Admission Consultants

9 Do’s And Don’ts For Your Application Resume

By - Sep 16, 01:44 AM   Comments [0]

Your resume is usually the first opportunity admissions readers have to get to know you, your experience, and your skills. Because of the number of other application components they need to review (both yours and those belonging to the thousands of other applicants), most adcom...

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Will Facebook Destroy Your Admissions Chances?

By - Sep 16, 00:31 AM   Comments [0]

Did you know that it’s becoming common practice for admissions officers to check applicants’ Facebook profiles? And that it’s not uncommon that they find something that negatively impacts an applicant’s admission chances? Not only do you have to consider every comma and turn of phrase...

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Stanford GSB’s Dean Saloner to Step Down

By - Sep 15, 06:29 AM   Comments [0]

Dean Garth Saloner of the Stanford Graduate School of Business announced Monday that he plans to step down at the end of this academic year. His decision was prompted by increased media attention and scrutiny due to an ongoing lawsuit brought by a former professor...

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Duke Fuqua 2016 MBA Essay Tips

By - Sep 15, 00:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business has released the essay prompts for their 2015-2016 MBA application. Unlike many schools, which are paring down the required number of essays for their MBA applicants, Duke requires five separate responses in their MBA application essay section. There...

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Stanford GSB Tops Forbes ROI Ranking…Again

By - Sep 14, 08:17 AM   Comments [0]

Last week, Forbes released its 2015 ranking of the best business schools in the United States based on the return on investment (ROI) of the MBA Class of 2010 grads. For the second straight time, Stanford Graduate School of Business nudged out Harvard Business School...

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Show Your School Pride and Win $1,000 with the #LookatmyMBA Video Contest

By - Sep 14, 05:43 AM   Comments [0]

It takes a lot of hard work to get into a top business school, and we know that school spirit and pride run super strong, from Day One on campus to years later, as an alumni. If you’re currently at business school, earned your MBA...

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Last Minute MBA Application Advice: Before You Hit the Submit Button

By - Sep 10, 16:24 PM   Comments [0]

Updated for the 2015/2016 Application Year By Paul Lanzillotti, Amerasia Consulting Group I've updated Amerasia's list of best tips and best practices for submitting your MBA application online. So hopefully this prevents many of you from not getting caught with your pants down just hours to go...

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An Interview With Our Own: Esmeralda Cardenal

By - Sep 10, 12:18 PM   Comments [0]

Curious about the life and times of our spectacular admissions consultants? Please enjoy our newest blog series in which we interview the fabulous people who make up the Accepted.com staff. Next up is…Esmeralda Cardenal. Accepted: Can you tell us a little about yourself? Where and what...

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Get Accepted To Wharton Webinar Recording Available!

By - Sep 10, 12:06 PM   Comments [0]

Wharton hopefuls – this one’s for you! Our recent webinar, Get Accepted to Wharton, is now available for viewing on our website. Who is the webinar for? Get Accepted to Wharton is geared towards all Wharton applicants – U.S. applicants, international applicants, reapplicants, young applicants, older applicants…anyone with their...

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ROI of an MBA

By - Sep 10, 06:02 AM   Comments [0]

A master’s degree in business is now the most popular graduate degree in America, according to the U.S. Department of Education. But while there is clear demand for MBAs, some experts continue to question the value of an MBA – more specifically the return on investment. To...

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