Applications

How to Choose X Number of Essay Questions to Answer from Y Number of Choices

By - Oct 14, 09:50 AM   Comments [0]

If you face multiple essay questions on an application, how are you going to choose which one(s) you should answer and which one(s) you should skip? (Note: Fewer schools are offering multiple-question options though it’s good to know how to approach this issue if you’re...

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Our Very Own Judy Gruen is Published in the Wall Street Journal!

By - Oct 13, 12:58 PM   Comments [0]

Accepted’s own Judy Gruen has her first column, “Too Many Reps to Raunchy Music Hurt My Core”, in the Wall Street Journal! If you’re a subscriber, just click on the link. If you’re not a WSJ subscriber, google “Judy Gruen Wall Street Journal” and it...

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Top 20 MBA Programs in 2013

By - Oct 13, 12:54 PM   Comments [0]

Here are the 20 best MBA programs in the U.S. for 2013 according to Forbes: SCHOOL AND RANK PRE-MBA SALARY 2012 SALARY 1. Stanford GSB $80,000 $221,000 2. Chicago Booth $76,000 $200,000 3. Harvard Business School $80,000 $205,000 4. UPenn Wharton $80,000 $205,000 5. Northwestern Kellogg $73,000 $176,000 6. Dartmouth Tuck $72,000 $189,000 7. Columbia Business School $74,000 $192,000 8. Duke Fuqua $63,000 $152,000 9. Cornell Johnson $59,000 $155,000 10. Michigan Ross $61,000 $153,000 11....

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INSEAD Appoints Ilian Mihov New Dean

By - Oct 13, 12:38 PM   Comments [0]

Big news at INSEAD! The top European business school just appointed Ilian Mihov, an INSEAD economics professor, as dean. Mihov will be the first new dean appointed from “the inside” in more than 12 years and the first dean ever to carry out his deanship...

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Healthcare Management at Wharton and at Large

By - Oct 10, 13:46 PM   Comments [0]

Healthcare related opportunities for MBA graduates are on the rise, and the Health Care Management Program is at the cutting edge of preparing students to enter this exciting and dynamic field. Listen to the full recording of our podcast interview with June Kinney to learn more...

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Cornell Introduces New Joint Program With Israel’s Technion

By - Oct 10, 13:39 PM   Comments [0]

Cornell Innovation Institute at Cornell Tech and the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology are introducing a new joint program: an M.S. in Information Systems with a specialization in Connective Media. Students will receive degrees from both institutions. According to the Cornell Tech website, the program will meet...

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4 Application Strategy Tips: Stand Out AND Fit In

By - Oct 10, 13:34 PM   Comments [0]

It can be confusing: Half of the advice you read urges you to stand out in your application, while the other half advises you to explain how you’ll fit in. So which is it? Should you stand out or fit in? The answer, unsurprisingly, is BOTH....

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New Special Report for Indian MBA Applicants

By - Oct 8, 13:30 PM   Comments [0]

Indian applicants – this one’s for you! Our newest special report, Against the Odds: MBA Admissions for Indian Applicants, is geared towards Indian applicants who are looking to differentiate themselves from the large (and always growing) pool of Indian b-school applicants. The report is loaded with specific,...

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Interested in a Career in Hospitality?

By - Oct 7, 12:20 PM   Comments [0]

Are you interested in a career in hospitality? Do you see yourself managing a five-star hotel, resort, vacation tour company, exclusive spa, small bed and breakfast or top-flight restaurant? If you’re planning to pursue a degree in hospitality management, ideally from one of the top two...

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Are B-Schools Targeting Older Applicants?

By - Oct 7, 06:04 AM   Comments [0]

Is there such thing as being too young or old for an MBA? In case you missed it, Bloomberg Businessweek ran an interesting article a few weeks ago called the Graying of Harvard Business School which pointed out some of the stats of the...

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