Applications

What’s New at Columbia Business School?

By - Jan 30, 12:21 PM   Comments [0]

During my recent trip to New York City, I met with Amanda Carlson, Assistant Dean of Admissions, and Christina Selby, Director of Admissions, at Columbia Business School. The weather was cold and dreary, but the enthusiasm and warmth in the CBS admissions office was palpable....

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Financial Times’ 2013 Global MBA Rankings

By - Jan 30, 12:13 PM   Comments [2]

Drum roll please…The Financial Times ranks the top 25 global b-schools as follows… 1. Harvard Business School 2. Stanford Graduate School of Business 3. University of Pennsylvania – Wharton 4. London Business School 5. Columbia Business School 6. INSEAD 7. IESE Business School 8. Hong Kong UST Business School 9. MIT Sloan 10. Chicago Booth 11....

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Integrated Reasoning: 6 Months Later

By - Jan 30, 12:07 PM   Comments [0]

Two recent GMAC articles (“Integrated Reasoning and Admissions” and “Demystifying the GMAT: What We Know About IR 6 Months After Launch”) talk about the demystification of the six-month-old Integrated Reasoning section of the GMAT. A few points: Did this section put any of the following groups at...

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MBA Admissions Infographic: Things to Consider

By - Jan 29, 01:53 AM   Comments [0]

Here is a helpful infographic from London Business School on things to consider when applying for an MBA. Find out more about London Business School's MBA Programme. Accepted.com's experienced admissions consultants can help you create the most impressive application possible with comprehensive packages, or provide targeted assistance...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Jan 28, 14:55 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome back to this edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s regular contributors. This week, Buzz bloggers discuss school culture, share 30 tips for "killing" the MBA application, and play the waiting game---not the waitlisted kind, but...

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GMAC Alumni Survey Shows Strong Job Market for 2012 Grads

By - Jan 28, 14:51 PM   Comments [0]

Last year's b-school grads faced a receptive job market, as 92 percent of 2012 graduates surveyed by the Graduate Management Admission Council were employed three months after graduation. That’s six percentage points higher than class of 2011 graduates surveyed at the same time the year...

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6 Ways to Play the MBA Waiting Game

By - Jan 28, 14:46 PM   Comments [0]

After months of planning, studying for the admissions exam, writing essays, and wrangling recommenders, you have just hit the submit button for your business school applications and are now wondering what's next as the MBA waiting game begins. Here are six tips to make the most of this period. 1....

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5 Interview Tips from Cornell’s Johnson School

By - Jan 28, 14:41 PM   Comments [0]

Many business schools have already extended interview invitations to Round 2 candidates, so there's no better time to absorb a few additional tips to help you navigate this all-important step in the MBA admissions process. In a recent update to the admissions blog at Cornell's Johnson...

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Post-submission Action Items

By - Jan 27, 11:26 AM   Comments [0]

So, you've submitted your application and probably think that all hard work is done? think again! Here are some post-submission tips from Aringo that can help you complete the application process successfully: Thank your recommenders, who played an important role in your application. Continue researching the MBA programs,...

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Kellogg MBA Student Blogger Interview: Abhishek’s Journey

By - Jan 26, 13:06 PM   Comments [0]

We decided to follow up with some of our past MBA blogger interviewees to see where their admissions journey brought them. First in our series is Abhishek Gutgutia, author of the blog, “The MBA Roller Coaster” and first year student at Northwestern Kellogg. The original...

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