business. Questions for the interview were selected from reader submissions made to MSJ and cover issues important to current and prospective Ross students. The first question was...

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GMAT Volume Hits Record High

By - Dec 21, 11:44 AM   Comments [0]

Hot off the Mediaroom press: The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) reports that 2009 will see a record-breaking number of GMAT test takers—a whopping 267,000, up from last year’s record of 264,700. GMAC’s Dave Wilson discusses the phenomenon: “The unprecedented GMAT testing levels we are seeing...

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MBA Admissions News: The Waning Days of Deferrals

By - Dec 18, 12:09 PM   Comments [0]

While deferrals used to be more freely granted, this year b-schools are buckling down and saying “no,” reports BusinessWeek‘s Anne VanderMay . VanderMay provides a few reasons why top b-schools are moving in this direction. First, she says, the volume of deferrals was getting weightier. Financial...

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MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - Dec 16, 12:03 PM   Comments [0]

Last week was packed with MBA admissions-related news. It’s time for a round up! This MBA Podcaster video includes valuable information on Stanford’s MBA application and b-school experience, including an interview with Linda Abraham, Accepted’s founder and president, about the application process and Stanford’s essays, as...

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Financial Times European B-school Rankings Are Out!

By - Dec 15, 12:29 PM   Comments [0]

The Financial Times released its 2009 European Business School Rankings this week. Take some time to read up on FT’s ranking methodology and to play around in the extensive databases and charts which rank the top European B-schools programs as well as graduate salary rankings. Top...

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Beautiful B-School Photo Contest 2010 is Here!

By - Dec 14, 01:28 AM   Comments [0]

It’s that time of year again—time to visit your top choice b-school campuses and show off to the world what you’ve found. Put your artistic talent to the test by submitting your favorite campus photos to the annual Beautiful B-School Photo Contest! Last year’s 1st place...

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Kellogg MBA London Ambassador Event on Dec 21, 2009

By - Dec 11, 16:45 PM   Comments [0]

Dear All, You are invited to the Kellogg MBA Program London Ambassador Event being held on December 21st 2009. The event is designed to give prospective students the chance to find out more about student life at the Kellogg School of Management and will include a...

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MBA Admissions Chats: Cornell, Tuck, Consortium, LBS

By - Dec 11, 01:26 AM   Comments [0]

We have two great chats coming up next week. If you are applying to Tuck and Cornell, don’t miss these interactive events. Monday, December 14, 2009 at 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ET/6:00 PM GMT Randall Sawyer, Director of Admissions at Cornell’s Johnson School of Business, along...

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Chicago Booth Dean Announces Resignation

By - Dec 10, 01:18 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Chicago Booth School of Business Dean Edward A. Snyder announced that he will end his tenure as dean at the conclusion of his current term on June 30, 2010. In a gracious letter to the Chicago community he pays tribute to David...

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B-Schools Search Globally for International Students

By - Dec 10, 00:59 AM   Comments [0]

Reaching out to countries like India and China is old news already. The recent trend, according to BusinessWeek in “In Hunt for Students, Business Schools Go Global” is to recruit from economically developing countries like Chile, Nigeria, Saudi Arabia, and Vietnam. The number of U.S....

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