Admission Consultants

Michigan Ross Students Launch Private Equity Club

By - Sep 29, 10:01 AM   Comments [0]

Two students at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business have started the school’s first private equity club to strengthen the relationship between students interested in the industry and professionals. The group, called Michigan Ross Private Equity, was formed by founder and co-president Greg Sanker....

Read More

Know Parents’ Role in the MBA Admissions Process

By - Sep 29, 05:56 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com If Mom and Dad are actively involved in your MBA application process, then it might be time to rethink their role at this critical career crossroads. The admissions committee wants to see applicants with demonstrated...

Read More

Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Sep 28, 22:00 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome to the latest edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. This week, MBA bloggers look forward to a sleepless first year, lay out their essay strategies, and think up an entirely new...

Read More

What You Should NOT Include in Your MBA Essays

By - Sep 28, 13:36 PM   Comments [0]

Do this. Write that. Include the other. What TO put in your MBA essays is the topic of many discussions. But what NOT to include is a less talked about conversation. Until now… Check out these three things that you should NEVER include your MBA application...

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Read More

The Georgetown McDonough MBA: Everything You Need to Know

By - Sep 28, 13:29 PM   Comments [0]

Georgetown McDonough is famous for being the place where business and policy meet, but there is so much more to say about this top MBA Program. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Shari Hubert, Associate Dean of MBA Admissions at Georgetown McDonough School of...

Tags: , , , , . Read More

MIT Master in Finance – Is It the Right Fit for You (and Vice Versa)?

By - Sep 28, 13:26 PM   Comments [0]

Practicality is the essence of MIT’s Master in Finance program. It’s just one year, as opposed to numerous MFin programs that are 1.5 to 2 years, and, as the website notes, it was developed “as a direct response to demand in the financial industry.” In...

Tags: , , , . Read More

Enrollment Flags for Women Pursuing the MBA

By - Sep 25, 11:08 AM   Comments [0]

As more and more business schools publish their MBA class profiles for the incoming class, it has become clear that despite all the discussion of women and MBAs of 2013, female enrollment numbers overall have stagnated. While a few schools, such as UC Berkeley Haas School...

Read More

Cornell Launches Dual Degree with CEIBS

By - Sep 25, 10:20 AM   Comments [0]

Cornell University and the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) have partnered to create a dual MBA and Master of Management in Hospitality (MMH) program launching in fall 2015. The dual degree will offer a well-rounded hospitality management education with courses in operations management, organizational behavior,...

Read More

HEC Paris Launches New MBA-MIF Program

By - Sep 24, 07:01 AM   Comments [0]

HEC Paris Business School just announced the launch of its new MBA-MIF program in a press release Monday. The 20-month program (16 months for the MBA and 10 months for the Masters in Finance) will provide students with an integrated curriculum, allowing for different tracks...

Tags: , , . Read More

Michigan Ross MBA Essay Tips

By - Sep 23, 15:17 PM   Comments [0]

Michigan Ross is a program that emphasizes learning both inside and outside the classroom, and is seeking candidates that are intellectually curious and able to accomplish their goals. At the same time, fit is a crucial part of the Ross evaluation process and Ross wants...

Read More