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MBA Essays That Earn an Automatic Rejection

By - Sep 10, 12:23 PM   Comments [0]

You could have a perfect GMAT score, a 4.0 from Yale, and a list of extracurriculars as long as your leg, and still end up in the reject pile for transgressing any one of the following three MBA application sins: 1. Lying or lacking credibility Lying on...

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Vault’s 2015 Banking Rankings

By - Sep 9, 11:10 AM   Comments [0]

The following banks were rated based on the issues that matter to bankers: prestige, hours, compensation, work-life balance, firm culture, overall satisfaction, business outlook, and other “quality of life” categories. For each of these parameters, other than prestige, the banking professionals rated their own place...

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See Jane Get into B-School with Low Stats

By - Sep 7, 12:04 PM   Comments [0]

See Jane. See Jane Study. See Jane sit for GMAT. See Jane sad with low score. See Jane attend Accepted.com webinar. See Jane jump. See Jane go to dream b-school! We want to see you go to your dream school too. Join us live on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 10:00 AM PST/1:00...

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Get Accepted to the Wharton School Webinar Recording Available!

By - Sep 7, 10:54 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton hopefuls – this one’s for you! Our recent webinar, Get Accepted to the Wharton School, is now available on our website for instant downloading or on-demand viewing. Who is the webinar for? Get Accepted to the Wharton School is geared towards all Wharton applicants – U.S....

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TexasWannaBeCali: 24 Year Old MBA Applicant Dreaming of the Beach

By - Sep 5, 10:22 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with MBA applicant bloggers, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at the MBA application process. And now…introducing our anonymous blogger, TexasWannaBeCali. Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and...

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Johnson at Cornell University 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 4, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

Are you looking for a close-knit, collaborative MBA program focused on experiential learning, committed to innovation, and further differentiated by an immersion learning component? Plus, it's located on an Ivy League campus with all the resources and networking opportunities the larger community provides. Still interested?...

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The GMAT Score Preview and Application Boxes

By - Sep 4, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

MBA applicants, pay heed: two major b-school admissions topics have been on Linda’s mind and in this week’s episode of Admissions Straight Talk, she shares the word. Listen to the full recording of the show for some very important advice about the GMAT score preview and...

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GMAT vs. GRE: Harvard Business School Weighs In

By - Sep 3, 12:17 PM   Comments [0]

HBS’s admissions director, Dee Leopold shares a helpful post on how HBS approaches the GMAT versus GRE issue. I’ll preface this with her preface: Please don’t over-crunch! In short, the HBS view is agnostic. It’s not about which exam or even the overall score, but about...

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Top 10 Most Expensive Private Business Schools in the U.S.

By - Sep 2, 12:49 PM   Comments [0]

In 2013-2014, b-school prices at private, elite business schools in the U.S. increased about $3,000 since the previous academic year. The average tuition for these 10 costly programs is almost $13,000 more than the average tuition of all ranked programs. By contrast, one of the least...

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Admissions Offers to International Grad Students Increase 9% Since 2013

By - Sep 2, 12:44 PM   Comments [0]

For the fourth year in a row, the Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) reported a 9% increase in graduate school offers to international students. Here are some highlights from the recent report (Findings from the 2014 CGS International Graduate Admissions Survey, Phase II: Final Applications...

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